• At the Autumn 2018 meeting of the Centre’s Advisory Council the following Fellowships and Grants were awarded:

Curatorial Research Grants

The Royal Society of Sculptors to help support a research curator to work on the project Pioneering Women at the Heart of the Royal Society of Sculptors 

Leamington Spa Art Gallery & Museum to help support a research curator to work on the project Frederick Cayley Robinson “Forgotten” Artist: Spiritual Art, Feminism and British Culture, 1890-1930 (working title) 

University of the Witwatersrand to help support a research curator work on the project British plans on the Mines: drawing resources from the Witwatersrand, 1885-1945 

The British Museum to help support a research curator to work on the project Thomas Becket: martyrdom and myth (working title) 

Bristol Archives to help support a research curator to work on the project One Vast Interconnected World: the British experience of empire as represented in photographs from the British Empire and Commonwealth Collection 

National Trust to help support a research curator to work on the project Mapping Sculpture in National Trust Collections 

Digital Project Grants

Institute of Contemporary Arts towards creating a digital historical timeline for the Institute of Contemporary Arts from 1946 to the present day 

Watts Gallery to support the four six-month fellowships for early career researchers to work on the Watts Gallery – Artists’ Village project 

Educational Programme Grants

Centre for Feminist Research, University of London to support the symposium Beyond Lesbian Constellations 

The University of Manchester to support the symposium The Artist of the Future Age: William Blake, Neo-Romanticisms, Counterculture and Now 

BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art to support the symposium on Rasheed Araeen 

Art and Christianity to support the series of five symposia Visual Communion: the art, architecture and craft of the Eucharist 

Government Art Collection to support the creation of the podcast series A Meeting of Cultures 

National Gallery, London to support the conference Art for the Nation: John Ruskin, Art Education and Social Change 

Victoria and Albert Museum to support the conference Celebrating Reproductions: Past, present and future 

Publication Grants

Alan Powers author costs towards publishing Commercial Architecture 

Alison FitzGerald author costs towards publishing Studies in Irish Georgian Silver 

The Hepworth Wakefield author and publisher costs towards publishing Magdalene Odundo: The journey of things 

Institute of Contemporary Arts author and publisher costs towards publishing Institute of Contemporary Arts 1969-1989 

Pallant House Gallery publisher costs towards publishing Glyn Philpot: Coming out as a Modernist 

Claire Jones author costs towards publishing Sculpture in Britain, 1837-1901: Contested Experiments 

Devika Singh and Reaktion Books author and publisher costs towards publishing Modern Art in India and its Global Context 

Diane Waggoner author costs towards publishing Lewis Carroll: Photography and Modern Childhood 

Matthew Reeve and The Pennsylvania State University author and publisher costs towards publishing Gothic Architecture, Sexuality, and Aesthetics in the Circle of Horace Walpole 

Gill Hedley and I.B. Tauris author and publisher costs towards publishing Love, Art: the life of Arthur Jeffress 

Jonty Tarbuck and Locus+ author and publisher costs towards publishing Morris & Steedman / The Modernist House 

The Corning Museum of Glass author and publisher costs towards publishing In Sparkling Company: Reflections on Glass in 18th Century Britain 

Laing Art Gallery publisher costs towards publishing The Enchanted Interior 

Yale University Press publisher costs towards publishing The Pocket: A Hidden History of Women’s Lives 1690-1900 

Archipelago Press publisher costs towards publishing SOLD! 200 Years of Antique Dealing in Britain 

Meaghan Clarke author costs towards publishing Fashionability, Exhibition Culture and Gender Politics: Fair Women 

Boydell & Brewer publisher costs towards publishing The Eglantine Table: Elizabethan Musical Instruments in Marquetry at Hardwick Hall 

Peter Humfrey author costs towards publishing The Stafford Gallery: The Greatest Art Collection of Regency London 

Geoff Quilley author costs towards publishing British Art and the East India Company 

