Kojima Yoshie

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Kojima Yoshie
Waseda University
Faculty of Letters,Arts and Sciences
Bachelor of degree in Letters(Waseda University), Masters' degree in letters(Waseda University), Ph.D.(Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa)
Research funding number

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2010
Jun 2010
Visiting Scholar, the Getty Research Insusitute
Oct 2015
Dec 2015
Visiting Scholar, Oxford University, Corpus Christi College
Jan 2016
Mar 2016
Mellon Fellow, Villa I Tatti: The Harvard University Center for Italian Renaissance Studies


Faculty of Letters, Waseda University, Tokyo
Waseda University, Master course, Department of the History of Art,
Department of the History of Art, Ph.D. course, Waseda university
Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa, Classe di Lettere e Filosofia, Corso di Perfezionamento / Ph.D.

Awards & Honors

Sep 2013
honorary citizen of the City of Fidenza, Italy

Published Papers

Genova e l'Emilia occidentale alla seconda metà del XII secolo: le maestranze antelamiche e i Cistercensi
Yoshie Kojima
Hortus Artium Medievalium   25(2) 506-513   Jun 2019   [Refereed]
Iconoclasm and Iconophilia in Cistercian Art: Cloister Sculpture of Fontfroide, Alcobaça and Chiaravalle della Colomba
Yoshie Kojima
IKON: Journal of Iconographic Studies   Volume 11 57-64   May 2018   [Refereed][Invited]
(In Japanese) Fumi-e: Trampled Sacred Images in Japan and the Iconography of the Redemption of Catholic Reformation Art
Yoshie Kojima
The Study of the History of Art (the Society of History of Art, Waseda University)   LVI 31-44   2018
Yoshie Kojima
『美術史研究』   55 29-41   Dec 2017
Il porto di Genova e le sculture antelamiche di Fidenza: riconsiderazione della questione provenzale
Yoshie Kojima
Hortus Artium Medievalium. Journal of the International Research Center for Late Antiquity and Middle Ages   22 579-589   May 2016   [Refereed]


Iconografia per Sacrum Imperium. Rilievi nella facciata del Duomo di San Donnino
Conosco un ottimo storico dell'arte...Per Enrico Castelnuovo   77-82   Feb 2012
Ricerche sul duomo di San Donnino a Fidenza

Books etc

藤内哲也編 (Part:Joint Work)
ミネルヴァ書房   May 2016   
The Grove Encyclopedia of Medieval Art & Architecture
Yoshie Kojima (Part:Contributor)
Oxford University Press   2012   
児嶋由枝 (Part:Contributor)
朝倉書店   Dec 2010   
『ウルビーノのヴィーナス 古代からルネサンス、美の女神の系譜』 (国立西洋美術館)
読売新聞社   2008   
読売新聞社   2007   

Conference Activities & Talks

Christian art in East Asia and three port towns: Macau, Manila, and Nagasaki
Yoshie Kojima
8 Feb 2019   Asian Civilization Museum, Singapore
Reception of Western prints in Japan and Namban screens
The Sixteenth Century Society and Conference (SCSC) 2019 annual meeting   1 Nov 2018   The Sixteenth Century Society
Yoshie Kojima
Oberseminar: Forms and Norms in European Art ard Beyond   26 Apr 2018   Institut für Kunstgeschichte, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München
Reception and acculturation of sacred Christian images in Japan: Eucharistic representation and hidden Christians [Invited]
Yoshie Kojima
Martin Scorsese's Silence in Context   12 Dec 2017   Art History Dept. Tel Aviv University
大航海時代における日本の大陸への憧憬と世界地図  ― 香雪美術館所蔵「レパント戦闘図・世界地図屏風」―
Society for Cultural Interaction in East Asia 9th Annual Meeting   13 May 2017   Society for Cultural Interaction in East Asia

Research Grants & Projects

Reception and transformation of European Christian art in Japan: 16th-19th century
Project Year: Apr 2018 - Mar 2022
Studies on Tacuinum Sanitatis
Project Year: Apr 2012 - Mar 2015
Tacuinum Sanitatis is the health handbook which was originally written in the East and received in medieval Europe. I collected facsimiles and manuscripts of Tacuinum Sanitatis and examined them and showed those in courts received the Greco-Roman ...
Comprehensive Investigation and Studies of Christian Relics
Project Year: Apr 2011 - Mar 2014
Composed of specialists in art history, restoration, archaeology, and so on, our interdisciplinary research group investigated Japanese Christian relics. Besides the senior researcher and co-researcher, more than 40 researchers with doctoral degre...
Early Gothic Art of Northern Italy - Monasteries in Emilia
Project Year: Apr 2010 - Mar 2014
During the second half of the 12th century, the so-called Lombard Romanesque art was evolving into Gothic in a very distinctive manner. To elucidate its artistic circumstances, the present study has investigated three monasteries in Emilia of Noth...
A Study of the Cross-cultural Influences Between Byzantine Art andWestern Medieval Art in the 12th and 13th Centuries
Project Year: Apr 2010 - Mar 2013
To examine the cross-cultural influences between Byzantine art and Western medieval art, our team conducted intensive field research in Paris, London, Siena, Parma, Fidenza, Florence, and Athens.Through painstaking comparative work, we were able t...


Fidenza[Borgo San Donnino],
in: The Grove Encyclopedia of Medieval Art & Architecture, vol. 2, Oxford University Press, p. 52