Past Events

Research & Writing Workshop for Students


  • 28 June 2017
  • 3:00 – 5:00 pm
  • Paul Mellon Centre

This workshop is open to all students of art history and cover topics from how to use an archive collection effectively to writing an amazing first sentence. Paul Mellon Centre’s staff will offer step-by-step guidance about planning, researching and writing for art historians.

The workshop will feature sessions on:

  • Finding a dissertation topic/ question
  • Original research: using archival material
  • How to write an effective introduction
  • Getting started: the PMC’s research resources

These sessions will provide plenty of opportunity to ask questions and tea and cake will be served at the end.

This event is part of Bedford Square Festival 28 June- 1 July 2017

Bedford Square Festival will open the doors of the cultural and educational organisations located in the Square to the public through an exciting programme of events. The Festival will celebrate the artistic, cultural and literary communities on this historic square. We hope to engage a diverse audience and inspire creative and educational opportunities. To find out about other free talks, workshops and screenings taking place please visit: