Tamar Sarkissian

  • Role in Center:

    SMUS Student Assistant

  • Discipline:

    Landscape Architecture, Urban Design

  • University:

    Technische Universität Berlin

  • Country:


Tamar is a landscape architect trained at the American University of Beirut (2012-2016). She is passionate about cities of the so called Global South and has great interest in intersectional public spaces, place-making processes and contested landscapes. Before moving to Berlin, Tamar was a landscape architect at the TUMO Center for Creative Technologies in Yerevan, Armenia (2017-2019). She is currently pursuing her Master’s Degree in Urban Design at the Technische Universität Berlin (2019-present). Her master’s thesis explores the multicultural urban space of Ottoman Istanbul with a special focus on the urban practices of the Armenian community.