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Antoin Sevruguin: Past and Present

Special Exhibit

April 1 – December 31, 2021

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Save the Date! Giving Day, April 21–22, 2021

On April 2122 the OI and the entire University will celebrate Giving Day, a special 24-hour campus-wide fundraising appeal that brings together our global community of alumni, students, and friends to support our research and education programs and help us build a better tomorrow.

Posted on Friday, March 26, 2021

Antoin Sevruguin: Past and Present Opens April 1st

Opening April 1st at the OI Museum is the special exhibition “Antoin Sevruguin: Past and Present.” This exhibition, curated by Tasha Vorderstrasse, presents to the public for the first time the OI Museum’s collection of over 150 late nineteenth-century photographic prints attributed primarily to this acclaimed photographer of Qajar Iran, as well as the work of Iranian-Canadian artist Yassaman Ameri.

Posted on Thursday, April 1, 2021

The Sheikh’s House at Quseir al-Qadim:by Katherine Strange Burke is now available

The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago announces a new publication in print and online The Sheikh’s House at Quseir al-Qadim: Documenting a Thirteenth-Century Red Sea Port by Katherine Strange Burke, with contributions by Steven M. Goodman and Wilma Wetterstrom, Oriental Institute Publications 144 (2021).

Posted on Monday, April 19, 2021

OI News & Notes 248 Now Available

The OI announces the online publication of News & Notes 248 for Winter 2021.

Posted on Sunday, February 28, 2021