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Recent Content

Announcement - Freer and Sackler Gallery Closure: Information for Researchers

Dear Colleagues,

As you may know the Freer Gallery of Art is currently closed for renovation. Starting Monday, July 10, 2017. The Arthur M. Sackler Gallery will also be closed. The Freer and Sackler Galleries will reopen on Saturday, October 14, 2017.

Below is information about conducting research during the closure. 

The Library and Archives will be available for research during this time with regular hours. Appointments are recommended for the Library and required as usual for the Archives.

Summer School - The Arabic Manuscript: Codicology, Palaeography, and History (Tunis; 10–15 July)

 
From: Nourane Ben Azzouna <n.benazzouna@gmail.com>
Date: January 17 , 2017
 
Summer School: The Arabic Manuscript: Codicology, Palaeography, and History
Tunis, National Library, July 10-15, 2017
 
The National Library of Tunisia and the University of Strasbourg, with the support of the Barakat
Foundation and Max van Berchem Foundation, organize a summer school on “The Arabic
Manuscript: Codicology, Palaeography and History,” in Tunis, National Libra

Publication - La céramique islamique d'Apamée de Syrie. Histoire de l'occupation du Quartier Nord-Est du XIIe au XIVe siècle

I'm pleased to announce the publication of my monograph: Valentina Vezzoli, La céramique islamique d'Apamée de Syrie. Histoire de l'occupation du Quartier Nord-Est du XIIe au XIVe siècle, Fouilles d'Apamée de Syrie 3, Académie Royale de Belgique, Bruxelles 2016. 

Second CFP - International Journal of Islamic Architecture (IJIA): Special Issue on Installing Islamic Art: Interior Space and Temporal Imagination

Call for Papers: International Journal of Islamic Architecture (IJIA): Special Issue on Installing Islamic Art: Interior Space and Temporal Imagination

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