Deadline: 24 July 2017
Open to: individuals of all nationalities whose areas of research are in design, architecture or a related field
Scholarships: 40,000 HKD (around 5,150 USD) per month for three to six months to cover research-related and living costs
The M+ / Design Trust Research Fellowship program aims to support an original research project investigating issues relating to design and architecture in the Greater Pearl River Delta region, and between the region and other parts of the world. Apart from expanding the current body of knowledge in these areas, it is hoped that the findings from the fellowship will also inform future acquisitions and other programs at M+.
The successful applicant will be attached to M+ for three to six months in 2018, conducting independent research, preferably on a full-time basis. The fellow is encouraged to engage in intellectual exchanges with the museum’s curatorial staff and participate in its programs. While outcomes may vary, the fellowship should at the minimum result in a paper (5,000 words or more) disseminated digitally or in print through M+ and Design Trust’s platforms, as well as a lecture as part of the museum’s public program. nforms the present, and contributes to the future of visual culture within an even more interconnected global landscape. The museum takes an interdisciplinary approach that both challenges and respects existing boundaries while creating a meeting point for a multiplicity of perspectives, narratives, and audiences.
Applicants are required to provide:
Please send all application materials digitally and address inquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information please visit the official web page.