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.

Ernst Herzfeld Award for Master Theses in Islamic Art History and Archaeology
Call for Applications
Deadline for applications: March 1, 2020

Covid-19 Update 2: Postponed to July 2–4/5, 2021, more information
16th Colloquium of the Ernst Herzfeld Society: Rome
The Arts and Archaeology of Funerary Cultures in Islam

2021, July 2–4/5, Università degli Studi di Roma La Sapienza
organized by Prof. Dr. Michelina Di Cesare
Call for Papers
Young Researchers Meeting (Graduate Meeting)
Call for Papers

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Ernst Herzfeld

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