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Mahnaz Ashrafi
Lives and works in Iran

Ashrafi graduated with a master from the Fine Art Faculty of Tehran University in the field of architecture (1993). She began her career in Iranian cultural heritage conservation. She got her PhD from the IAUG (Geneva; 2008) concerning troglodytic architecture in 2008. When she returned to Iran, she continued her practice on troglodytic heritage. She was also a scientific chair during two international conferences on troglodytic architecture in 2012 and 2016 that were held in Iran. To this day, her work as a manager of cultural landscape of Maymand led to inscribe this site on World Heritage List in 2015.

2016 | Venice Architecture - «Salon Suisse» 2016