[artinfo] Fwd: Henry Moore Institute Research Fellowships 2012/13
Maja & Reuben Fowkes
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Wed Nov 23 11:29:12 CET 2011
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Subject: Henry Moore Institute Research Fellowships 2012/13
Date: Wed, 23 Nov 2011 09:52:57 -0000
From: Kirstie Gregory <Kirstie at henry-moore.org>
Please circulate as appropriate... Thank you and all good wishes, Kirstie
Henry Moore Institute Research Fellowships (2012-2013)
*Call for applications*
The Henry Moore Institute is a world-recognised centre for the study of
sculpture in the heart of Leeds. An award-winning exhibitions venue,
research centre, library and sculpture archive, the Institute hosts a
year-round programme of exhibitions, conferences and lectures, as well
as developing research and publications, to expand the understanding and
scholarship of historical and contemporary sculpture.
The Institute is a part of The Henry Moore Foundation, set up by the
sculptor Henry Moore (1898-1986) in 1977 to encourage appreciation of
the visual arts, especially sculpture.
Research is central to the activities of the Institute. Through it, we
aim to encourage research into sculpture both within our walls and
without, acting as a hub to develop communities of research. Each year
we offer a number of fellowships, enabling researchers of different
backgrounds and disciplines to develop their work at the Institute.
The Henry Moore Institute invites applications for the following
fellowship programmes in 2012-2013:
*Research Fellowships*are intended for artists, scholars and curators,
working on historic and contemporary sculpture using the Institute's
library, archive of sculptors' papers and the collection of Leeds Art
Gallery. Up to four fellowswill be given the opportunity to spend a
month in Leeds to develop their own research.With access to our
resources and an on-going dialogue with the Institute staff, fellows are
free to pursue their own interests in a supportive and stimulating
*Senior Fellowships*are intended to give established scholars (working
on any aspect of sculpture) time and space to develop a research project
free from their usual work commitments. Up to two senior fellowships,
for periods of between four to six weeks will be offered.
Both fellowships provide accommodation, travel expenses and a per diem.
The Institute offers the possibility of presenting finished research in
published form, as a seminar, or as a small exhibition.
For more information on the Henry Moore Institute research fellowships
For further information or to apply for a fellowship contact:
Kirstie Gregory -- Research Programme Assistant
Henry Moore Institute, The Headrow, Leeds LS1 3AH.
T: + 44 (0) 113 246 7467
E: kirstie at henry-moore.org <mailto:kirstie at henry-moore.org>
*To apply for either fellowship send a letter of application, a proposal
and a CV by 9 January 2012*
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