H-ISLAMART is sponsored by the Historians of Islamic Art Association [HIAA], an international professional organization for the study of Islamic art. The mission of HIAA is to promote high standards of scholarship and instruction in the history of Islamic art; to facilitate communication among HIAA members through the association's website, H-Net Network, meetings, and other programs; and to promote scholarly collaboration among persons and organizations interested in and involved with the study of Islamic art. For more information about HIAA, please see http://www.historiansofislamicart.org.

Recent Content

Update on database - a new version of the Islamic Painted Page Database

FURTHER DEVELOPMENT OF  THE ISLAMIC PAINTED PAGE DATABASE

The University of Hamburg’s Centre for the Study of Manuscript Cultures and Islamic Painted Page are pleased to announce the launch of a new version of the Islamic Painted Page website, which is still to be found at www.islamicpaintedpage.com

Festival of Arab Culture - Syria and Yemen: Making Art Today (British Museum, 7th July 2019)

Shubbak Festival of Contemporary Arab Culture & The British Museum Present:
Syria and Yemen: making art today

Sunday 7 July 2019,
10.30–16.30 
Stevenson Lecture Theatre 

 

Since 2011, Syria and Yemen have witnessed unprecedented destruction and degradation of art and cultural infrastructure, in addition to humanitarian crisis, as a result of the ongoing conflicts in both these countries.

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