“ Mapping the Values of Arts and Humanities for Future Generations ”

The International Institute of Knowledge Management as the organizing committee together with international collaborations call for abstracts to the 5th International Conference on Arts and Humanities 2018 which will be held in 27th  – 28th September 2018 in Colombo, Sri Lanka under the theme “ Mapping the Values of Arts and Humanities for Future Generations ”

Comprising diverse range of human activities, Arts and Humanities contribute to the society in varies disciplines. The fields of Arts and Humanities are rich in emerging culture identification of the particular community and disseminating through the society. Now a days political authorities in the world run towards hard power making plenty of global and regional issues while field of arts and humanities disseminating the harmony and balancing the relations between the communities towards better future. These disciplines develop emotional intelligence which is need to enhance whole personality and children’s imaginations. This perspective would change the whole world in future with strong humans who can affect not only to the arts and humanities fields but also every fields like Science and Technology, Business Management, Mathematics etc. This is the sphere which gives birth to internal development, creativity with the emotional intelligence to future experts in every field who can minimize the global issues in future by humanity.


ICOAH 2018

is a global podium where

  • Researchers, Artists,
  • Humanists, Arts Policymakers,
  • Advocates, Arts Administrators,
  • Community Cultural Workers,
  • Media Specialists,
  • Academicians and social scientists

gather for a common objective which makes the society and communities better.

Representing every continents and regions across the world they may share views and ideas, have network with international colleagues and make the conference meaning full occasion.

You are encouraged to send original research abstracts, case studies formatted according to the given format. All research papers will be evaluated by international recognized scholars in a double blind reviewing process and research papers will be selected according to the international research standard.  All the accepted research papers / abstract will be eligible to be presented at the conference and they should register on or before the final registration deadline 27th August 2018.


Arts Education


  • Teaching and Learning Arts Practices
  • Multimodal literacies, multiliteracies in arts education
  • Literacy and the literary
  • Arts pedagogies
  • Art history: purpose and pedagogy
  • Creative arts in the humanities
  • Art as self-inquiry
  • Arts Theory and History

Art in Society


  • Art Curation & Conservation
  • Art History
  • Art and Museum Management
  • Contemporary Arts Practice
  • Information and Museum Studies

Journalism, Media and Mas Communications


  • Media Concepts, Theories and Methods
  • Journalism and the News
  • Media’s Role in Public Relations and Marketing
  • Media and Youth
  • Insights into World Issues
  • Studies Involving Social Media
  • Insights into Social Issues
  • Media Platform and Genre Studies

Visual and Performing Arts


  • Dance, Drama, Film, Theatre
  • Installation art
  • Music, Opera
  • Stagecraft
  • Architecture
  • Arts and crafts.
  • Drawing
  • Painting.
  • Art history
  • Photography
  • Sculpture

Applied arts


  • Fashion Design
  • Graphic Design
  • Industrial Design
  • Interior Design

Humanities and Social Sciences


  • Anthropology  
  • Archaeology
  • History
  • Political Science
  • Sociology
  • Cultural Studies
  • Languages
  • Geography
  • Literature and related disciplines
  • Law and Justice

Interdisciplinary Humanities


  • Area studies
  • Ecological humanities
  • Ethno-cultural studies
  • Gender and Women’s studies  
  • Library studies
  • Museology
  • Women’s studies 
  • Health humanities
  • Medical humanities

New Technology and Arts


  • New Media, Internet and Digital Arts
  • Moving pictures: Cinema, Film, Television, Video, Multimedia
  • Design Technologies
  • Spatial and architectonic arts
  • The art of games and gaming
  • Online Cultures, Social Networks and the Arts
  • Multimedia, mixed media and multimodal arts
  • The creative industries in a post-industrial or knowledge society
  • Digital media arts and education
  • Area studies and Cultural Studies
  • Folk and Traditional Arts
  • Classical Arts
  • Philosophy and Religion
  • Archaeology
  • Law and politics
  • Reconciliation and Peace Building
  • Creative Writing
  • Literature and linguistics
  • Art, Society and Social Medias
  • Liberal Arts

Submit your abstract to : abstract@fineartsconference.com