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ARCHAEOLOGY
Beatrice Fochetti, The Insula XXXI and the Falerii Novi Project
Dr Beatrice Fochetti has recently been named a Research Fellow at the BSR. Her project, 'Archaeological research on the central area of Falerii Novi and the monumental architecture of insula

FINE ARTS
Meet the artists: Freya Dooley
An interview with Freya Dooley, Creative Wales–BSR Fellow, in which she speaks about the work she has produced during her residency at the BSR from September-December 2021. 1. You are very

FINE ARTS
Meet the artists: Ruaidhri Ryan
An interview with Ruaidhri Ryan, Augusta Scholar, in which he speaks about the work he has produced during his residency at the BSR from September–December 2021. 1. You have always worked

FINE ARTS
Meet the artists: Lara Smithson
An interview with Lara Smithson, The Bridget Riley Fellow, in which she speaks about the work she has produced during her residency at the BSR from September 2021–March 2022. 1. Your

FINE ARTS
Meet the artists: Margaux Ogden
An interview with Margaux Ogden, Abbey Fellow in Painting, in which she speaks about the work she has produced during her residency at the BSR from September–December 2021. 1. Historically BSR

FINE ARTS
Meet the artists: Claudio Pestana
An interview with Claudio Pestana, Abbey Scholar in Painting September 2021–June 2022, in which they speak about the works they have produced during their residency at the BSR so far. 1. Your

HUMANITIES
An Italian at the Court of Queen Victoria: a performance by Barbara Gentili at the BSR, June 2021
An Italian at the Court of Queen Victoria: a performance by Barbara Gentili at the BSR, June 2021 As Covid restrictions were modified, the BSR was able to begin to use

ALUMNI
BSR Alumni Profiles: Oona Grimes
Welcome to the first post in our new series: Alumni Profiles. Throughout the year we will be putting the spotlight on alumni working in a wide range of fields, to

LIBRARY & ARCHIVE
Archival windows into life at the BSR. The case of Eugénie Sellers Strong and Alexandrina Makin. (Part 2)
During the later months of 1919 and early 1920, Eugénie Sellers Strong was tirelessly pushing to reorganise the structure and expand the services of the BSR Library. We learn from

FINE ARTS
Giallorosso
Marta Pellerini (Visual Art Residency and Programme Curator), Max Fletcher (Sainsbury Scholar in Painting and Sculpture 2019–2020) and Mick Finch (Professor of Visual Art Practice, Central Saint Martins) reflect on

HUMANITIES
An Italian at the Court of Queen Victoria: a performance by Barbara Gentili at the BSR, June 2021
An Italian at the Court of Queen Victoria: a performance by Barbara Gentili at the BSR, June 2021 As Covid restrictions were modified, the BSR was

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