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Mr S. (Sumihiro) Oki MA

Faculty of Humanities
Faculty of Humanities
Photographer: R. Compère

Visiting address
  • Turfdraagsterpad 15
Postal address
  • Postbus 94551
    1090 GN Amsterdam
Contact details
  • Profile

    Sumihiro read Western Art History as a BA and MA student at the Tokyo University of the Arts, followed by his second MA in History of Art at the Courtauld Institute of Art in London. In 2017, he joined the Amsterdam School of Historical Studies (ASH) as a PhD candidate, specialising in the art of the later Middle Ages, with particular interests in Early Netherlandish painting and its influence upon German painters in the fifteenth century.

  • Publications


    • Oki, S. (2018). Exhibition Review: Johan Maelwael. Aspects of the Problems in Western Art History, 16, 103-108.


    • Oki, S. (2016). Exhibition Review: Bruegel in Black & White: Three Grisailles Reunited. Aspects of the Problems in Western Art History, 14, 189-193.


    • Oki, S. (2015). Book Review: Visual Time: The Image in History by Keith Moxey. Aspects of the Problems in Western Art History, 13, 183-187.


    • Oki, S. (2020). The Slifka Foundation Interdisciplinary Fellowship, The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
    • Oki, S. (2020). The Kajima Foundation for the Arts Research Grant.
    • Oki, S. (2019). The Konosuke Matsushita Memorial Foundation Research Grant.
    • Oki, S. (2019). International Fellowship Programme for Sabbatical Leave and Research Residencies at the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin.
    • Oki, S. (2017). Ishibashi Foundation Scholarship.

    Talk / presentation

    • Oki, S. (speaker) (26-4-2019). Organiser, Pictorial Space in the Late Middle Ages and Early Renaissance, Amsterdam, Netherlands.
    • Oki, S. (speaker) (30-1-2019). ‘Konrad Witz—Light and Shadows’, the Onderzoekschool Kunstgeschiedenis PhD Progress Report, Utrecht University, Onderzoekschool Kunstgeschiedenis PhD Progress Report, Utrecht University, Utrecht, Netherlands.
    • Oki, S. (speaker) (26-11-2018). Between Reality and Symbol—Rocks in Early Netherlandish Painting, The skin of things. A symposium on perceiving, and painting material properties., Amsterdam, Netherlands.
    • Oki, S. (speaker) (23-11-2018). ‘Quasi sis umbra, qui es lux’— Konrad Witz and Nicholas of Cusa, The Symposium Light & Darkness in pre-modern visual cultures, London, United Kingdom.


    • Oki, S. (visiting researcher) (6-1-2020 - 27-3-2020). Gemäldegalerie, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin (visiting an external institution).
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