Erbil History, Archaeology, Arts and Architecture

2 months ago

In collaboration with Institut français du Proche-Orient (Ifpo), University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) is hosting online bi-monthly seminars on Erbil History, Archaeology, Arts and Architecture starting on Thursday November 26, 2020. The seminars will continue throughout the academic year of 2020-2021.

This project aims at shedding light and celebrating numerous works of scholars who visited Erbil during the last two decades. These studies resulted in very important and multi-dimensional conclusions regarding Erbil and its surroundings; history, archaeology, arts and architecture. Based on the accumulated knowledge, existing projects of preservation, revitalization, and rehabilitation of cultural heritage may be reoriented or reviewed.

UKH and Ifpo have a shared vision and a sense of strong responsibility towards highlighting learned lessons from past generations experiences. Such experiences that are documented in the works of the prospected participants (speakers). It is expected from these seminars to raise awareness amongst the younger generation regarding the state of the existing and past conditions as the premises and starting points for any future development.

Attending these seminars will be, audience at large, students and young scholars of UKH in general and staff and students of the School of Science and Engineering with emphasis on the attending audience from the Architectural Engineering and Sustainability. The audience will experience Erbil culture, history, pattern of living and inherited business ethics and morals of the city that is offering them education, academic certificate, and a chance for a successful life in the future.

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Meeting ID: 995 6136 4040

Passcode: 8ST6Ev


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