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Flooding at Hungate, York, in the early 20th century.

Floods: living with water in the past, present and future ― fully funded PhD opportunities

March 28th, 2018

Three fully-funded White Rose College of the Arts & Humanities network PhD studentships are available within the Universities of Leeds, York and Sheffield, commencing in October 2018.

Montague Burton PhD Fee Bursary in Jewish Studies

April 17th, 2018

One Montague Burton PhD Bursary in Jewish Studies is available in the School of Fine Art, History of Art and Cultural Studies for session 2018/19. The bursary will cover fees at the Home/EU rate.
Student Ruby Lewis engages with Lucy Cunninghams piece, Saturated Blue, at the Ones to Watch 2018 launch party.

Ebbing, flowing encounters

March 26th, 2018

Second year BA Fine Art student Lucy Cunningham reflects on this year’s Ones to Watch exhibition at Sunny Bank Mills, Leeds, which features her work alongside that of 34 other emerging artists.
Installation view of Lynda Benglis at The Hepworth Wakefield, 6 February – 1 July 2015. Courtesy the artist and Cheim & Read, New York.

(Re-)Forming Sculpture Conference awarded Paul Mellon Centre educational grant

March 22nd, 2018

A summer symposium organised by the Association for Art History, in partnership with the University of Leeds, has been awarded a Paul Mellon Centre educational grant to fund places for PhD students and Early Career Researchers.
Image for Ones to Watch exhibition 2018

Work by alumni and BA Fine Art students selected for this year’s Ones to Watch exhibition

March 9th, 2018

Work by BA Fine Art students Naeema Abed and Lucy Cunningham, and alumni Louis Pawlett and Lee Kay-Barry, will be exhibited in the Gallery at Sunny Bank Mills until 15 April.

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