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This course is comprised of one lectures, one handout, and one quiz to assess the students’ grasp of the material. The course will focus on the advent of the Islamic religion as it pertains to...
This series of lectures focuses on architectural models and drawings. These representations engender much more than the buildings they may show. They have their own history and development, and...
Islamic art and architecture, like any other form of art that attempts to characterize the material production of a particular faith or variety of cultures over the longue durée, simply cannot ...
El arte y la arquitectura islámicos, como cualquier otra forma de arte que intente caracterizar la producción material de una fe particular o una variedad de culturas a lo largo de una “longue ...
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There remains a dearth of UG-focused, accessible material on non-vernacular African Architecture. A number of authors have now produced research papers and books covering various aspects of col...
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This Module is the product of a special call for lectures on the topic of Anti-Racism and Global Architectural History - July 2020 GAHTC stands in solidarity with ongoing protests for racial...
Imaginaries about Latin America place it at a considerable distance from the Islamic World. Languages, religions and cultural paradigms lead us to associate Latin America either with the Occide...
Los imaginarios sobre América Latina la ubican a una considerable distancia del Mundo islámico. Lenguajes, religiones y paradigmas culturales nos permiten asociar a América Latina con Occidente...
This lecture examines the general concepts and principles of “the spirit of place” and “critical regionalism”. It looks at a few representative examples of architecture from different parts of ...
This lecture provides an overview of Iranian Armenian Church architecture. Due to the historical presence of Armenians and Assyrians as two historical nations, today, there are hundreds of chur...
This lecture provides an overview of Armenian Church architecture. It sets the architectural tradition within the landscape and history of the Armenian plateau. Armenian churches flourished in ...
This course focuses on the architecture in areas where different cultures meet. Often located in a region bordering different ethnic or religious groups, architectural traditions in these areas...