Lecture 7: Conservation and Restoration
Type
presentation slides
Year
2018
In this lecture you will learn about: 
  • contemporary debates surrounding the issues of conservation and restoration in the Islamic world, with a focus on the approach to integrated urban rehabilitation of the Aga Khan Historic Cities Programme (AKHCP).
  • the importance of ensuring the continuity of the key characteristics of Islamic architectural and urban forms and, most importantly,  of human agency;
  • the regeneration of Darb al-Ahmar district in Old Cairo, Egypt (AKHCP) and the Heritage Management Plan for Salalah’s old town districts in Oman (ArCHIAM), so as to provide comparative understanding of different approaches to sustainable, heritage-led revitalisation of Islamic heritage in distinct geographical and cultural contexts.
Citation

ArCHIAM. “Lecture 7: Conservation and Restoration.” Part seven of 10 presentations developed for the Aga Khan Trust for Culture Education Programme, 2018.

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Copyright
Aga Khan Trust for Culture Education Programme
Country
Oman
Egypt
Language
English
Keywords
architectural education
education
Aga Khan Historic Cities Programme
conservation
restoration and conservation
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