HIAA supports members all over the world, fostering collaboration between scholars and promoting the study and teaching of the art, architecture, and archaeology of Islamic cultures. Become a member today and enjoy exclusive benefits.

                           -NEW-JOIN HIAA WITHOUT CHARGE FOR A YEAR!

In an effort to broaden our membership and mindful of the financial hardships faced by scholars and students of Islamic art, HIAA now offers free membership for a year. To start a free membership, please fill out this form

(For existing members, we offer a year's membership free of charge, following the expiration of their current membership.)

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Member benefits

Connect with colleagues

Access a members-only directory with the names and contact information of HIAA members worldwide.

Participate in HIAA events

Participate in HIAA’s program of scholarly meetings, including the Majlis held in conjunction with annual MESA meetings, HIAA-affiliated panels at CAA and other major international conferences, and HIAA’s own Biennial Symposia. Members also receive discounted registration to the Biennial Symposia.

Apply for HIAA fellowships and prizes

Members are eligible to apply for the Grabar grants and fellowships and the annual Margaret B. Ševčenko Prize in Islamic Art and Culture.

Stay current

Read members-only news to keep abreast of members’ professional and academic activities, including appointments, honors and awards, research projects, fieldwork, lectures, publications, and more.

Discover opportunities

Access a members-only compilation of current job and position openings, fellowship and grant possibilities, updated on a regular basis.

Save on academic titles

HIAA members receive a discount on select titles and series from Brill.