Street for Resilient Community | Joint-winning Entry in Model Streetscape Competition

© Lines Architects + CSA + terracotta architects
The following project is the Joint First in open urban design competition entitled ‘Model Streetscape of Arterial Mirpur Road’ organized by Dhaka South City Corporation in collaboration with Institute of Architects Bangladesh. The competition called upon streetscape design proposals for three-kilometre stretch of Mirpur Road [from Newmarket node at south to Dhanmondi 27 (old) node at north] as a visionary and executable model for Dhaka streets.

Health Complex One Project- 3rd Place Winning Entry

architectural design proposal for Health Complex One project
The entry won the 3rd prize in the Open Architectural Design Competition for “Health Complex One” Project organized by Grameen Telecom Trust (GTT) and Grameen Kalyan (GK). The challenge of the project was to create a reciprocal dialogue with the surrounding urban environment as well as emphasizing the ideology of social business and sustainability. To provide a productive landscape was the centerpiece of the project development around which usable spaces are arranged pragmatically.

Degree of Urbanism | Competition Entry

Degree of Urbanism, International Design competition by Oli Mahmud Architects
International Union of Architects World Congress held in Tokyo asked for research design to be presented on the program. Main theme of the congress was “Design 2050”. Under the sub theme of ‘Urban Inventions’, the following entry tries to investigate future global urban tendencies.

EDGE CONNECT: Front Desk Design Competition | Winning Entry

Winning entry edge connect front desk design competition
The design proposal wins the First prize in Front Desk Design Competition ‘EDGE CONNECT’ organized by Edge, the Foundation in August 2016.

Appropriating Central Jail, Old Dhaka through Place Making | BUET

Rededign proposal for Central Jail of Old Dhaka

Being located in the heart of Old Dhaka, the Central Jail of Dhaka is bearing the footmarks of all the cultural, social, political changes that took place for more than 200 years. It exists as an integral part of the morphology and infrastructure of old Dhaka and yet detached from its surroundings, with its boundaries. […]


4th Earth Architecture Competition _ 3rd prize winner, Classroom by Archisan

Designing a School for Ghana [ Classroom ] by ARCHISAN
This project won the third place by the design team of Archisan from Bangladesh in the 4th Earth Architecture Competition called by Nka Foundation, 2016. The project emphasized the sustainable structure and cost-efficient construction that can be built with earth and other local materials in rural Ghana.

METAMORPHOSIS through ART | Entry from SUST at ARCASIA 2015

Ancient capital Panam-Nagar need security and reform © Asif Emran Khan | SUST

Competition background: ARCASIA 2015 hosted a competition among its member countries inviting students to rethink about historical sites so that they can have active role in societies instead of being only a function less empty shell or a tourist attraction. The theme was METAMORPHOSIS -implying that the design should make the chosen historical site to […]


Chandigarh Unbuilt | Entries from AIUB

feature_chandigahr unbuilt

Competition Background:  The international idea competition ‘CHANDIGARH UNBUILT: Completing the Capitol’ hosted by archasm, India in 1st August 2015, this was an open International Competition to generate progressive design ideas from students , architects, engineers, designers, artists and philosophers all over the world. The competition was organized for education purpose only. As designed by Le […]


KYM Field School | International Competition Entry from KUAD

© Muhaiminul Islam Rahi and Team

Competition Background : KimseYok Mu (KYM) Solidarity and Aid Association was established as a NGO on 18 January 2002.KYM has started the TEAVUN (Charity) project to support the development of Africa, where it carries out several humanitarian aid activities. Under the TEAVUN Project; it will support sustainable development in Africa with KYM Field Schools, KYM […]


(LAND+TASK)SCAPE: Winning Entry in ‘Creating an Urban Oasis’ Student Idea Competition

Democratic-platform | © Sadia Humayra Mounata  and her team
The competition “Creating an Urban Oasis” aimed to engage students from different disciplines related to architecture, planning and engineering from universities to submit visionary design proposal appropriate for 415 acre site of Tejgaon Old Airport .It was expected to find new horizons of ideas on how public places could be regenerated within the congested city fabric of Dhaka. The proposals needed to focus on socio-cultural, economic, environmental values, harmonization with surrounding areas. The following project (LAND+TASK)SCAPE envisaged by a group of students from BUET won the First place in the competition.