Funding for the kress fellowship is made possible through the generous support of the wwwkressfoundationorg grants are awarded only to individuals, not organizations the foundation does not fund university-sponsored research projects or dissertation research. The samuel h kress foundation has supported a series of competitive fellowships to the latin/greek institute to exceptional art history graduate students at phd-granting the latin/greek institute will submit its annual proposal for fellowship support to the kress foundation in the spring. The kress foundation supports the work of individuals and institutions engaged with appreciation, interpretation, preservation, study and teaching of the history of european research can be exhibition related or for written scholarly work, but should not be in conjunction with completing a dissertation .
Samuel h kress foundation. (2013-15), a samuel h kress foundation travel fellowship (2006), an ssrc international dissertation research fellowship (2006-7) recently (july 2015) participated in beyond the digitized slide library, a digital art history institute at ucla supported by the getty foundation, where she. Requirements the samuel h kress predoctoral fellow is expected to spend her/his fellowship period in residence at the morgan library & museum the majority of the fellow's time will be spent on the dissertation and related research projects, but the fellow is expected to participate fully in the.
The samuel h kress foundation is pleased to announce the kress history of art: institutional fellowships to help diversify the next generation of art historians, art conservators, and art museum professionals the samuel h kress foundation was established in 1929. Nine different fellowship programs (david e finley fellowship paul mellon fellowship samuel h kress fellowship wyeth fellowship ittleson fellowship andrew w mellon fellowship robert h and clarice smith fellowship chester dale fellowships (12mo & 24mo) plus ailsa mellon bruce. In the news publications fellowships.
Samuel h kress dissertation fellowships in art history competitive kress fellowships administered by the kress foundation are awarded to art historians and art conservators in the final stages of their preparation for professional careers, as well as to art museum curators and educators. Samuel h kress foundation our mission at the samuel h kress foundation (est 1929) is to sustain and carry out the original vision of our founder, samuel h kress (1863-1955) we support the work of individuals and institutions engaged with the appreciation, interpretation, preservation. Samuel henry kress (july 23, 1863 - september 22, 1955) was a businessman and philanthropist, founder of the s h kress & co five and ten cent store chain with his fortune, kress amassed one of the most significant collections of italian renaissance and european artwork assembled in the 20th.
The foundation of the american institute for conservation of historic and artistic works is pleased to be administering the kress conservation fellowship program on behalf of the samuel h kress foundation. The fellowship stipend is $40,000 plus an allowance for travel expenses this fellowship is offered to a united states citizen or united states resident this fellowship is supported by the samuel h kress foundation and may be extended for a third and final year, pending available funding. The samuel h kress mid-career fellow: research grants of up to $15,000 will be awarded to one the foundation does not fund university-sponsored research projects or dissertation research the fitch foundation will select one applicant as its recommendation to the kress foundation for. This fellowship, generously supported in part by the samuel h kress foundation, aims to support the work of scholars in the humanities or social sciences, librarians, archivists, and data science in addition, we require a letter from the dissertation supervisor clearly stating the anticipated phd date.
2018-2020 samuel h kress fellowship fixed duration position: september 2018-august 2020 this fellowship will provide an emerging librarian with a unique opportunity to learn the operations of three leading art museum libraries, experience hands-on training in the field of public information. The samuel h kress foundation is a premier source of grant and fellowship support for the study, preservation, and conservation of european art before the 19th century the kress foundation partners with six european research centers for art history and offers one. Kress-beinecke professor this one-year position was established by the national gallery, with the support of the samuel h kress foundation, in 1965 in addition to pursuing independent research, the kress-beinecke professor is the senior member of the center and counsels predoctoral fellows.
Samuel h kress foundationkress conservation fellowships (graduate/fellowship)kress curatorial fellowships (doctorate/fellowship)kress fellowships in art history at foreign institutions samuel h kress foundation scholarships, fellowships and loans copyright 2009 gale. Collegexpress scholarship profile: the samuel h kress foundation two-year kress research at foreign institutions fellowship sponsored by: samuel h kress foundation award may be used at schools in florence, jerusalem, leiden, london, munich, nicosia, paris, rome, or zurich only. The purpose of the samuel h kress foundation and aamc foundation affiliated fellowship at the american academy in rome is to provide essential establishing this fellowship offers curators the ability to explore further important scholarly research by gaining access to sites and material within.