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Aga Khan award for architecture

Aga Khan, Sadruddin Prince

Aga Khan award for architecture

Awards, 1983. Presented by His Highness the Aga Khan at Istanbul, Turkey.

by Aga Khan, Sadruddin Prince

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Published in Geneva .
Written in English


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ContributionsArthur, Catherine, 1937-1991.
The Physical Object
Pagination(92)p. :
Number of Pages92
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18584431M

The Aga Khan Academies are a programme of the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN).The AKDN is a group of development organisations with mandates that include the environment, health, education, architecture, culture, microfinance, rural development, disaster reduction, the promotion of private-sector enterprise and the revitalisation of historic cities.   Sustainability over spectacle: The Aga Khan Award for Architecture (Part 1) The late Egyptian architect, artist and poet Hassan Fathy, understood the advantages that pre-industrial building systems had in climate control and economic construction and demonstrated how these could be applied to contemporary structures.

  The Aga Khan Award for Architecture: Redefining Architectural Excellence Dean el-Khoury, Dean of the University of Miami, Lisa Merrit, Senior Director of Development for the University of Miami, School of Architecture, Zahra Hayat Daya, President of the Aga Khan Council for Florida and Saif Ishoof, VP for Engagement Nelson Alvarez. The Aga Khan Award for Architecture is given every three years to projects that set new standards of excellence in architecture, planning practices, historic.

This book brings together a diverse range of exemplary architectural projects from across the globe. Carefully selected and examined by a team of experts, these projects demonstrate innovative approaches that respond to the challenges and potentials of contemporary conditions and contexts. One guiding principle of this cycle of the Aga Khan Award for Architecture is the. Winners announced for The Aga Khan Award for architecture. Also in the programme news of the Frankfurt Book Fair featuring a new Japanese novel, Fish of the Seto Inland Sea by Ruri Pilgrim.


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