Rudolf Arnheim

Fellow: Awarded 1941

Field of Study: Psychology

Fellow: Awarded 1942

Field of Study: Psychology

Competition: US & Canada

Born: 07-15-1904

Died: 06-09-2007

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1941–42:

ARNHEIM, RUDOLF: Appointed for studies of the application of the principles and methods of Gestalt psychology to art analysis; tenure, twelve months from September 10, 1941.

Born July 15, 1904, in Germany.  Education:  University of Berlin, Ph.D., 1928.

Associate Editor of Publications, 1933–38, International Institute for Educational Film (League of Nations), Rome; Lecturer, 1938, State Film School, Rome.

Publications:  Films als Kunst, 1932, translated into English and published under the title Film, 1936; Radio, 1936; La Radio cerca la sua Forma, 1937. Contributor to Cinema Progress, Sight and Sound. Articles in German, Italian, English and Swiss periodicals and newspapers.