Robert Hillenbrand

Country of origin UK
University Edinburgh
Course 1989
Grant issued Publication
Area of interest Islamic Architecture, Form, Function, and Meaning

Profile

Professor Robert Hillenbrand was educated at the universities of Cambridge and Oxford (D.Phil. 1974); he has been teaching at the Department of Fine Art, University of Edinburgh , since 1971 and was awarded a chair of Islamic art in 1989. Professor Hillenbrand retired in December 2007 but is currently an Honorary Professorial Fellow in the department of Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies (IMES).

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Culture Vulture

date: Monday 27th - Thursday 30th March ; Monday 17th - Tuesday 18th April

Barakat Culture VultureKids Camp(from 6 to 11+ yr)Immerse yourself in the vibrant culture and arts s......  More »
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Ashmolean Museum 'Power & Protection' curated tour

date: Wednesday 21 December 2016

Supported by the Barakat Trust, the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford is exhibiting 'Power & Protection; Isla......  More »
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Sponsors Private Dinner - By Invitation Only

date: Tues 25 April 2017

Barakat will be hosting an exclusive dinner for an intimate gathering of potential sponsors, corpora......  More »
Barakat Family Fun Day 6 Nov 2016

Family Fun Day

date: Sun 6th Nov 2016

On Sunday 6th Nov, the Barakat Trust hosted an family fun day with arts & craft, performance story t......  More »