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IWAI Tomoji, (Visiting Professor)

Personal Background

IWAI Tomoji received his B.A. (1991), M.A. (1993) from Nagoya University. He had job at the Yamaguchi Prefectural Art Museum from 1994 to 2012 and then he was. In 2012, he became a curator of Sculptures in Nara National Museum.

Fields of Specialization

Buddhist art history of East Asia

Selected Publications

  • The Significance of Sinification in Chinese Buddhist Art of the Wei, Jin and Northern and Southern Dynasties Period─Focusing on the Chinese-type Dress-
  • (translated by Martie Jelinek) , Exhibision catalogue of “The Beginning of Buddhist Sculpture- Treasures from Shandong Province “, Hagi Uragami Museum, 2008