Rachel Delman author costs towards publishing the article Gendered Iconography and Female Authority in Alice Chaucer, Duchess of Suffolk’s Residence at Ewelme, Oxfordshire 

Rebecca Searle author costs towards publishing Art, Propaganda and Aerial Warfare in Britain during the Second World War 

Mercer Art Gallery publisher costs towards publishing William Powell Frith: The People’s Painter 

Public Monuments and Sculpture Association publisher costs towards publishing Public Sculpture of the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea 

MIT Press publisher costs towards publishing The Locked Room – Four Years that Shook Art Education in Britain 1969-1973 

York Art Gallery publisher costs towards publishing Ruskin, Turner & the Storm Cloud 

Timothy Brittain-Catlin author costs towards publishing The Edwardians and their Houses (working title) 

Timothy Wilcox author costs towards publishing James Tower 1919-1988: potter, sculpture, painter 

Zuleika Murat author costs towards publishing English Alabaster Carvings in Their Context 

Research Support Grants

Abigail Breeze Barrington ‘Her diving needle taught him how to swim': The Story of Hero and Leander in Visual and Material Culture: 1580-1630 

Alistair Fair Peter Moro and Partners: Modernism and the Welfare State 

Amber Roberts “Toward a Modern Landscape”: A Trans-atlantic Modernist Research Network 1958-1964 

Ben Cartwright In the Footsteps of James Baillie Fraser 

Beth Williamson Recasting British Modernism: William Johnstone Artist and Educator 

Caroline Dakers The Venetian world of Henry Woods RA 1877-1921 

Edit Toth Peter Péri: Everyday Life in Altered Dimensions 

Elizabeth Dean Romariz Presentation Volumes: Rethinking the Architect and their Drawings 

Emily Weeks Jean-Léon Gérôme in London, 1870-71 

Gili MerinThe Modern Pilgrim-Tourist to Jerusalem and the British Project of a Biblical City 

Julie Halls Textiles designed for export to Africa: cultures and contexts 

Karin Zitzewitz Feminist Networks and Formal Change:  Towards an Entangled History of British and Indian Contemporary Art, 1991-2008 

Kate StrasdinThe 19th Century Dress Diary of Anne Sykes 

Laura Guy Jill Posener's Photographs of Feminist Graffiti: Drawing a line through the long 1970s 

Mei-Ying Sung The Chanley-Dodd Woodblocks at the Huntington Library 

Michael Wright Pel – Britain’s Modernist Furniture Manufacturer 

Nushelle de Silva Protocols for the Permanently Peripatetic: The Emergence of the Globally Circulating Exhibition, 1946-1980 

Rebecca Lyons Sir Thomas Lawrence as artist and agent 

Rebecca Pollack Contextualizing British Holocaust Memorials and Museums: Form, Content and Politics 

Richard Hayes E.W. Godwin's Designs for Theatres: Fragments in the Archives 

Robert Proctor Percy Thomas: Modern Architecture as National Service 

Ryna Ordynat Elite British Women's Albums and the Creation of Feminine Visual Culture, 1750-1830' 

 Seayoung Kim Contemporary Interpretation and Presentation of the Muybridge Collection: Implications for Audience Engagement 

Shantel Blakely Herbert Read and Henry Moore on Sculpture, Architecture, and the Potential of Art 

Simon Spier Creating the Bowes Museum: Private collecting, public philanthropy and the art market in Britain, 1860-1920 

Sophie Pickford Bloomsbury Art and the Ballet (1922-1932) 

Themba Mtwazi Spaces of Cultural Resistance: The Contestation Between Tradition and Colonial Housing Typologies of Empire in Southern African Townships - Zimbabwe (1894-2005) 

Victoria Horne Against Absence: The Feminist Revolution in Art History 

Andrew Wyld Research Support Grants

Tara Contractor William Blake and The Golden Whirlwind: Reinterpreting Blake’s Gilding Practices 

Wenqi Zhu The Objective Eye: Travel, Trade, and the British Empire in William Alexander's Topographical Prints and Drawings of Late Qing Dynasty