H-AMCA is a network devoted to the study of modern and contemporary art from the Arab world, Iran, and Turkey. We aim to create a network of interested scholars and organizations to enable historians and other scholars to easily communicate current research and teaching interests, and to promote scholarly cooperation between both persons and organizations.

Recent Content

ANN: AMCA Statement on the Nakba and Violence against Palestinian Protestors in Gaza

On May 15, 2018, seventy years after the nakba, the Association for Modern and Contemporary Art of the Arab World, Iran, and Turkey (AMCA) condemns the violent attacks, including the use of live ammunition, on Palestinian civilians protesting in Gaza and throughout the Occupied Territories.

ANN: TAP Review spring issue, Voyages, now online!

The spring 2018 issue of the Trans Asia Photography Review is now available at tapreview.org. You may need to refresh your browser to see the new contents. Addressing the theme of “Voyages”, this issue features the following articles and book reviews:

Book Reviews

Wu Yao, Review of Tong Bingxue, History of Photo Studios in China, 1859–1956 中国照相馆史