Competition: US & Canada
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.