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Ali Rahman Khan

Architect/Designer, Founder, AGEN-C K, Banjaiga in Islamabad

Architecture and Wanderlust

PRESENTED ON MAR 10, 2018
IN ISLAMABAD @ VOL 3

Ali Rahman Khan talks about how he learnt the importance of drifting in finding purpose in Architecture and Entrepreneurship through systems thinking.

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Boy-band or Architects?

BY NEJI ARCHITECTS
@ VOL 79 ON JAN 26, 2011

When Neji Architects hopped on stage at PKN Tokyo Vol. 79, they may have come off as a fashionable boy band, but they are in fact an architectural firm, and their presentation has the projects to prove it.

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Crofton & Benjamin Architects

BY LEON CONRADIE
@ VOL 7 ON FEB 23, 2012

Leon Conradie is an experienced architectural academic, who is doing his Masters Research on "The Work of Crofton & Benjamin Architects: 1955 -1964." Crofton & Benjamin Architects were prolific in the 50s and 60s on beachfront developments, and have designed many iconic Durban buildings, each with an Art Deco style. In his presentation, Leon gives us a tour of these buildings, and points out their unique quirks. (in English)

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Architects & Typography

BY TAHAER ZOYAB
@ VOL 6 ON MAR 07, 2015

Tahaer is an architect urban designer with an interest in graphics and multi-faceted design. His work experience as an architect/ tour guide/ site worker in New York City gave him a set palette of skills to start work “On Our Own”. He is Partner and Principal Designer at Triple O Studio, a young Chennai-based design studio. (www.facebook.com/tripleostudio )

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Unifinished Architecture

BY KAZUKI MOROE
@ VOL 26 ON MAY 13, 2016

Kazuki Moroe shares about standard and simple, unfinished architecture.

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Learning from the Paper Architects of Moscow

BY ROSS ANDERSON
@ VOL 15 ON MAY 24, 2016

Ross Anderson shares his journey to explore the Paper Architects of Moscow.

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Coversation on Architecture

BY SANNAH EJAZ
@ VOL 3 ON MAR 10, 2018

In all our definitions and descriptions of space; positive space, negative space, layered space, flowing space, virtual space and folded space there is a feeling of intimidation for the architect faced with a wide cultural canvas often in this conflict architecture becomes fixed and permanent and shrugs off the ephemeral and the present. This presentation by Sannah Ejaz outlines ideas of space/time in architecture as opposed to architecture in space/time with respect to the role of the architect.

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Conscious Tectonics

BY MASSHAL SAIF
@ VOL 3 ON MAR 10, 2018

Masshal Saif at Khaam Studios is working on exploring the relationship of materials and sculptor. She and her team are experimenting with the fusion of tangible and intangible with concrete and a variation of porous materials. 

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Expressions and Reflections - Culture through Architecture

BY GHOUSIA HUSSAIN AHMED
@ VOL 3 ON MAR 10, 2018

The best way to understand a traditional building’s architecture is to is to understand the culture that is reflected by it. Almost all countries have their societal and cultural values reflected in their architecture. This presentation by Ghousia Hussain Ahmed is about understanding the influence of culture on architecture that she has experienced during her travels across Pakistan and Europe. 

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Architecture and Public Spaces: Our perceptions, context, cultural and social resposibility

BY FAWAD SUHAIL ABBASI
@ VOL 3 ON MAR 10, 2018

Communal spaces are about nurturing change. Public spaces are healthy interventions in the growth of a city, they always benefit arts and culture, they help bring people together to enjoy the city and each other. Fawad Suhail Abbasi talks about the role of architects in public spaces and what a perfect public space looks like.