Ernst Herzfeld Society

For Studies in Islamic Art and Archaeology

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Ernst Herzfeld Society

For Studies in Islamic Art and Archaeology

The Ernst Herzfeld Society for Studies in Islamic Art and Archaeology furthers research in art history, archaeology and building archaeology of the Islamic periods and serves as a fore of scholarly exchange. The Society has an international range of members and has been founded 2005 in Germany. It is named after Ernst Herzfeld (1879–1948) who is known for groundbreaking research in West Asia, as archaeologist, art historian, and historian.

14th Colloquium of the Ernst Herzfeld Society
The History of Material Cultures and Visual Arts in Islamic Lands: Current State of Research & New Perspectives
July 5/6–7, 2018 University of Strasbourg
organized by Dr. Nourane Ben Azzouna
Programme
Programme of Graduate Meeting

13th Colloquium of the Ernst Herzfeld Society
Reassessing Nineteenth-Century Art in Islamic Countries
July 6/7–8, 2017 University of Vienna, Department of Art History
organized by Univ.-Prof. Dr. Markus Ritter
Programme
Programme of Graduate Meeting

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Ernst Herzfeld

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