Turkey IDMS 2019
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To celebrate the International Day for Monuments and Sites, Turkey organized a few events among which an event titled Exhibition "Rural Life & Rural Landscape".
The activity aimed to raise rural heritage awareness among students. There were two groups consisting of students from the Department of Architecture from the University of Mesrin and high school students from TED Mersin High School.
In the scope of the event three activities were organized :
(1) a presentation about the role ICOMOS in heritage conservation and the importance of rural heritage;
(2) a technical excursion to the rural areas with students to take photographs, draw sketches and collect information about rural landscape;and
(3) an open exhibition of student photographs and sketch drawings.