The Historians of Islamic Art Association (or HIAA) is dedicated to promoting the study and teaching of the art, architecture and archaeology of Islamic cultures world-wide. HIAA also connects colleagues engaged in scholarly and professional activities related to Islamic art, and provides information about current programs and resources vital to the field’s continued development.

Learn more about HIAA and if you’re not currently a member, we invite you to join us.

Upcoming events

  • Conference

    Majlis @ MESA

    Middle East Studies Conference, Marriott Wardman Park Hotel

    Washington, DC

    10:00 am

    Sponsored by HIAA

  • Conference

    The Idea of Iran: The Turko-Timurid Intermezzo

    SOAS, Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre


    9:30 am

  • Exhibition

    Bestowing Beauty: Masterpieces from Persian Lands

    Museum of Fine Arts, Houston


  • Conference

  • Lecture

    Simon Rettig, The Calligrapher, the Painter, and the Patron: A New Perspective on the Freer Khusraw u Shirin (Hadassah and Daniel Khalili Memorial Lecture in Islamic Art and Culture)

    Khalili Lecture Theatre, SOAS


  • Lecture

    AKPIA Lecture Series: Mounia Chekhab Abudaya, Ottoman Devotional Manuscripts: Study of a Corpus from the Museum of Islamic Art, Doha

    Belfer Case Study Room, CGIS South, 1730 Cambridge Street, Room S020

    Cambridge, MA

    5:30 pm


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