India Travel Award

Harriet Pearson

The Sword of Damocles

The project involves the complete restoration of a painting by Antoine Dubost (1769-1825) titled: The Sword of Damocles at Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya (CSMVS), Museum Art Conservation Centre (MACC)

Nicholas Barnard

Jain sites in west and south-west India 

To visit key Jain sites in west and south-west India and Study major Jain museum collections In order to help you with research on cataloguing of Jain Art.

Emilia Betty Terracciano

A study of Indian modern and contemporary artists, in Delhi and Mumbai.

Helen Persson

Aurel Stein textile collection

For research on the Aurel Stein textile collection at the National Museum, New Delhi.

Dr John Clarke

Sculpture Displays at the V&A

A study trip to major Buddhist sites in preparation for the installation of a new Indian sculpture gallery at the V&A.

Nilesh Mistry

Contemporary Indian Art

A visit to India to research and develop two partnership exhibitions on the arts of Kutch and on contemporary Indian art.

Penelope Wilson

Scouting out Venues for a Touring Exhibition

A visit to India to proposed venues for a touring exhibition from the V&A (including the Chhatrapatishivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya, Mumbai and the Mehrangarh Museum Trust, Jodhpur).

Jessica Ransley

Maritime Trade in Kerala 

For research on traditional boats of Keralan backwaters.

Gethin Rees

Rock Cui Caves

Research on Rock Cui Caves of the Western Ghats.

Ainsley Cameron

The Painting Tradition of Devgarh

To study the development and transfer of style in the late 18th and early 19th century painting tradition of Devgarh, a small court in Mewar, Rajasthan.

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