SINAN:
The Great Architect & Urban Designer
Who is Sinan?
Was the chief Ottoman architect
 and civil engineer for Sultans
Born in Anatolia,
 Turkey in 1489
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  ...built hundreds of buildings including
mosques, palaces, chapels, tombs, schools, almshouses...
Sinan learnt his father's trade at his youth
 but he was snatched from his family and
    taken to work for the Caliph cou...
With the skills learnt at an early age,
    he quickly developed his career of
 architect from his military service at
the...
His travels with the army through a vast geographical
    region extending from Anatolia to Italy, Central Europe,
       ...
The synthesis of this knowledge was   reflected in his
famous constructions as seen in his   chief work the
Suleymaniyye M...
Sinan has been compared to Michelangelo of the
            European Renaissance
Sinan's Architectural
    Contribution
Environmental design
1. The Use of Ostrich egg
Ostrich egg
Ostrich egg


     These eggs secrete chemical
substances into the atmosphere, which
  repel spiders and mosquitoes away
2. Air Purification System
The Oil lamps and
candle used to lighten,
 generate smoke and
     burn oxygen
Drive the smoke to
 a filter chamber
The soot
collected will be
     filtered
And used for
 making ink
In turn, clean air
was driven to the
outside ensuring
  sustainability
The ink protects the
books from book worm
Subha nallah
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Sinan - The Greatest Architecture and urban designer

  1. 1. SINAN: The Great Architect & Urban Designer
  2. 2. Who is Sinan?
  3. 3. Was the chief Ottoman architect and civil engineer for Sultans
  4. 4. Born in Anatolia, Turkey in 1489
  5. 5. claude.attard.bezzina ...built hundreds of buildings including mosques, palaces, chapels, tombs, schools, almshouses, madrassahs, fountains, aqueducts and hospitals.
  6. 6. Sinan learnt his father's trade at his youth but he was snatched from his family and taken to work for the Caliph court.
  7. 7. With the skills learnt at an early age, he quickly developed his career of architect from his military service at the Janissary Corps (Turkish Military).
  8. 8. His travels with the army through a vast geographical region extending from Anatolia to Italy, Central Europe, Baghdad enriched his architectural knowledge. v
  9. 9. The synthesis of this knowledge was reflected in his famous constructions as seen in his chief work the Suleymaniyye Mosque (1550-1557)
  10. 10. Sinan has been compared to Michelangelo of the European Renaissance
  11. 11. Sinan's Architectural Contribution
  12. 12. Environmental design
  13. 13. 1. The Use of Ostrich egg
  14. 14. Ostrich egg
  15. 15. Ostrich egg These eggs secrete chemical substances into the atmosphere, which repel spiders and mosquitoes away
  16. 16. 2. Air Purification System
  17. 17. The Oil lamps and candle used to lighten, generate smoke and burn oxygen
  18. 18. Drive the smoke to a filter chamber
  19. 19. The soot collected will be filtered
  20. 20. And used for making ink
  21. 21. In turn, clean air was driven to the outside ensuring sustainability
  22. 22. The ink protects the books from book worm
  23. 23. Subha nallah
  24. 24. SINAN: The Great Architect & Urban Designer Designed by: Shahib amin (shahib.com) Credits to: Wikipedia.com muslimheritage.com
  25. 25. For more slides go to http://www.syukran.org/multimedia/slides
  26. 26. Promotes Creativity & Technology in Islamic Education
  27. 27. We are suggesting that if enough people add a comment, to this presentation or share this on facebook. We will create an extended version or probably a video version that would be valuable to educators and learners etc. So please help to make this work. Syukran.

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