The thesis concerns the design of a mosque and an Islamic cultural center in Arezzo, Italy, mainly intended for the Bengali Muslim community. It represents a proposal for reorganization and enhancement of the area, restoration of the profile of the walls of Arezzo, symbolic inclusion of a foreign community within the oldest part of the […]
The old Central Jail in Sylhet is more than 200 years old, and was the first jail in Bangladesh. Since its inception in 1889, it has great significance due to its core geographical location with heritage value and as an urban space. After the relocation of central jail, the vacant land left behind, has created […]
Gauḍa or Gaur, also known as Lakhnauti, is a ruined city that served as the capital of Bengal between the 12th and 16th centuries. This project aims to the reformation of this archeological site into a gateway of tourism for the two countries recalling the ancient memories of Gaur emblem in Indian subcontinent. This former […]
The following project envisioned by Miami University graduate student Abdul Kader won the first place in 'Saint Louis Amazon Headquarters-2018 student competition organized by AIA Ohio Foundation. Jury cited, "The design successfully creates an interactive public space in the ground level. It is a beautiful graphical representation with a mixed of hand drawn, model and digital images"
The Multi-comfort House Student Contest was an international design competition organised by Isover Saint Gobain. More than 200 students from 50 countries participated in this contest. The project was to design a multicultural hub, incorporating residential, commercial, services, art workshop and exhibition areas within the new Culture Village currently under development in the Al Jaddaf area of Dubai, UAE. The following entry was the National Winner from UK.
The following vision for Mohammadpur Krishi Market is inspired by the traditional market place with an aim to become a new heart and soul for surrounding community. A live, work, play, destination for the city, the project will comprise a combination of low-rise, ecologically sensitive levels of retail, a new public square with generous underground […]
A-chik Mande, also referred as Garo people, are the first immigrants from Tibet, who settled down in Garo hills finding both providence and security in this enchanted territory. The present population of Garo tribe in Bangladesh is around twenty five thousands who lives in the northeast part of Bangladesh which covers Mymensingh, Haluaghat, Dhobaura, Netrokona, […]
In 1947 during the partition of Indian sub-continent, a large number of Urdu speaking Muslims migrated to East Pakistan or Bangladesh mostly from the state of Bihar and from other states like- Uttar Pradesh, Odisha & West Bengal. Almost 1.3 million Urdu speaking Muslims came to this region. In 1971 during the liberation war, a […]
Our democracy, our sovereignty is our pride. Bangladesh is a democratic country and we follow representative democracy here. To maintain and practice a proper democratic system it is necessary for the common people to participate in politics and their opinions should be duly counted. The evolution of Bangladesh is rather a juxtapose of blurry images […]
Borobazar, Khulna is standing on the heart of Khulna City, the major economic hub of the region. In the 19th century, it was just a local village market. After establishing railway connection with Kolkata in 1885, this area started to enhance its economic impotency regionally. Due to lack of insightful planning policy & uncontrolled development Borobazar expanded exponentially. […]