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Grabar Travel Grant
Deadline August 1, 2015

HIAA Executive Board Nominations: **Deadline July 1**
Four current members of the Executive Board of the Historians of Islamic Art Association (HIAA) will complete their terms this year. We now invite nominations and self-nominations for these Board positions for three-year terms (2016-2019), with an election to be held in September 2015.

Carolyn Kane
I regret to inform HIAA members that our colleague Carolyn Kane passed away on Friday, March 27th. She joined the Islamic Art Department at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in 1972 as an Assistant. In 1976 she was promoted to Research Intern, and was promoted again in 1980 to Curatorial Assistant. In 1981 she became an Assistant Curator. She left the Museum in 1991. 

2014 HIAA Elections
Congratulations to Yael Rice, who has been elected as H-ISLAMART editor.  Her new role will begin on January 15, 2015.

Activities 2014

Sevcenko Prize

Oleg Grabar Memorial Fund

Grabar Grants and Fellowships
Application Deadline: 15 December 2014

Video Footage from Third Biennial Symposium
"Looking Widely, Looking Closely"


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