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Shinnors Scholarship in Curatorial Studies by Research

Deadline: Monday 12 December 2011, 5pm
LCGA, The Carnegie Building, Pery Square, Limerick

MA tracking PhD Research Scholarship in Curatorial Studies at LIT
MA-Curatorial Studies Shinnors Scholarship at Limerick City Gallery of Art, LCC with Limerick School of Art and Design, LIT

Applications are invited for the Shinnors Scholarship 2011 MA-Curatorial Studies at Limerick City Gallery of Art, Limerick City Council and Limerick School of Art & Design, Limerick Institute of Technology.

A unique opportunity for practice based research with Limerick City Gallery of Art, a leading Irish institution for the curation and celebration of artistic creativity, past, present and future. The Shinnors Scholarship model has run successfully at Limerick City Gallery of Art for over six years.

This scholarship is a joint initiative of the Limerick School of Art and Design, LIT and the Limerick City Gallery of Art, part of Limerick City Council. The successful applicant will receive a Scholarship to undertake an MA by Research at Limerick School of Art and Design over a two-year period and be based predominantly at the Limerick City Gallery of Art. The funding for the project is provided by a scholarship donated for this purpose by the Limerick City Gallery of Art.

The is a unique learning opportunity for the successful applicant on a day-to-day basis to study and engage with all aspects of the City Gallery’s core activities including the Exhibition Programme, the Permanent Collection, the Outreach and Education Programme. The culmination of the scholarship provides for the submission by the student of an MA thesis based on the development of some aspect of the gallery’s programme by the student as a personal project.

For information sheets and application forms please contact: artgalleryreception@limerickcity.ie


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