Exhibition on Conservation of Jama Masjid

From 14-21 Oct an exhibition of the ongoing conservation project of Jama Masjid is organizing by Aligarh Muslim University. This project is the first step taken forward for the preventive restoration of Jama Masjid. For more information visit: http://amu.ac.in/pdf/heritage/Main%20Report.pdf

2017 Royal Gold Medal Recipient Name is Paulo Mendes da Rocha

Paulo Mendes da Rocha will receive the 2017 Royal Gold Medal announced by the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA). Paulo Mendes da Rocha said that “After so many years of work, it is a great joy to receive this recognition from the Royal Institute of British Architects for the…

Mr. Dipon Bose — Best Architecture Student of the year 2016

Mr. Dipon Bose from Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi of Architecture Department has been awarded Best Architecture Student of the year 2016 during National Awards for Excellence in Architecture Thesis 2016 through a nationwide competition organised by the Council of Architecture in New Delhi.

Top 10 Colleges for Architect Study in India

Sir J J College of Architecture, Mumbai: It was founded in 1990, affiliated with Mumbai University. Various well-known personalities passed out from the College like— Achyut Kanvinde – Architect, Amol Palekar – Actor, Arundhati Roy-Writer, essayist, activist, Balkrishna Doshi – Architect, Raj Thackeray – Politician.   Department of Architecture, IIT…

Compendium of World’s Architect with 100 Years, 100 Buildings by John Hill

The originator of the web journal A Daily Dose of Architecture, John Hill, is fixated on his subject and resolved to uncover his kindred nationals to the magnificent structures that shape our surroundings. In this wonderfully outlined abstract Hill introduces his determination of the hugest working to be assembled every…

Competition for Dubai 2020 Expo Rail Link Wins by Weston Williamson+Partners

Weston Williamson+Partners (WW+P) has won the Competition for Dubai 2020 Expo Rail Link, a 15-kilometer, £2.2 billion metro Expo link in the United Arab Emirates (Weston Williamson+Partners is London based company). WW+P will work in collaboration with global engineer CH2M, Alstom, and Acciona and Gulermack. Project will create 7 new stations with wing-shaped terminals. Chris Williamson…

JEM OF ARCHITECT—ZAHA HADID

Dame Zaha Mohammad Hadid was an Iraqi-born woman. She won various honorable awards in her career like the Pritzker Architecture Prize, in 2004, the Stirling Prize in 2010-2011 and in 2012 the RIBA Gold Medal in her own right. She architect various projects, some of outstanding projects are: