Mapping Mesopotamian Monuments

Sanctuary of Shaykh Adi

The concial domes of the sanctuary

Khinnis Rock Reliefs

Gomel River

Qubahan Medrese

Exterior: Archeological Site

Gunduk Cave and Reliefs

Exterior: Relief Carvings, Cave

Maltai Reliefs

Relief II

Qyzqapan Tomb

Relief and the entrance of the tomb

Jerwan Aqueduct

Remains of archways

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Documenting Disappearing History

The on-going Mapping Mesopotamian Monuments project at Columbia University surveys the extraordinarily rich landscape of monuments and historical architecture in this region.

Current Focus

Our team is currently involved in fieldwork in Iraq and in South Eastern Turkey with the aim of assessing the condition of monuments on site, and providing detailed digital records for future research and preservation projects.

Events

Future of the Past: Addressing the Cultural Heritage Crises in Iraq and Syria

An international workshop, phase III

Amman, Jordan.
February 2018.