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Architecture and Representation: the Arab City (Session 1 & 2)

Architecture and Representation: the Arab City (Session 1 & 2)

Friday, November 21, 2014 Wood Auditorium, Avery HallArchitecture and Representation: the Arab CityAshraf Abdallah, Senan Abdelqader, Nadia Abu-El-Haj, Mohammad al-Asad, Suad Amiry, George Arbid, Mohamed...
Heghnar Watenpaugh – Ottoman Aleppo: Experiencing Architecture, Narrating Space

Heghnar Watenpaugh – Ottoman Aleppo: Experiencing Architecture, Narrating Space

Lecture and Conversation Thursday, March 24, 2016 6:00pm Wood AuditoriumDiscussion with Laura Kurgan and Avinoam ShalemPart of the Disrupting Unity and Discerning Ruptures: Focus Aleppo lecture...
Anas Soufan, “A Shift to Modernity in the Art and Architecture of Damascus, 1860-1963”

Anas Soufan, “A Shift to Modernity in the Art and Architecture of Damascus, 1860-1963”

Hosted by the Aga Khan Program in Islamic Architecture (AKPIA)Between the mid-19th century and the mid-20th century, embattled Islamic art in Syria has undergone...
Section D – On Design 61: The minarets of Istanbul

Section D – On Design 61: The minarets of Istanbul

We take a closer look at the architectural history of Istanbul’s skyline-defining minarets.Source by Monocle 24: Monocle on Design
Richard Eaton – Islam in India

Richard Eaton – Islam in India

Richard Eaton is Professor of History at the University of Arizona. His research interests focus on the social and cultural history of medieval and...