Modern Art Asia is dedicated to the arts of Asia from the eighteenth century to today, presenting graduate research from historical perspecties and internationalnews on Asian art. Combining peer-reviewed articles with insightful commentary and the latest exhibitionreviews from internationalcorrespondents, Modern Art Asia provides a new forum for exchange between scholars that crosses the boundaries of traditional academic disciplines.
We invite graduates and early career researchers working on the arts and material cultures of Asia from the eighteenth century to the present to submit previously unpublished papers of 4,500 – 10,000 words for peer-review. Asia is broadly definedto include Central, East, South and Southeast Asia, as well as Asia Pacific. Modern Art Asia aims to take an interdisciplinary and innovatie approach to the study of Asia, and will consider papers on media and experiments that stretch the parameters of fine art.
Submission deadline for papers: March 4th, 2013.
Word limits: Academic papers: 4,500-10,000 (excl. endnotes) / Correspondence and opinion pieces: 1000-3,000 words / Exhibition, book, performance reviews: 500-2,000 words
Authors are responsible for obtaining these and necessary copyright permissions. Up to four accompanying images should be submited as .jpgs at a resolutionof 300dpi. Copy-right remains with the author and authors may re-publish papers with acknowledgement of Modern Art Asia as the original site of publication. Include an abstract (250 words) and biography (150 words) with submissions over 2,000 words. Articles should be submited in plain text or .doc formats, with bibliographic citations,if required, given as endnotes. Text should be unformated, single spaced, with titles of texts and art works in italics. Use of non-roman characters should be avoided. Further information and a full style guide is available at modernartasia.com/contribute