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Department of the History of Art and Archaeology

Lia Wei

Overview

Lia Wei
Name:
Lia Wei
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Thesis title:
Rock-cut caves in the Upper Yangzi River: Identifying a stone working tradition (2nd to 3rd century CE)
Website:
https://soas.academia.edu/liawei
Internal Supervisors

Biography

Publications

  • 2011 May. ‘Seng’An Daoyi in the History of Calligraphy’s Logical Context’. (大空王佛——书法史逻辑语境之中的僧安道壹). Chinese Art. Zhongguo Yishu. (2) : 16-23. (co-written with Zhang Qiang).
  • 2011 July. ‘The Stele Inscription of Master An’. (安公之碑———一个佛教大沙门的文本分析). Journal of Taishan University. Taishan xueyuan xuebao. 33 (4): 7-15. (co-written with Zhang Qiang).
  •  2012 March. An Experiment in Abstract Ink Painting : The Biface Graphy Project I. Chongqing Publishing House. Chongqing chubanshe. Chongqing. (co-written with Zhang Qiang).
  •  2013 August. An Experiment in Abstract Ink Painting : The Biface Graphy Project II. Chongqing Publishing House. Chongqing chubanshe. Chongqing. (co-written with Zhang Qiang).
  •  2014 (forthcoming) Great Vacuity King-Buddha. Shangwu chubanshe

PhD Conferences

  • 2012 March. ‘Quest for Ancestors : Contemporary Calligraphy in East Asia’. Talk. ‘I Mercoledi’ Coreani’. Department of East Asian Studies, Ca’ Foscari University, Venice, Italy.2013 April.
  •  ‘The Mianyang Pillars: a Case of 6th century Re-use of a Han Que Funerary Gate : Archaism and Regional Innovation’ (复古与地区创新—绵阳汉阙在六世纪佛教中的再利用). Paper Presentation. ‘Center for Dazu Studies’. Sichuan Fine Arts Institute, Chongqing City, China.
    2013 November. 
  • ‘The Biface Graphy project and Open Scroll installations’. Presentation. ‘Sharing the Field : Landscape Art and Archaeology’. Institute of Archaeology, University College of London, London, United Kingdom.2014 February (forthcoming). 
  • ‘Highlands meet History : Fragmentary Narratives of the Han Empire Southwestern Frontier. A Study on the Funerary Cliff Inscriptions in Qijiang County (2nd to 3rd century CE)’. Paper Presentation. Institut Belge des Hautes Etudes Chinoise, Brussels, Belgium.
    2014 July (forthcoming) 
  • ‘A Technological Analysis of the Eastern Han Rock-Cut Burials in Citangpo (Anyue County, Sichuan Province)’ (川中地区东汉崖墓的刻石过程:以四川省安岳县祠堂坡崖墓群为案例). Paper Presentation. ‘International Federation of Rock Art Conference IFRAO 2014’. Guiyang City, Guizhou Province, China.

Research

Funerary art and Early Chinese Religion ; Literacy ; Calligraphy ; Epigraphy ; Sigillography/ Seal carving ; Tradition (Learning and Transmission) ; Technological style and the Art of making ; Landscape Archaeology ; GIS.