CONTEXT in tribute to Architect Muzharul Islam, the pioneer of modern architecture in Bangladesh, arranged an informal discussion with Prof. Shamsul Wares and Prof. Haroon Ur Rashid; both of them are well known as prominent architect, critique and theoretician. The session was moderated by eminent academic and architect Mahmudul Anwar Riyaad. The discussion shed light on Architect Islam’s work, philosophy and his contribution to Bangladeshi architecture in a critical combination less evident in some previous comments on the architect.