The Aga Khan Award for Architecture

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The winners of the 14th Cycle of the Aga Khan Award for Architecture are featured in this cyclical monograph. In addition to detailed descriptions of all the projects, this book gathers a series of personal statements from members of the Award’s Steering Committee and Master Jury on key issues that are crucial in the discussions for the final selection of the recipients.

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Six projects have been announced as the winners of the Aga Khan Award for Architecture. The Award was established in to encourage building concepts that address the needs of communities in which Muslims have a significant presence. Every three years, the Aga Khan Award for Architecture identifies leading projects, as well as the [ ].

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The winners, selected from the shortlisted projects, will share US$ 1 million prize for this prestigious prize. AKTC: Professor Hanif Kara reflects on the Aga Khan Award for Architecture. Professor Hanif Kara is a practicing structural engineer and Professor in Practice of Architectural Technology at Harvard University’s Graduate School of Design.

He is co-founder of AKT II London, a world-renowned structural and civil engineering company. AKTC: Aga Khan Award for Architecture Winning Projects. 06 August | Global. AKTC: Aga Khan Award for Architecture Winning Projects. The Master Jury selected six projects to receive the Award that encompass three dominant themes: living heritage, ecological resiliency, and inclusive commons.

The themes are reflected in the. This book discusses architectural excellence in Islamic societies drawing on textual and visual materials, from the Aga Khan Documentation Center at MIT, developed over more than three decades. At the core of the discussion are the efforts, processes, and outcomes of the Aga Khan Award for Architecture (AKAA).

The Aga Khan Award for Architecture, established inby His Highness the Aga Khan aims to identify and encourage projects that successfully addressed the needs and aspirations of communities. The Aga Khan Award for Architecture, granted every three years, rewards projects that focus on sustainability, landscape preservation, and the development of sites with a significant Muslim presence around the world.A committee chaired by His Highness the Aga Khan - the founder and chairman of the Aga Khan Development Network and spiritual leader.

One guiding principle of this cycle of the Aga Khan Award for Architecture is the importance of plurality.

Since its inception the Award has aimed to be inclusive and to embrace the engagement of a diverse group of users.

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Award Recipient. Conservation of Old Sana'a Sana'a, Yemen. Photographer: Monica Fritz/AKAA. Yemen Photo size:Seller Rating: % positive. The 20 shortlisted projects for the Aga Khan Award for Architecture were announced last week.

The projects will compete for US$ 1 million in prize money. In January, an independent Master Jury reviewed hundreds of nominations. The 20 shortlisted projects are now undergoing rigorous investigations by a team of experts who visit and evaluate each project on-site. The Aga Khan Award for Architecture was established by His Highness the Aga Khan in to identify and encourage excellence in architecture and other forms of intervention in the built environment of societies with a Muslim presence.

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X-Architects wins Aga Khan Award for Architecture with Wasit Wetland Centre Sharjah, United Arab Emirates. On the 13 th of Septemberthe six winning projects of the Aga Khan Award for Architecture (AKAA) were honored at a ceremony held at the Kazan’s Musa Jalil State Academic Opera and.

The Aga Khan Award for Architecture was established by the Aga Khan in to identify and encourage building concepts that successfully address the. Aga Khan Award for Architecture Book: Implicate and Explicate A monograph featuring the projects of the Aga Khan Award, with essays by Mohammad Al-Asad, Farshid Moussavi, Mohsen Mostafavi, Hanif Kara and Oleg Grabar as well as members of the Award Master Jury was published by Lars Müller Publishers   Aga Khan Award for Architecture winners announced.

Iran's largest pedestrian bridge, a pink rubberised park by BIG and Zaha Hadid's first building in Lebanon are among the six winners of this. Less than 2 hours to go for the start of live webcast of the 14th triennial cycle of the Aga Khan Award for Architecture ceremony. You can watch the ceremony starting at 3pm Kazan time at.

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Architecture in Dialogue is an exhibition highlighting the six winners and shortlisted works from the cycle of the Aga Khan Award for projects on display were selected from hundreds of entries and competed for prizes totaling $ 1 million.

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Get this from a library! Aga Khan Award for Architecture. [Mohsen Mostafavi; Aga Khan Award for Architecture (Organization);] -- The book presents the shortlist of 19 projects including the winners. What these projects in their variety across culturally diverse portions of the globe have in common is a commitment to design.Author: Azim Nanji; Aga Khan Award for Architecture (Organization): Publisher: London: Academy Editions, New York, NY: Distributed to the trade in the United States of America by St.

Martin's Press,   The Aga Khan Award for Architecture was bestowed on six buildings and landscapes across the world that show the power of design to revitalize cultural heritage and strengthen community identity but also improve quality of life and enhance natural resources.

These include: the Alioune Diop University Teaching and Research Unit in Senegal; the .