Press

Metropolitan Museum of Art's announcement of support for MMM ("Initiatives and Partnerships: Mapping Mesopotamian Monuments." Department of Ancient Near Eastern Art Newsletter. Spring 2019: 12).

"World Between Empires" panel discussion with Zainab Bahrani et al. ("Conversations on the Destruction of Cultural Heritage in Iraq and Syria." World Between Empires Exhibition, Metropolitan Museum of Art. March 18th-June 23rd, 2019).

Columbia Global Centers | Istanbul interview with Zainab Bahrani ("Istanbul Center Stories: Zainab Bahrani." Columbia Global Centers | Istanbul. June 18, 2018).

Columbia News interview with Zainab Bahrani ("Zainab Bahrani Helps Preserve Cultural Heritage in Iraq." Interview by Eve Glasberg. Columbia News. December 19, 2016).

Zainab Bahrani quoted on cultural heritage preservation (David D'Arcy. "François Hollande Announces $100m fund to protect cultural heritage in the Middle East." The Art Newspaper. September 21, 2016).

ARTnews interview with Zainab Bahrani ("‘This Is a Genocide’: Art Historian Zainab Bahrani on ISIS’s Destruction of Cultural Heritage." Interview by Hannah Ghorashi. ARTnews. November 11, 2015).

Democracy Now interview with Zainab Bahrani et al. ("Antiquities Scholar: Islamic State’s Destruction of Museum & Library is Cultural & Ethnic Cleansing." Democracy Now. February 27, 2015).

Columbia News article on MMM (Eve Glasberg. "Mapping the World’s Cultural Treasures." Columbia News. November 11, 2014). 

Description of MMM in the Columbia University Department of Art History & Archaeology newsletter ("Mapping Mesopotamian Monuments." 826 Schermerhorn. Fall 2014: 5-6). 

 

St. Rabban Hormuz Monastery - Detail of the relief decoration of the main altar