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Dr. phil. Ines Konczak-Nagel


The title of her dissertation is "Praṇidhi Depictions of the Northern Silk-Road: The Motif of the Prophecy of Śākyamunis Buddhahood in the Paintings of Xinjiang". The dissertation was finished in winter 2011.

After receiving a postdoc scholarship at the Kunshistorisches Institut in Florence/ Max-Planck Institut and condcuting a research project entitled "Analysis of the origins of Indian Motifs and Details in the Buddhist Cave Paintings of Kuča (Xinjiang, China)" within the project "Connecting Art Histories in the Museum" she is now at the Sächsische Akademie der Wissenschaften in Leipzig researching on "Buddhist Cave Paintings of Kuča from the Northern Silk road."