Restoration of Mehmed Ali Pasha’s Külliye and House in Kavala and Their impact on the Social and Cultural Urban Environment

Sakip Sabanci Museum in the framework of the hosting exhibition in Istanbul “A Dynasty at the Bosphorus: Traces of the Muhammad Ali Pasha Family at the Atlı Köşk”, which featuring a selection of photographs and objects from the family’s past and opened on 17th of February 2018, organizes a series of conferences on the Muhammad Ali Pasha Family members’ life stories, architectural legacy in Istanbul, and influences in Ottoman Empire’s and Turkey’s art and culture.

In this context, Mr. Heath Lowry,  Emeritus Professor of Ottoman and Modern Turkish Studies at Princeton University and Bahçesehir University, will make a presentation entitled “Remembering One’s Roots: Mehmed Ali Pasa of Egypt’s Links to the Macedonian Town of Kavala” and Mrs. Anna Missirian, President of Research Center MOHA, will present the topic “Restoration of Mehmed Ali Pasha’s Külliye and House in Kavala and Their impact on the Social and Cultural Urban Environment”.  For Mrs. Missirian speech click here.

For more information please contact us: Tel.: +30 2510 620 154-151 | Email: info@moha.center

TypeConference
Date03 March 2018
Time14:00
VenueSakip Sabanci Museum, Istanbul