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

Assitant 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



News: Issue 1, Volume 2017 Released!


The new issue of volume 2 of IJAPAS has been published. The following topics are covered in this issue:

  • Typology Architecture of the Stone Caravanserais of the Seljuk Period in
    Qom Province
  • The Role of Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque’s Buttress in Prevention of its Thrust
    and Reasons for its Re-thrust
  • Implementing Non-Repetitive Designs on Upholstery Fabrics
  • “Giveh” Handicraft in Iran: An Anthropological Study Approach
  • The Effects of Instructional Technology and Media on the Painting Skill of
    Special Kids
  • Investigating the Reasons for the Growth of Mural Paintings of Merchants’
    Houses in Yazd in the Qajar Era Based on the Constructed Model of
    Durability Process of Symbolic Capital

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Vol 2, No 1 (2017)

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