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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

Exhibition - The Allo Boards of Northern Nigeria, Brussels

From:  Анастасия Гриб <griana@gmail.com>
Date:  24 April 2014

Dear colleagues,

I am pleased to announce the opening of the following exhibition.

The Allo Boards of Northern Nigeria

An exhibition of the Qur'anic boards from Northern Nigeria is opening today (April 24, 2014) in Brussels at the Galerie Frank Van Craen
http://www.frankvancraen.be/alloboards/

Workshop - Ottomanists at the University of Washington, April 24-26

Forwarded from H-Announce

OTTOMANISTS AT THE UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON!

5th Western Ottomanists' Workshop (WOW)

10th Studies in Classical Turkish Literature

University of Washington

Near Eastern Languages and Civilization

April 24-26, 2014

The Ottoman and Turkish Studies Program in the Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilization at the University of Washington will host the 5th Western Ottomanists Workshop and the 10th session of Studies in Classical Turkish Literatre on April 24, 25, and 26, 2014.

Reminder - Converging on the Object: The Courtauld Metal Bag, 10 May

Converging on the Object: The Courtauld Metal Bag
09.30 – 17.45, Saturday 10 May 2014
Kenneth Clark Lecture Theatre, The Courtauld Institute of Art, Somerset
House, Strand, London WC2R 0RN

Converging on the Object: The Courtauld Metal Bag symposium is part of the Research Forum programming at The Courtauld Institute of Art and takes place towards the closing of The Courtauld Gallery’s exhibition Court and Craft: A Masterpiece from Northern Iraq, 20 February - 18 May 2014.

Seminar - Seventeenth-century Oil Paintings on Canvas from Safavid Iran, Eleanor Sims, May 8

From:  Rosalind Haddon <rosalindhaddon@gmail.com>
Date:  April 22, 2014

Research seminar
Persian and Islamic Arts
Thursday, 8 May 2014, 6.00pm. Research Forum South Room,
The Courtauld Institute of Art, Somerset House, Strand, London WC2R 0RN

Seventeenth-century Oil Paintings on Canvas from Safavid
Iran: People from ‘Parts Unknown’.

Dr. Eleanor Sims (Independent Scholar)

CFPs forwarded from H-Announce

Two CFPs for CAA 2015, forwarded from H-Arthist