Interventional Architecture | Aga Khan Award: German language article with many photos in ‘Style Mag Net’

Seit mehr als dreißig Jahren existiert der Aga Khan Award for Architecture bereits. Ziel des Preises ist die Wertschätzung herausragender Architektur und Intervention in den öffentlichen Raum in muslimischen Gesellschaften. Wer jetzt an Höhenrausch in Kuala Lumpur oder Abu Dhabi denkt, an exaltierte Landgewinnung vor der Küste Dubais oder Moscheeneubauten rund um die Welt denkt,…

Speech by Oleg Grabar, Recipient of the 2010 Chairman’s Award, at the Aga Khan Award for Architecture 2010 Award Presentation Ceremony (Doha, Qatar) 24 November 2010

Please also see: Recipients of the 2010 Aga Khan Award for Architecture (Press Section) It is with much pride and gratitude that I have accepted the Chairman’s Award from the Aga Khan Award for Architecture, following Hassan Fathy, Rifat Chaderji, and Sir Geoffrey Bawa. It is an honor to join such a distinguished company and, even more…

Five winners of the Aga Khan Award – The Star Malaysia

These unique architectural and design projects are dedicated to bettering people’s lives and preserving their environs ***** Stories by CHIN MUI YOON starmag@thestar.com.my A DRAMATIC rejuvenation of a wasteland, a sleek little school that unites a divided village, an historic archaeological site, the renewal of a colonial city centre, and a stunning factory that seemingly…

“We look at pluralism in the Muslim world today,The award embraces a Muslim world that is dynamic, innovative and creative and has helped create a better understanding of it.” – Omar Hallaj, chairman of the master jury

Chinese Bridge School Lauded in Aga Khan Awards *****   The Aga Khan Award for Architecture this year was won by five projects including a school built as a bridge uniting a Chinese village and the restored center of Tunisia’s capital Tunis. The revitalization of a Saudi Arabian valley, a Spanish museum and a Turkish…

Embrace cultural diversity, says Aga Khan – Daily Nation Kenya

His Highness Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani the Emir of Qatar confers with His Highness the Aga Khan at the Aga Khan Award for Architecture ceremony in Doha, Qatar November 24, 2010. AKDN By CHURCHILL OTIENO in Doha, QatarPosted Thursday, November 25 2010 at 11:55 The Aga Khan has called on builders to use their work to celebrate pluralism in the…

Video: Aga Khan award ceremony comes to Qatar – Qatars Hub com

Click here to watch the video: Qatars Hub Com ***** Doha: This year the Aga Khan Award for Architecture will makes its GCC debut in Qatar on November 24. One of the world’s largest awards honoring creativity and architectural finesse, the award ceremony will be held at the Museum of Islamic Art. This was announced…