Mapping Mesopotamian Monuments

Church of Sultan Madokh

Interior: Nave from the altar

Amadiya Citadel

Relief detail of the Eastern Gate

Maltai Reliefs

Ninlil on her throne

Church of Sultan Madokh

Exterior: Inscription in Assyrian, Arabic, & English

Citadel of Erbil

Restored House Facades Along Wall Perimeter

Jerwan Aqueduct

Stone Ruins

Citadel of Erbil

House Facades Along Wall Perimeter

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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

Workshop:

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

An international workshop, phase II

Amman, Jordan.
November 2016.