Paraa Projects Published in the BENGAL STREAM: The Vibrant Architecture Scene of Bangladesh.

The Bamboo Playscape project (http://paraa.org.uk/bamboo/) and the Leedo Transitional Shelter (http://paraa.org.uk/projects/) is now travelling around the world. It is currently being exhibited at the S AM Schweizerisches Architekturmuseum in Basel and will be there till 24. 06. 2018 Drop By if you are around.The Bamboo Playscape project The Leedo Transitional Shelter Thank you to Bengal Institute, Bengal… Read More Paraa Projects Published in the BENGAL STREAM: The Vibrant Architecture Scene of Bangladesh.

‘Award for Excellence in Architecture 2017’ by Institute of Architects Bangladesh & Berger

We are excited to be part of the winning pool of the ‘Berger Award for Excellence in Architecture 2017’, a biennial award given by Institute of Architects Bangladesh and Berger. Paraa has been awarded in the urban design and landscape category for its recently completed project the Bamboo Play-scape. The jury wished to mention this… Read More ‘Award for Excellence in Architecture 2017’ by Institute of Architects Bangladesh & Berger

Presenting at the Making Futures Conference _ South Asian Delegate Hosted by the British Council.

I am excited to share that me and my co author Ruhul Abdin were invited by the Plymouth College of Art to present Paraa’s ongoing research ‘ Unlearning to Learn: Contextualizing Architectural Thinking into Practice _ Paraa’s Approach to Critical Design Thinking & Making.’ at the Making Futures Conference 2017. The conference was hosted in… Read More Presenting at the Making Futures Conference _ South Asian Delegate Hosted by the British Council.

Bamboo Playscape: An Experiential Platform for Underprivileged Children _ In retrospect on the Bamboo Design Workshop coordinated with Paraa.

Written for ContextBD http://contextbd.com/bamboo-playscape-experiential-platform-underprivileged-children/ A city with a rapidly growing economy and an equally booming urban development sector, Dhaka, as we all know, faces a harsh deficit in urban spaces for recreation, rest and realization. It is a city undergoing spontaneous growth in order to meet the high demand for housing, leaving no space for… Read More Bamboo Playscape: An Experiential Platform for Underprivileged Children _ In retrospect on the Bamboo Design Workshop coordinated with Paraa.