Journal of Ottoman Calligraphy

Lectures & Editorials on Calligraphy

The Swedish Research Institute in Istanbul

leave a comment »

The Swedish Research Institute in Istanbul (SRII) is a Turkey-based Swedish multidisciplinary research institute founded in 1962. The SRII is one of four Swedish institutes in the Mediterranean region. The other three are located in Rome (founded in 1925), in Athens (founded in 1948), and in Alexandria (founded in 2000). The aim of the SRII is to further research on an academic level in Turkey and in the Near East, particularly in the following fields of study: Oriental literature and and linguistics, Near Eastern history, archaeology and art history, Classical and Byzantine studies, as well as other disciplines within the humanities and social sciences. The activities of the SRII include annual scholarships, lectures, seminars, conferences,exhibitions and scholarly publications.

Visiting address:

The Swedish Research Institute in Istanbul
Istiklal Caddesi 497
Tünel, Istanbul/Turkey

Get Direction: Location Map

Postal address:
P.K. 125 Beyoglu
TR-344 33 Istanbul/Turkey
Tel. +90 212 252 41 19
Fax. +90 212 249 79 67

Stockholm office:

Skeppargatan 8
Tel. +46 8 662 75 70
Fax. +46 8 665 31 33

Text/Photograph © The Swedish Research Institute in Istanbul

JOC provides access to these materials for educational and research purposes and makes no warranty with regard to their use for other purposes.The written permission of the copyright owners and/or holders of other rights (such as publicity and/or privacy rights) is required for distribution, reproduction, or other use of protected items beyond that allowed by fair use or other statutory exemption.


Written by calligrapher

April 21, 2007 at 6:41 am

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: