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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Media

  • Harpers Bazaar Arabia June 2017 Cover

    Harpers Bazaar Arabia featuring Barakat Trustee

    Abir Dajani Tuqan takes Bazaar on a journey through a rich and textured life that includes an enviable collection of fashion moments More »

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    Art & Patronage - The Middle East by Thames & Hudson

    The Barakat Trust was featured in 'Art & Patronage The Middle East' published by Thames & Hudson. More »

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    Barakat Culture Vulture Kids Camp was featured in Arab London. More »

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    Arab News

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News & Events

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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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#HealingGrenfell Science & Inventions camp

date: 31 July - 1 September 2017

The Barakat Trust is offering culturally nuanced Summer camps to Grenfell survivors and communities.......  More »
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#HealingGrenfell Heritage & Noble Sports camp

date: 31 July - 1 September 2017

The Barakat Trust is offering culturally nuanced Summer camps to Grenfell survivors and communities.......  More »
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#HealingGrenfell Art & Design camp

date: 31st July - 1st September 2017

The Barakat Trust is offering culturally nuanced programmes Summer camps to Grenfell survivors and c......  More »