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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Barakat 30th Anniversary

date: Thurs 5th Oct 2017

Since 1987 The Barakat Trust, with the help of its supporters, has raised and distributed funds for ......  More »
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Mishcon de Reya Eid Dinner

date: Wed 28th June 2017

Leading law firm Mishcon de Reya are industry sponsor of Barakat's 30th Anniversary Gala taking plac......  More »
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PSTA Courses - Stone Carving

date: Mon 10th - Fri 14th July

This Summer, Barakat reveals the secrets of Islamic art and design through an amazing range of cours......  More »
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Barakat Family Eid Fair

date: Sat 9th July 2017

Join us for a great family funday out to celebrate Eid with friends and family! Bring the kids, gran......  More »