International Journal of Applied Arts Studies (IJAPAS)


The International Journal of Applied Arts Studies (IJAPAS) is an open access and peer reviewed multi-disciplinary journal which publishes original scholarly research papers on the fundamental research in all branches of theory and practice of art, providing rapid disclosure of the key elements of a study, publishing preliminary, experimental and theoretical results on the history of art, cloth designing, restoration, painting, graphic, architecture and urban design.


The IJAPAS hopes for researchers, graduate students, professionals and others would make use of this journal publication for the development of innovation in applied arts. The manuscripts should not have been previously published nor be currently under consideration for publication elsewhere. The IJAPAS manuscript submission process is fully electronic, to ensure the rapid publication of results. Manuscripts should be submitted via our secure web site. Manuscripts submitted by hardcopy mail or by e-mail will not be processed.


Dr. Abolfazl Davodi Roknabadi

Associate Professor,
Faculty of Arts and Architecture,
Islamic Azad University,Yazd Branch,
Safayieh, Shohadaye Gomnam Blvd.,
Yazd, Iran

Topics suitable for IJAPAS include but are not limited to:

  • Artworks, Performances and installations
  • Urban design and architecture, architectural conservation and restoration of historical structures
  • Fabrics, new methods for cloth fabrications and cloth design
  • Innovative media arts concepts and projects
  • Painting and graphical arts
  • Digital arts
  • Digital design
  • Innovative Web, Web3D, and multimedia studies and applications
  • Social issues and concepts
  • Imaginary and creative concepts and applications
  • Visual arts: ceramics, drawing, painting, sculpture
  • Performing arts: music, theater, film, photography
  • Industrial design
  • Fashion design
  • Art history
  • Aesthetics and semantics



Events: New Issue Released!


The issue No. 2 of Vol. 2 has been published. The following topics are covered in this issue:

  • Regeneration of Distressed Areas of the Central District of Ahvaz City via the Sustainable Development Approach
  • Physical Design of Safe Urban Environment against Environmental Damages in case of Allameh Majlesi Street in Isfahan
  • Explaining the Principle of Semi-Public Transition Space Formation in the Neighborhood Spatial Organization
  • Tie Design using Electrical Conductive Fabrics
  • A Comparative Study of the Altar Design Content of the Jame Mosque and the Vank Church of Isfahan
  • Aesthetic and Symbolic Analysis of the Manuscript Illustration Alexander the Great (Sikandar) in Conversation with WakWak Tree (Talking Tree) in Shahnameh Demot
Posted: 2017-10-01

Vol 2, No 2 (2017)

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