MA Studentship with York Art Gallery (2019-20)

Friends of York Art Gallery Research Scholarship


Awarded to Genevieve Stegner-Freitag

The Department of History of Art in partnership with the Friends of York Art Gallery.

See the Department website for details of the scholarship.

For her placement, Genevieve worked on York Art Gallery's W.A. Evelyn Collection, which comprises prints, drawings and watercolours of views of York.  She assisted the curatorial team with the Views of York & Yorkshire exhibition and curated the online exhibition Views of York: Exploring York through the York Art Gallery Evelyn Collection.

Views of York online exhibition - homepage screenshot

Views of York online exhibition - homepage screenshot

Main image: Sophia Nicholson, Minster from the Foss (detail), 1803, watercolour; image public domain, courtesy of York Museums Trust (

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