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Welcome to the BSR

Welcome to one of the most prestigious research academies in Rome.

For over 100 years world-class researchers of the art, history and culture of the western Mediterranean and the best contemporary artists in the Commonwealth have been nurtured at the BSR.

They still are.

We are the bridge between the intellectual and cultural heart of Rome and Italy and creative and academic researchers from Britain and the Commonwealth.

We celebrate these achievements, and welcome you to begin to explore what the BSR can offer you, and how you can be a part of a very special place.

Christopher Smith, Director of the BSR

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Thursday 18 December 2014

Humanities Awards 2015–16: 14 January Deadline

Applications are now invited for Humanities awards at the BSR in 2015–16. Please be aware that the deadline for the following awards is 14 January… more

Wednesday 17 December 2014

Andrea Medjesi-Jones and Edward Simpson exhibit at The Cass

Andrea Medjesi-Jones (Abbey Fellow 2013-14) and Edward Simpson (Rome Prize-winner in Architecture 2013-14) will be exhibiting concurrently at The Cass in January 2014. Click here… more

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