Architecture on the Fringes

OutreachArchitecture on the Fringes Architecture on the Fringes, an exhibition exploring vernacular settlements across Oman, opens in Rotch Library on Friday, March 11. Originally organized by Professor Soumyen Bandyopadhyay and Martin S. Goffriller, Ph.D., the exhibition highlights the extensive documentation and research undertaken by the Centre for the Study of Architecture and Cultural Heritage of…

Managing Heritage: Designing Sustainable Futures

OutreachManaging Heritage: Designing Sustainable Futures As part of the annual College of Art & Design research Conference Nottingham Trent University launched ArCHIAM Centre for Architecture and Cultural Heritage of India, Arabia and the Maghreb through the inaugural exhibition “Managing Heritage: Designing Sustainable Futures”, which was held at the Bonington Gallery. The exhibition was opened by…

Culture and Heritage

OutreachCulture and Heritage ArCHIAM showcased for the first time its skills in relation to three main areas of expertise – Documentation and Analysis, Heritage Management and Development, Visualisation and Outreach – at the first edition of the NTU Commercial Showcase. This gave the ArCHIAM team members the opportunity to meet representatives from local businesses, academics…

Reconstructing Topographies

OutreachReconstructing Topographies This is a constellation of research and practice work in architectural history of the Middle East (Oman) and contemporary reuse of historical settlements, where the exploration of topography and anthropological concerns have remained central. Topography is not just the earth, the land or its geometrical configuration but a cultural, social and political framework…