Author
Shamsul Wares

Professor, Principal Architect, Shishrikkhu Sthapati

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Shamsul Wares is among the most eminent architects with decades of pedagogic experience. He is the Dean of Environmental Science & Design, and Professor of Architecture at The University of Asia Pacific...

Shamsul Wares is among the most eminent architects with decades of pedagogic experience. He is the Dean of Environmental Science & Design, and Professor of Architecture at The University of Asia Pacific. He graduated from BUET in 1968, taught there for a long time and he was also the head of the department of architecture at BUET. Wares worked with Muzharul Islam from 1968 to 1972. Later he started his own practice Shisrikhu Sthapati where he still is the Principal Architect. He was the member of the jury board of several international and local awards and competitions. He received Lifetime Achievement Award for Architectural Education 2009. Awarded by Ice Today & Aqua Paint in association with the Institute of Architects Bangladesh. 

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