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Australian prints, posters and illustrated books; information



>PLEASE DISTRIBUTE TO INTERESTED PERSONS/DEPARTMENTS/ORGANISATIONS
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>NATIONAL GALLERY OF AUSTRALIA
>THE GORDON DARLING FELLOWSHIP FOR THE STUDY OF CONTEMPORARY AUSTRALASIAN
>PRINTS

>Expressions of interest close 29 MAY 1999
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>To celebrate the tenth year of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund at
>the National Gallery of Australia a Fellowship has been established for the
>study of contemporary Australasian prints. The National Gallery of Australia
>holds the country's pre-eminent collection of prints of the Australasian
>region encompassing prints, posters and illustrated books.
>
>The Gordon Darling Fellowship will provide $8,000 for an applicant to
>research an agreed aspect of the National Gallery's Australasian print
>collection. Applicants are invited to submit a proposal for a research
>project that will examine an aspect of the collection. The completion of the
>Fellowship will require original, innovative research, and poses an exciting
>challenge to the successful applicant.  Scholars, irrespective of their
>current academic status, are encouraged  to apply. Application forms can be
>obtained in PDF format by writing to the address below.
>
>The successful applicant will undertake this research for a minimum of 4
>months at the National Gallery of Australia, Canberra.
>
>Closing date for expressions of interest: 29th May 1999
>
>Please direct inquiries and expressions of interest to:
>
>Roger Butler, Curator of Australian Prints, Posters and Illustrated Books
>National Gallery of Australia
>GPO Box 1150  Canberra ACT  2601
>Ph: 61 2 6240 6414
>Fx: 61 2 6240 6529
>Email: Roger1B@nga.gov.au
>
>Website  http://www.nga.gov.au/ausprints
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>The attached PDF is an A4 pamphlet advertising the FELLOWSHIP - please print
>out and pin on your notice board. The contents is outlined above.
>
>You will need Acrobat Reader to retain the formatting.
>Download Acrobat Reader: http://cgim.adobe.com/acrobat/reader09/download.cgi
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>The National Gallery of Australia is committed to making its collection of
>Australasian Prints accessible via electronic means.  Currently all works are
>available in a text based form.  At present some 4,000 images are available
>online and by the end of the year 16,000 images will be accessible.
>
>FOR MORE INFORMATION VISIT THE AUSTRALASIAN PRINTS WEBSITE:
>http://www.nga.gov.au/ausprints
>


Roger Butler
Senior Curator of Australian Prints, Posters and Illustrated Books
National Gallery of Australia

Ph:    (02) 6240 6414
Fx:    (02) 6240 6529
Email: Roger1B@nga.gov.au


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