The Republican State Institution “T. K. Zhurgenov Kazakh National Academy of Arts” under the Ministry of Culture and Sport of the Republic of Kazakhstan publishes the quarterly peer-reviewed academic journal Central Asian Journal of Art Studies (CAJAS).
CAJAS publishes the results of authors’ research in the areas of art history (theater, music, choreography, cinema, visual and applied arts, architecture, etc.), of pedagogy (art education, humanitarian education) and of philosophy of art and science.
The main objectives of CAJAS are to provide a platform for the exchange of scientific ideas and the introduction of new research into the scientific circulation, as well as the development of joint international scientific projects in the field of art history.
Priority factors in the selection of publications are following: reference to new study and literary sources, academism and scientific objectivity, historiographic completeness and openness, the modern dimension of complex humanitarian problems, new interpretations of cultural artifacts and art objects.
In addition to scientific articles, the journal may include abstracts, historiographic surveys, source materials, reviews, discussions on the topics of the humanities.
The editorial board includes scientists and professors from Kazakhstan, the UK, Germany. Finland, the USA, Uzbekistan, and Hungary.
To submit publications we invite domestic and foreign scientists, teachers of higher and secondary educational institutions, employees of research organizations, graduate students, doctoral students and undergraduates, as well as senior students of higher education institutions working in the above areas.
The journal is now at the stage of entering the list of recommended by the Control Committee in Education and Science under the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan. See the Appendix for journal publication rules.