Xinyu Liang earned a B.A. from Sichuan University in Chengdu and a master's degree in Chinese art history from the Central Academy of Fine Arts in Beijing. Xinyu's current research focuses on Islamic book art, Chinese Islamic art, and transcultural studies along the Silk Road in the Middle Ages.
Major: Islamic Art and Architecture, ca. 700-1800 CE; minor: Arabic and Persian Arts of the Book, ca. 1200-1600 CE
MA, Art History, Central Academy of Fine Arts
BA, Art History and Theory, Sichuan University
Honors & Awards
2022-2023 William A. Camfield Fellowship for Graduate Students at the MFAH