Applications are being invited for the prestigious MA-CuratorialStudies Shinnors Scholarship at the Limerick City Gallery of Art. Applications can be made to LCGA, Limerick City Council,Limerick School ofArt and Design and Limerick Institute of Technology.
The scholarship isa “unique opportunity for practice based research with Limerick City Gallery ofArt, a leading Irish institution for the curation and celebration of artisticcreativity, past, present and future. The Shinnors Scholarship model has runsuccessfully at Limerick City Gallery of Art for over six years”.
The successfulapplicant will undertake an MA by Research at Limerick School of Art and Designover a two-year period and be based predominantly at LCGA. It provides opportunitieson a day-to-day basis to study and engage with all aspects of the city gallery’score activities including the exhibition programme, the permanent collection,the outreach and education programme. The culmination ofthe scholarship provides for the submission by the student of an MA thesisbased on the development of some aspect of the gallery’s programme by thestudent as a personal project.
The next deadline for theOnline MAKERS Award is November 30. Interested parties can log-on/create anaccount at www.studentszine.com and upload your latestwork to the platform to be in with the opportunity of being the next recipientof the MAKERS Award along with getting a full feature in the next issuealongside some leading international artists.