Aerial photography shows off Jordan’s archaeological treasures—and reveals sites at risk | The Art Newspaper
|Jarash Circus, Arch Hadrian. Photo: © APAAME|
Although taken for research and documentary reasons, the photographs in the show Aerial Archaeology in Jordan and Beyond (until 6 April) beautifully capture the country’s cultural past, from the prehistoric phase through to the Islamic Period. Well-known locations, such as the coastal city of Aqaba and Petra’s rock-hewn architecture, are featured alongside newly discovered sites and images illustrating recent damage and destruction.
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