Dissertation Medal Winner 2016
A Juxtaposition of Ideological Expressions: Evaluating the urban transformations of Yerevan (Armenia) during 1915-2015
Part 2 Dissertation 2016
University of Liverpool, UK
What determines our sense of belonging to a territory? How can an identity be maintained, or created?
Yerevan, the crown jewel and capital city of Armenia has been grappling with these issues in a quest of rediscovering its national pride, after years of political oppression, even genocide.
This dissertation explores the role of architecture in this endeavour through Alexander Tamanyan’s work, an overlooked master whose contribution forms today’s city branding…
Dr. Iain Jackson