KRC Image Database

The Khalili Research Centre Image Database contains just over 30,000 images that have been scanned of the slides used for teaching Islamic Art at the University of Oxford since the 1960s.

Read more: KRC Image Database

Historians of Islamic Art Symposium

Historians of Islamic Art Association 2016 Biennial Conference

Regionality: looking for the local in the arts of Islam

20 - 22 October, 2016
The Courtauld Institute of Art, Somerset House, Strand, London

To Register: http://courtauld.ac.uk/event/regionality-looking-local-arts-islam

Symposium programme

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Shāla and the Marīnid Dynasty (1269-1465)

A Colloquium on Moroccan History and Archaeology

Read more: Shāla and the Marīnid Dynasty (1269-1465)

Michael Macdonald elected as Fellow of the British Academy

KRC Research Associate and Director of the OCIANA Project, Mr Michael Macdonald, has been elected as a Fellow of the British Academy. Michael has worked on two important research projects at the Khalili Research Centre, both focussing on pre-Islamic Arabian languages and cultures, the Fell-funded AALC Project, and the AHRC-funded OCIANA project, which will be completed next year.

For further information about Michael's appointment please see here.

Lecture recordings online

Recordings of all of the lectures and seminars held at the KRC will again be made available this term via the Islamic World WebLearn site. Lecture recordings are generally posted online within 24 hours of the lecture or seminar taking place, and can be accessed via your University login at the following URL: https://weblearn.ox.ac.uk/portal/hierarchy/humdiv/orient/iw/iaa
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