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Archives 2018



2nd Photography Competition Exhibition- January 2018




Round Table on Architectural Education




The Board of Architectural Education, Institute of Architects Pakistan organized a round table session on architectural education on 26 June 2018 at a local hotel. The objective of holding this session was to appraise the past and present scenario of architectural education to tread in to the future. The session was held after substantial pre-event preparations. BAE Chair, Architect Khadija JamalShaban liaised actively with many senior academics and professionals with an interest in education to contribute their thoughts and ideas before and during the session.


Many useful outcomes came out during the discussion which are being compiled and circulated leading to further deliberations on this theme.













BAE-IAP Honours Faculty and Graduates at the Academic Awards Ceremony


Text: Khadija Jamal & Farida G

The ceremony started with the Tilawat of Holy Quran, after which Architect Khadija Jamal Shaban, Chairperson BAE-IAP welcomed the guests and highlighted that this was the first time that BAE-IAP had ogranised a dedicated evening for Award recipients. Previously these would be part of some event of IAP, but this exclusivity acknowledged the importance of education to the Institute. She also briefly touched upon the plans of training and publication of BAE-IAP and build upon the works of her predecessors.

Group Photo with Award Presenters and Award Recipients


L to R: Chairperson BAE-IAP Ar. Khadija Jamal Shaban, Mr. Veqar ul Islam, Ar. Murad Jamil, Ar. Amir Nazir Chaudhary, President IAP Ar. Ali Zafar Qazi and Ar. Tania Ali Soomro

Architect Murad Jamil and Architect Amir Nazir Chaudhary also spoke on the occasion on IAP-KBA Award and Mehdi Ali Mirza Award respectively with personal anecdotes. Ar. Murad Jamil is part of the founding team of KBA-CARE (Kausar Bashir Ahmad Center for Research, Architecture, Education) and Ar. Amir Nazir Chaudhary past recipient of Mehdi Ali Mirza Award.
It was heartening to see the occasion graced by senior respectable architects and the winners were most happy to receive the Awards from such stalwarts. IAP Faculty Excellence Awards (IFEA) were presented by Ar. Arif Hasan to Dr. Anila Naeem and Dr. Suneela Ahmed under Senior and Junior categories respectively.


Many useful outcomes came out during the discussion which are being compiled and circulated leading to further deliberations on this theme.

IAP FACULTY EXCELLENCE AWARD (IFEA) Instituted in 2017 under the 3rd chairmanship of BAE-IAP, Ar. Arshad Faruqui, IFEA acknowledges exemplary teaching and academic pursuits. The biennial award appreciates the role of faculty in the larger national socio-economic and cultural framework. This year 09 nominations were received from 05 schools for both senior and junior faculty categories of the Award.

First IAP Faculty Excellence Awards bestowed upon Dr. Anila Naeem and Dr. Suneela Ahmed by Ar. Arif Hasan and Ar. Ali Zafar Qazi. Ar. Arshad Faruqui and Ar. Khadija Jamal are also seen in the picture.


Photography Awards by presented by Ar. Tariq Qaiser and Ar. Fawad Suhail Abbasi; Graduate Award by Ar. Zaigham Jaffery; IAP-KBA Awards by Ar. Murad Jamil and Mehdi Ali Mirza Awards by Architects Amir Nazir Chaudhary, Akeel Bilgrami, Jehangir Khan Sherpao (President, ARCASIA) and Asad I A Khan (Chairman PCATP).


Ar. Tariq A Qaiser and Ar. Fawad Suhail Abbasi handing over awards to Photography Competition Winners

In his closing remarks President IAP Ar. Ali Zafar Qazi congratulated the award winners and appreciated the presence of all the guests. Ar. Farida Abdul Ghaffar has been the convener for IAP KBA, Graduate Awards and Mehdi Ali Mirza Awards and has been managing the process with dedication and diligence since past few cycles.
The event concluded with a round of national songs to commemorate 71st Independence Day of Pakistan and the guests arose to salute the national anthem. The programme was followed by dinner.




About Awards:

IAP-KAUSAR BASHIR AHMAD AWARD: It is conferred annually to the best Thesis Project among all accredited architectural schools in Pakistan in the domain of Socially Responsive Architectural Design. This year for 6th Cycle of the Award, 19 entries were received from 10 accredited schools across Pakistan.
IAP GRADUATE AWARD: It encourages and recognizes exemplary thesis work done by graduating students of Architecture in Pakistan. This year 10th Cycle of IAP Graduate Award was successfully executed. 32 entries were received from 13 accredited schools across Pakistan. MEHDI ALI MIRZA AWARDS:
It gives recognition each year to the students from each architecture school within Pakistan who have excelled in their studies and graduated securing top position with the highest marks (Cumulative GPA of all five years) in their respective school. This year 23 entries were received from 18 accredited schools across Pakistan.




Result of 6th IAP-Kausar Bashir Ahmad Award 2017-18:


Winner: Sarim Kamal Zuberi Indus Valley School of Art & Architecture
Honorable Mention: Sanober Khan NED University Engineering & Technology Karachi
Honorable Mention: Mohaddesse Fatima Khan Indus Valley School of Art & Architecture

Result of 10th IAP Graduate Awards 2017-18:


Winner: Anam Ishtiaq Malik, School of Art, Design & Architecture, NUST, Islamabad
And
Iqra Khalid, School of Art, Design & Architecture, NUST, Islamabad



Result of 1st IAP Faculty Excellence Awards 2017-18:


Winner (Senior Faculty):
Prof. Dr. Anila Naeem
Chairperson, Department of Architecture & Planning, NED UET, Karachi
Winner (Junior Faculty):
Dr. Suneela Ahmed
Assistant Professor, Department of Architecture & Planning, NED UET, Karachi

Honorable Mention (Junior Faculty):
Sannah Ejaz
Assistant Professor, Department of Architecture, COMSATS Institute of IT, Islamabad



Result of 2nd Architecture Photography Competition 2017-18"


Winner 1:
Wajiha Ashraf from IVS, Karachi
Winner 2:
Alina Khan from COMSATS, Islamabad
Winner 3:
Radhya Kareem from IVS, Karachi
Honourable Mention 1:
Afrin Adil from IVS, Karachi
Honourable Mention 2:
Abeezar Hussain from Sir Syed University, Karachi
Colour Award:
Wasiq Shakeel Umer from University of Gujrat, Gujrat




Ar. Murad Jamil presenting IAP-Kausar Bashir Ahmad Award to the winners



Ar. Zaigham Jaffery presenting IAP Graduate Award to the winners


Ar. Amir Nazir Chaudhary presenting Mehdi Ali Mirza Awards to the recipients from the schools in Islamabad and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa


Ar. Akeel Bilgrami presenting Mehdi Ali Mirza Awards to the recipients from the schools in Punjab


Ar. Jahangir K Sherpao presenting Mehdi Ali Mirza Awards to the recipients from the schools in Punjab


Ar. Asad I A Khan presenting Mehdi Ali Mirza Awards to the recipients from the schools in Sindh and Baluchistan