The JAHF Mission

To promote the study and understanding of Japanese art history, visual and material culture, by coordinating structured and informal opportunities for interchange and dialogue among members at special exhibitions and symposia of Japanese art and at other scholarly conferences in North America, and by encouraging research and dissemination of research, on our e-mail list, to which members are automatically subscribed when they join our organization, and on the secure, members section of this website.


JAHF 2017 Chino Kaori Memorial Essay Prize Call for Submissions

May 24, 2017

Click here to view current Chino Kaori information. *2017 Chino Kaori Memorial Essay Prize for Graduate Students* Japan Art History Forum (JAHF) is pleased to... read more










Image Source: Fishing Boats at Choshi in Shimosa (Soshu Choshi)