Prof. Ipek Türeli
McGill University, School of Architecture, Canada
Participates in 1 Session
Ipek Türeli is Assistant Professor of Architecture at McGill University. Her work lies at the intersection of visual culture, comparative urbanism, and architectural history. She has published on the politics of the past in photography, cinema, architectural exhibitions, theme parks and museums in edited books as well as in refereed journals such as History of Photography, International Journal of Islamic Architecture, Traditional Dwellings and Settlements Review, European Journal of Turkish Studies. Dr. Türeli is the co-editor of Orienting Istanbul: Cultural Capital of Europe? (Routledge, 2010), a book that explores how processes of creative production and exhibition are intertwined with neoliberal urban restructuring.
Sessions in which Prof. Ipek Türeli participates
- 11.00 Rewriting Geological Time: Kanal Istanbul, a Mega-Project in Istanbul
- Participant Ms Meltem Al (McGill University School of Architecture) | Participant Prof. Ipek Türeli (McGill University, School of Architecture, Canada) |
- 9:00 - 9:30 | 30 minutes Part of: The Cultural Politics of New Built Heritage in Emerging Economies
- In April 2011, in the middle of an election campaign, the then prime minister (and current president) of Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, announced...