Tuesday, May 21, 2019 | ePaper

Archiprix Bangladesh Exhibition 2018

  • Print


Sheikh Arif Bulbon :
‘Archiprix Bangladesh Exhibition 2018’ is a showcase of a selection of 15 projects submitted by the Bangladeshi students for Archiprix International from 2000 to 2017, along with the 23 best entries from all over the world for the 2017 edition.
It is being showcased for the first time in Dhaka, giving students of architecture schools, faculty members, practising architects, entrepreneurs and local communities the opportunity to discover a broader insight of international architectural projects and to learn about the platform Archiprix International extends.
Archiprix International is a biennial competition with each edition presenting a new generation of nonpareil architects, urban designers and landscape architects alongside their graduation projects to form an expanding international platform for training colleges and newly graduated talented designers.
The platform opens opportunities to get insights in current global design thinking in architecture, urban design and landscape architecture.
The architectural exhibition titled ‘Archiprix Bangladesh Exhibition 2018’ by Department of Architecture, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET) and Archiprix International was held at La Galerie, Alliance Française de Dhaka in the capital’s Dhanmondi area from May 25 to June 1.  
Eminent architect Prof Shamsul Wares inaugurated the exhibition as the chief guest while Prof Dr Khandaker Shabbir Ahmed, Head of the Department of Architecture, BUET and Asif Bhuiyan, Marketing and Commercial Transformation Director, LafarfeHolcim Bangladesh Ltd also attended the opening ceremony.  n

More News For this Category

WOW Dhaka Festival 2019

WOW Dhaka Festival 2019

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :he Women of the World (WOW) festival was held on the premises of Bangla Academy in the capital with a view to advancing the gender equality

Japanese woman fills a lonely  village with life-sized dolls

Japanese woman fills a lonely village with life-sized dolls

.

Sumon Kumar’s Rupomoy   Bangla at Alliance Francaise

Sumon Kumar’s Rupomoy Bangla at Alliance Francaise

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :Nature remains engrossed in her constant and diverse playfulness with colours and forms, melody and rhythm, and light and shades. Getting amused by that playfulness, some

Poachers threaten precious Madagascar forest and lemurs

Poachers threaten precious Madagascar forest and lemurs

.

Pahela Boishakh 1426 celebrated

Pahela Boishakh 1426 celebrated

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :The nation celebrated the Pahela Boishakh, the first day of Bengali New Year 1426 amid much enthusiasm and traditional festivity, on April 14. To mark the

Choice  Boishakhi fashion this year

Choice Boishakhi fashion this year

.

Enjoy the Meghalaya

Enjoy the Meghalaya

Priya Srivastava :rimming with some stunning natural wonders, some of the tourist places in Meghalaya are unique to the state and absolutely magical. Renowned as ‘abode of clouds,’ Meghalaya

Brishty’s solo exhibition A way to break beyond

Brishty’s solo exhibition A way to break beyond

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :housands of kids around the globe suffer from autism. These innocent children are widely misunderstood by the majority of people in their surroundings, sometimes even by

5 Top engineering  marvels of the world

5 Top engineering marvels of the world

Weekend Plus Desk :The greatest man-made structuresan has made numerous advancements, and one of his greatest achievements is the spellbinding structures crafted in juxtaposition to nature. All across the world,

10 Amazing ancient forests around the world

10 Amazing ancient forests around the world

Weekend Plus Desk :1) The Tarkine Forest, AustraliaTasmania’s Tarkine woodlands give a glimpse of what life on Earth looked like 300 million years ago. This temperate rain forest in