Cairo: Renewing the Historic City: Approaching Cairo
Type
book section
Year
2018

Recalling the origins of the projects in a World Heritage listed historic city, this section presents the overarching objectives, guiding approach and methodology in conceiving Al-Azhar Park, restoring the Historic Wall, and in conserving dozens of monuments in Darb al-Ahmar.


This section contains three articles: 

  • Monreal, Luis. "A Model for the Redevelopment of Historic Urban Centres". In Cairo Renewing the Historic City, edited by Philip Jodidio, 13-20. Munich: Prestel, 2018.
  • Rashti, Cameron. "The Historic Cities Programme. AKTC Methodology at Work in Cairo ". In Cairo Renewing the Historic City, edited by Philip Jodidio, 21-33. Munich: Prestel, 2018.
  • Pini Daniele. "Historic Cairo as a World Heritage Site. A Long and Uncertain Path to Urban Conservation". In Cairo Renewing the Historic City, edited by Philip Jodidio, 35-49. Munich: Prestel, 2018.


Source: Aga Khan Trust for Culture

Citation

Approaching Cairo. In Cairo Renewing the Historic City, edited by Philip Jodidio. Munich: Prestel, 2018.

Parent Publications
Authorities
Copyright

Prestel and the Aga Khan Trust for Culture

Country
Egypt
Language
English
Keywords
Aga Khan Historic Cities Programme
historic preservation
Islamic art
landscapes
monuments