Visit from Sweden


We welcomed Prof. Sandi Hilal from Lund University, and Prof. Alessandro Petti from the Royal Institute of Art at our university today.

Prof. Dr. Jamel Akbar, Dr. Onur Şimşek, and Dr. Yaprak Arıcı Üstüner briefed them on the Faculty of Architecture and Design. Following their discussion on architecture education in the international dimension, Prof. Hilal and Prof. Petti visited the Research Center for the Conservation of Cultural Property of Foundations (KURAM), receiving detailed information about the general structure of the Center.

The next stop of our guests was the Islamic Arts Application and Research Center (ISM) located in our Üsküdar Campus. Welcoming our guests, Director Betül Bilgin shared detailed information about Islamic Arts through the works done by the center.