The Evolution of Architecture in the UAE


WHEN September 22, 2022
6:30-8 PM WHERE NYUAD Campus, Conference Center WHO NYU Abu Dhabi Institute Open to the Public

This talk explores the evolution of architecture in the UAE starting with very early architectural and archaeological sites from 6000 B.C.E. and continuing on to traditional architecture from 1700-1960, modern heritage from 1960-1980, and then 1980 to the present. The presentation compares these architectural periods and also analyzes the country’s early Islamic sites as well as the Portuguese forts.

  • Rashad M. Bukhash, Chairman, Architectural Heritage Society, UAE; Chairman, ICOM, UAE

In Collaboration with

Architechtural Heritage Department - Dubai Municipality

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