iicas, specialist in international relations and caal team leader Farukh’s passion lies with applying technologies and design such as 3D modelling, art and graphic design to save cultural heritage. His career in the field began in 2015 with the private archaeological firm, Archaeological Expertise with whom he participated in numerous expeditions in Kazakhstan including leading several expeditions. In 2016 he participated in the Newton Al-Farabi … Continue reading Farukh KHABIBULLAYEV


Tashkent Institute of Architecture and Civil Engineering, CAAL technical specialist for the Institute of Art Studies, Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Uzbekistan team Shahboz’s work for the Tashkent Institute of Architecture and Civil Engineering and involvement with CAAL has centred on the digitising process and editing the metadata. After completing his undergraduate and graduate studies at the National Institute of Arts and Design … Continue reading Shakhboz MUSTAFAYEV

Victoria SLUKA

ucl, research assistant Victoria’s doctoral research focuses on carpets, specifically pile textile technology and how small changes, artisan idiosyncrasies and social constraints affect the structure and design of a finished textile. Statistical photo filtering and 3D modelling enables examination of the distribution of variations and errors thereby creating a better understanding of the wider technological and social context in which individual artisans created their works. … Continue reading Victoria SLUKA