Scholars from National University of Architecture and Construction of Armenia visiting Istanbul as part of Hrant Dink Foundation’s Turkey-Armenia Programme will be discussing the history and current trends of Armenian architecture on a panel.
Moderator: Lory Zakar - Architect
Assoc. Prof. Emma Harutyunyan - Overview of development of Armenian Architecture: from prehistoric times to XIII century
The presentation will cover the following topics: Prehistoric architecture, Urartian period, Hellenistic heritage, Christian architecture, particularly the early Medieval period (IV-VII centuries) and Armenian Renaissance (X-XIII centuries).
Assoc. Prof. Zaruhi Mamyan - Modern Armenian architecture
The difference of formation of Armenian modern architecture will be presented starting from the origins of modern architecture with its gradual development up to trends shaping the current image of modern Armenian cities.
Date: 13 February 2018, Tuesday
Venue: Hrant Dink Foundation, Havak Hall
The presentation will be in English. Simultaneous translation into Turkish will be available.
The discussion will be broadcast live on Facebook.
This activity is organised by the Hrant Dink Foundation
in partnership with Gyumri Youth Initiative Centre
with the support of the UK Government's Conflict, Stability and Security Fund