SOAS University of London

Department of the History of Art and Archaeology, School of Arts

History of Art & Archaeology Research Students




Helena Cantone
Helena Cantone

White Skin, Black Masks: The African art projects of Salvatore Fiume (1915-1997).

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Keramat Fathinia
Keramat Fathinia

Historical and aesthetical evolution of Siāh-Mashq in Persian calligraphy with a focus on the works of Mirzā Qulāmrizā over the Qājār period Iran

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Yang Fu
Yang Fu

Ritual Furniture from the Qing Imperial Mausoleum -- a Reinterpretation of a Miaojin Box Set from the Yongzheng Period (1723-35)


Federica Gigante
Federica Gigante

The Reception of Islamic Art in Bologna, Ferrara and Padua in the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries

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Preeti Khosla
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A Study of the Visual Language of the Indigenous Styles of Book Painting in North India during the Sultanate period (1414-1525 AD).


Radu Leca
Radu Leca

The Backward Glance: Concepts of 'outside' and 'other' in the Japanese spatial imaginary of the seventeenth century


Xiaoxin Li
Xiaoxin Li

Rethinking Guang shi jia ju (Cantonese style furniture): A Design History of Mid 18th Century to early 20th Century

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Hao Liu
Hao Liu

The purpose, operation and impacts of art investment of the British Rail Pension Fund’s collection of Chinese work of art from 1974 to 1989

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David Malik
David Malik

Urban Art Forms in Freetown, Sierra Leone, and their Roles in the Making of Diasporic Identities in Communities in London, United Kingdom




Elizabeth Reid
Elizabeth Reid

An investigation into the meaning and significance of the exhibitions of Chinese art at the Whitechapel Art Gallery between 1901 and 1934



Kristin Scheel
Kristin Scheel

13th - 14th Century Yuan and Mongol Silk-Gold Textiles: Transcultural consumption and reception in the Mongol Empire and in Europe