Our Alumni Muhammad Nisar Ali Mirza Won IAP- Kausar Bashir Ahmad Award 2016-17.
We are pleased to announce that our alumni of Razia Hassan School of Architecture, Muhammad Nisar Ali Mirza, has been declared winner of the IAP- Kausar Bashir Ahmad Award 2016-17 for his work ‘Reclaiming public space at Thokar Niaz Baig’.
Around twenty three nominations were received from thirteen accredited schools of Architecture within Pakistan including Balochistan University of Information Technology, Quetta, Beaconhouse National University, Lahore, CECOS University of IT & Emerging Sciences, Peshawar , College of Arts and Design, University of the Punjab, Lahore, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Islamabad , Dawood University of Engineering and Technology, Karachi , Indus Valley School of Art and Architecture, Karachi, Mehran University of Engineering and Technology, Jamshoro, National College of Arts, Lahore, National College of Arts, Rawalpindi Campus, NED University of Engineering and Technology, Karachi, School of Art, Design and Architecture, NUST, Islamabad and University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore.The Jury was held on May 12, 2017 at Karachi in which comprised of Ar. Ali Zafar Qazi, President IAP, Ar. Arshad Faruqui, Chairman Board of Architectural Education, Ar. Nasir Iqbal, Nominee IAP, Ar. Muhammad Imran Khan, Nominee KBA CARE and Ar. Arif Belgaumi, Nominee KBA CARE.
After reviewing all nominations in multiple rounds, the Jury unanimously declared Muhammad Nasir Ali’s project as worthy of receiving IAP-KBA Award for the year 2017.
We congratulate & wish him best for future endeavors.