ANNOUNCEMENT OF A 6-MONTH RESIDENTIAL SCHOLARSHIP FOR THE PURPOSE OF STUDYING 20TH-CENTURY GLASS-MAKING ART IN VENICE

ANNOUNCEMENT OF A 6-MONTH RESIDENTIAL SCHOLARSHIP FOR THE PURPOSE OF STUDYING 20TH-CENTURY GLASS-MAKING ART IN VENICE FOR UNDERGRADUATE, DOCTORAL OR POST-DOCTORAL THESIS PERIOD OF RESIDENCE: APRIL - DECEMBER 2020 Application deadline: 29 February 2020 ELIGIBLE CANDIDATES Thanks to the contribution of Pentagram Stiftung, the Fondazione Giorgio Cini offers 1 six-month residential scholarship for the purpose of studying 20th-century glass-making art in Venice. The scholarship is worth 6,200 euros (gross sum) and accommodation free of charge for 6 months at the Vittore Branca Center Residence.Part of the Stanze del Vetro project, the scholarship will be awarded to an Italian or foreign1undergraduate or graduate student (PhD or post-doctorate) wishing to spend six months doingresearch at the Glass Study Center / Institute of Art History in the period April–December 2020. Candidates shall propose a research topic preferably focused on the archives and documents in the Glass Study Center (http://archivi.cini.it/cini-web/centrostudivetro/home.html). Candidates are invited to contact directly the Glass Study Center (centrostudivetro@cini.it) to book a visit and view its archive materials.