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Marina Tabassum Joins the Steering Committee of Aga Khan Awards for Architecture

Marina Tabassum, the Director of the Academic program at Bengal Institute, has been named as part of the steering committee for the next cycle of the Aga Khan Awards for Architecture.

Marina Tabassum, the Director of the Academic program at Bengal Institute, has been named as part of the steering committee for the fourteenth cycle of the Aga Khan Awards for Architecture.

The Steering Committee is responsible for establishing the eligibility criteria for project nominations, providing thematic direction to the Award, and developing plans for its cyclical and long-term future.

The Committee is chaired by His Highness the Aga Khan and the other members of are: Sir David Adjaye, Principal Adjaye Associates, London, Mohammad al-Asad, Founding Director, Center for the Study of the Built Environment, Amman, Emre Arolat, Founder, EAA- Emre Arolat Architecture, New York-London-Istanbul, Francesco Bandarin, Special Advisor, UNESCO, Paris, Hanif Kara, Design Director РAKT II, London, and Professor at the Harvard University Graduate School of Design, Cambridge, Azim Nanji, Special Advisor, Aga Khan University, Nairobi, Nasser Rabbat, Aga Khan Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Brigitte Shim, Partner, Shim-Sutcliffe Architects, Toronto, and Farrokh Derakhshani is the Director of the Award.

We wish her heartfelt congratulations.

http://www.akdn.org/press-release/steering-committee-aga-khan-awards-fourteenth-cycle-announced