“M’Hamid Oasis Morocco” film finalist at Istanbul International Architecture and Urban Films Festival

News“M’Hamid Oasis Morocco” film finalist at Istanbul International Architecture and Urban Films Festival ArCHIAM’s film “M’Hamid Oasis Morocco”, documenting a restoration and recording project in the Moroccan Sahara, was recently a finalist at the XIII Istanbul International Architecture and Urban Films Festival. The film, produced by Cinetecture’s Monika Koeck, features work undertaken in Ouled Youssef,…

Gulf Architecture Conference and Exhibition at Qatar National Library

NewsGulf Architecture Conference and Exhibition at Qatar National Library From 10 to 13 October 2019, Qatar National Library held an international conference and exhibition on Gulf architecture, organised in collaboration with Liverpool University’s School of Architecture, Qatar University’s Department of Architecture and Urban Planning, and Ibrahim Jaidah, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Architect, Arab Engineering Bureau.…

Restoration, Recording and Documentation of Earthen Architectural Heritage Workshop Mhamid Oasis, South Morocco

NewsRestoration, Recording and Documentation of Earthen Architectural Heritage Workshop Mhamid Oasis, South Morocco The ArCHIAM team is continuing the collaboration with Terrachidia, by taking part in this year’s workshop Restoration, Recording and Documentation of Earthen Architectural Heritage which will take place between 10-18  February in Ouled Youssef, M’Hamid, Morocco. ArCHIAM members will be training participants in documentation methods for vernacular…

Erasmus+ Traineeships

NewsErasmus+ Traineeships The ArCHIAM Centre (Architecture and Cultural Heritage of India, Arabia and the Maghreb), based at the University of Liverpool School of Architecture, is delighted to have hosted two Erasmus+ Trainees from Universita’ Mediterranea di Reggio Calabria (Italy) from 1st August to 28th September. Working under the supervision of Dr Giamila Quattrone, a graduate of…

‘Baltic in Flux’ Architecture Summer School

News‘Baltic in Flux’ Architecture Summer School From the 16th to the 20th July 2018 the Liverpool School of Architecture will host ten undergraduate students and two members of staff from the Mysore School of Architecture, India, who will participate in the ‘Baltic in Flux’ Architecture Summer School, a design workshop programme including site visits, sightseeing…

“Architectural Modernism in Sri Lanka Geoffrey Bawa 1919…2003 Valentine Gunasekara 1931 …” Exhibition

News“Architectural Modernism in Sri Lanka Geoffrey Bawa 1919…2003 Valentine Gunasekara 1931 …” Exhibition ArCHIAM’s Associate member Dr. Nishan Rasanga Wijetunge curated the exhibition “Architectural Modernism in Sri Lanka: Geoffrey Bawa 1919…2003, Valentine Gunasekara 1931” that took place from 30/08 to 29/10, 2017 at the ACC research and Archive, Sri Lanka. As Korea and Sri Lanka celebrate the…

Dating of Chinese Porcelain found in Oman

NewsDating of Chinese Porcelain found in Oman A large number of pieces of Chinese porcelain have been found on various separate fieldwork expeditions throughout Oman. ArCHIAM is currently dating and tracing the origins of the porcelain and will shortly be able to build up a clearer understanding of the historical context of the visited sites.…