The culture of Yemen has an ancient history, influenced by Islam.Due to its unique geographic location, Yemen has acquired a very distinctive culture from its neighbors; historically and culturally, the people of Yemen have closer ties with the Horn of Africa (Somalia, Eritrea, Djibouti, and Ethiopia) than they do with the rest of Arabia and the Middle East.
Yemen has a unique architectural heritage, one from which we can learn and draw inspiration.. The practitioners, the master builders and craftsmen have learnt how to build to suit geography, location, the climate and available materials.
Nov 16, 2009 · Traditions in Yemen have stayed largely alive because of deep poverty and long isolation, making the capital’s Old City one of the world’s architectural gems.
Architecture of ancient Yemen (1 C, 10 P) B Buildings and structures in Yemen (5 C, 1 P) S Sabaean architecture (3 P) Pages in category «Yemeni architecture» The following 3 pages are in this category, out of 3 total. This list may not reflect recent changes . C. Cisterns of Tawila;
When it comes to durability and aesthetic appeal, the master builders of ancient Yemen knew a thing or two about sun-dried mud. And their accomplishments hold lessons for modern developers in Arabia, according to Iraqi architect Salma Samar Dalmuji.
Until the early 1990s the southern and eastern towns of Yemen were extremely difficult to access. The result of nearly two decades of research, this is the first book to offer an in-depth investigation into the characteristic architecture of the region.
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Feb 08, 2012 · I shot this on 16mm film between 1985-1987. I digitized this from a VHS tape that I had of the film.