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Public Lecture Course: Georgian Provocations II

From 27 October to 8 December 2022 every Thursday at 6pm. In person at the Paul Mellon Centre and online. Registration opens on 16 September. This series will be convened by Martin Postle.



Based in London’s Bedford Square, the Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art is an educational charity and research institute that champions new ways of understanding British art history and culture.

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We run a thriving programme of events both in person and online. These events are geared to scholars, students and all those with a general interest in British art. They offer you the chance to engage with an extraordinary variety of topics, ideas and thinkers.

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We publish world-class monographs and catalogues on an ever-expanding range of topics, alongside a host of innovative digital publications, including our prize-winning journal British Art Studies.

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Journeys with 'The Waste Land', Turner Contemporary

Supported by a Curatorial Research Grant from the PMC.

Grants & Fellowships

Total amount given out in grants and fellowships for 2021.
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Archives & Library

Visit our Public Study Room where you can explore our rich library and archival holdings. See below for how to make an appointment and search our catalogues.


Research Projects

We are committed not only to supporting the most original kinds of research on British art and architecture, but also to producing and shaping it ourselves. View a selection of our in-house research projects below.

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