In Search of Veronica Franco

Written by Rose King (second year PhD student in History of Art, specializing in the representation and reception of women in 16th century Venetian art). ___________________________________________________________________________________________________ Over the past year, I have been searching for a true likeness of the famous 16th century Venetian poet and courtesan, Veronica Franco. With the help of a Research […]

Smithsonian Institute Intern Stories: Tessa

Graduate Tessa Scheller talks about her internship with the Smithsonian Institution in Washington D.C. Programme: Art History: Collecting and Provenance in an International Context (MSc) Where were you based during your internship? From April to June 2018, I was an intern at the Smithsonian Institution in Washington D.C. I worked for the department of the Smithsonian […]

A new Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP) to support postgraduate studentships and training in the arts and humanities in Scotland

This week, the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) announced that it would provide £14.2 million of funding to a consortium of Scottish Higher Education institutions to support studentships and training of doctoral researchers. The consortium is led by Glasgow, and comprises the universities of Aberdeen, Dundee, Edinburgh, Glasgow School of Art, St Andrews, Stirling […]