Seher introducing Ms. Irina Bokova, the Director-General of UNESCO, at the signing agreement to open the new Chair in Management and Promotion of World Heritage Sites: New Media and Community Involvement, at Kadir Has University, to be held by our esteemed colleague Assoc. Prof. Dr. Yonca Erkan.
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Seher held a workshop for a group of high school students interested in studying Architecture. After a tour of the Kadir Has Campus, the students got busy designing modular components for the tallest paper structure. Team "Yakamoz" (moonlight) with 128 cm was the winner!
The work for our students is exhibited as part of the Academy program of the Design Biennial. This year's theme is "The Future Is Not What It Used To Be."
Kadir Has University, Basic Design Studio I. Project review: spatial and color analysis of abstract paintings.
Seher visited Kemal Usta's (Master Kemal) plaster shop with our colleague Yonca Erkan's "Traditional Building Techniques and Materials" class. Amazing place! We hope to organize a project to document and preserve this stunning collection.
Nevzat Sayın, one of the most established architects in Turkey gave a presentation on his design for a mosque in Malatya. The project has been shelved by the government agencies due to the fact that it is "not traditional enough."
Design studio from Columbia's GSAAP run by Makram el Kadi of L.E.F.T was also visiting.