new architectures of heritage

naoh sets out – through site visits, exhibitions, conferences and collaborative workshops – to act as a catalyst for inspired interventions in historic contexts, and induce informed discussion on the new architectures of heritage

naoh explores :
– evolving heritage theories, with a focus on unesco world heritage  ;
– advanced technologies and best-practice in architectural conservation and contemporary architectural intervention  ;
innovative conceptual approaches to sensitive historic urban sites 


naoh serves as a collaborative research vehicle facilitating knowledge-sharing between academic institutions in different cities, involving industry, public bodies and charitable organisations, to celebrate and develop the evolving and shared heritage of humanity

'old and new towns of edinburgh'   unesco world heritage site