A Jerusalem Database: Architecture and Design in Modern Times

Project Title:
A Jerusalem Database: Architecture and Design in Modern Times, Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem

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Purpose and Scope:
The main purpose of the project is to establish a database that will bring together the diverse materials dealing with the planning and design of Jerusalem. These materials include urban plans, architectural plans, maps, photographs and documents. The project is based on the initial work done by scholars and other researchers, including at the Bezalel Academy, and which is available in national and regional archives, scanned in high quality and scientifically catalogued. A proposed dedicated website will allow free computer access of each archive separately and provide background information about the sustainable development of Jerusalem to include references to the cultural heritage.

Project Team:
Prof. Dr. Yonca Erkan
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Salih Bıçakcı
Prof.Dr.Füsun Alioğlu

Modern Jerusalem