Sections
15 East 84th St.
New York, NY 10028
212-992-7800
isaw@nyu.edu

Gallery Hours:
Tue-Sun 11am-6pm
Friday 11am-8pm
(Closed Monday)

Institute for the Study of the Ancient World

current exhibition
Middle Eastern Packaging and Newspapers, Glue H. 54 cm; W. 24.5 cm; D. 34.5 cm 2014 Courtesy of the artist and Lombard Freid Gallery: 12183 Photo credit: © Bruce White
Michael Rakowitz, The Invisible Enemy Should Not Exist: Seated statue of Scribe Dudu (IM 55204)
Middle Eastern Packaging and Newspapers, Glue H. 54 cm; W. 24.5 cm; D. 34.5 cm 2014 Courtesy of the artist and Lombard Freid Gallery: 12183 Photo credit: © Bruce White

Upcoming Events

April 21, 2015 6:00 PM , 2nd Floor Lecture Hall, ISAW

Peoples and Places in Pre-Islamic Afghanistan: The Evidence of the Bactrian Documents

Nicholas Sims-Williams (University of London)

...

April 28, 2015 6:30 PM , 2nd Floor Lecture Hall, ISAW

Haupt Lecture: Sorcery in the Soil: Finding Magic at Graeco-Roman Karanis in Egypt

Drew Wilburn (Oberlin College)

...

April 29, 2015 6:00 PM , 2nd Floor Lecture Hall, ISAW

The Mesopotamian Economic Boom and Emergence of the First Cities in the Late Chalcolithic Period (4200-3100 BC)

Salam Al Kuntar (Visiting Research Scholar, ISAW)

...

Latest News

New ISAW Library Titles: November 2014

A list of books added to the ISAW Library in November 2014 is now available online. ...

2015 Guggenheim Fellowships Awarded to Carmela V. Franklin and Seth L. Sanders

Carmela Vircillo Franklin, ISAW Affiliated Faculty Member, and Seth L. Sanders, former ISAW Visiting Research Scholar, were both recently awarded ...

Former VRS Hallie Franks Awarded NEH Fellowship

Former VRS and Assistant Professor at NYU Gallatin Hallie Franks was awarded a 2015 National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship at the American School of Classical Studies in Athens, Greece. She ...