On preservation and nostalgia in architecture
Sunday 30 June 2013,
Stevenson Lecture Theatre
Phone +44 (0)20 7323 8181
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In this event, a panel will discuss approaches taken towards architectural conservation in the historical areas of Bahrain and the challenges of introducing contemporary architecture within this urban context.
In a region whose architectural language oscillates between nostalgic reinvention and super-modernism, preservation projects commissioned by the Ministry of Culture will be examined as case studies.
The panel includes Sh. Mai Al Khalifa, Minister of Culture, Bahrain.
In association with Shubbak – A Window on Contemporary Arab Culture.
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