New on the Website



Three new events for the Summer term 2021 have been added to the EVENTS PROGRAMME.




The Extended Archive has been updated with all of the lectures given to the Academy by

the late Professor Suheil Bushrui.




A page has been created in memory of our late President Emeritus, Professor Keith Critchlow

Please see New on the Website – Tribute page

In addition, many of his lecture recordings have been placed in our Extended Lecture Archive.




We are very pleased to announce that the winners of the 2021 Thetis Blacker Award are

 NIA & AGUS ISMOYO of Yogyakarta, Indonesia with their proposal

to create a film script derived from an ancient Javanese text on batik – the Suluk Ambatik.

We wish them well in this valuable endeavour.




Details of free lecture papers have been posted online and these

will also be sent out monthly via the email newsletter.

Please see the Programme for an up-to-date list of papers and other events.

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A rare film about the late Temenos Fellow Dr Kapila Vatsyayan, entitled The Paradox of Art, has been uploaded onto our Extended Lecture Archive.




A Message of Support from our Patron  (Click ABOUT tab above)




Image credit: Chartres Labyrinth (Copper and gold on khadi paper, Daniel Docherty, March 2021)

In Memoriam,  Professor Keith Critchlow