Alfried Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach PhD Grant „Historical and Tradition-Based African Art“
The Institute of Art History at Freie Universität Berlin will award the first Alfried Krupp von Bohlen and Halbach PhD Grant for dissertation projects in the field of African art history. Applicants are invited to submit PhD proposals focusing on historical and tradition-based arts including their repercussions into the present art scene. The research may be designed as co-operation projects with museums or important private collections in Europe as well as in Africa.
The succesful candidate is expected to hold an excellent Master’s degree in African art history or related disciplines and show proof of academic excellence. He or she is expected to present an innovative dissertation project which can successfully be completed within the three-year grant period. Research experience in Africa as well as publications or exhibition projects are welcome. The grantee will take up residence in Berlin throughout the grant period and participate in the activities of the Institute of Art History.
Complete application documents (including the Master’s thesis) must be sent electronically in the form of PDF documents to: firstname.lastname@example.org
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