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The barefoot architect: 'I was a starchitect for 36 years. Now I'm atoning'

She created gilded monuments to corporate excess. But now Yasmeen Lari is building mud huts for the poor. As she wins the Jane Drew prize, Pakistan’s first female architect looks back on an extraordinary life

https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2020/apr/01/yasmeen-lari-pakistan-architect-first-female-jane-drew

The barefoot architect: 'I was a starchitect for 36 years. Now I'm atoning'

posted 52d ago

Jane Drew Prize Ceremony

The ceremony of W Awards was held on 6 March 2020 in the beautifully decorated hall of the Battersea Arts Centre. This Victorian-era building is quite spectacular and not the least because of the sensitive way it was conserved after a major fire – the evidence of the fire was not washed away but has been preserved which adds to its historical narrative and its integrity. 

https://www.architectural-review.com/10046683.article?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=AR_EditorialNewsletters.Reg:%20Send%20-%20The%20Architectural%20Review%20Viewsletter&mkt_tok=eyJpIjoiTkRSaE5HUXpNakV3Tm1JMiIsInQiOiJmaHQxeEZVOWUwalJYNFwvTmxEcEVxYld0VmxQb3ZWd1ZuaHBYa2s0ZnY4akk3d1hYdWoxaXFVdXRcL280MDlZVm5EQ1BCT2hYaDA3RmVoNXdTblQ4d3BBWmxDZEVTaDRcL2N4Q3lBQmZWajJjUVJhYlM2VmRCWnFPbUlvaFErSEswZiJ9

Jane Drew Prize Ceremony

posted 53d ago

‘IN ARCHITECTURAL PRACTICE YOU ARE SO ISOLATED FROM THE REALITY OF THE COUNTRY': YASMEEN LARI & SELF-SUSTAINING ARCHITECTURE

www.architimesonline.com

‘IN ARCHITECTURAL PRACTICE YOU ARE SO ISOLATED FROM THE REALITY OF THE COUNTRY': YASMEEN LARI & SELF-SUSTAINING ARCHITECTURE

posted 55d ago

Oxford Brookes Architecture alumna Yasmeen Lari wins prestigious prize

Oxford Brookes alumna and Pakistan’s first-ever female architect, Yasmeen Lari, has been awarded the Jane Drew Prize 2020 for her steadfast work in highlighting the role of women in architecture and design.

https://www.brookes.ac.uk/about-brookes/news/oxford-brookes-architecture-alumna-yasmeen-lari-wins-prestigious-prize/

Oxford Brookes Architecture alumna Yasmeen Lari wins prestigious prize

posted 59d ago

Former Oxford Brookes University student wins top architects' prize

A FORMER Oxford Brookes University student, who is Pakistan’s first female architect, has been awarded the Jane Drew Prize 2020 for her work in highlighting the role of women in architecture and design.

https://www.oxfordmail.co.uk/news/18292027.former-oxford-brookes-university-student-wins-top-architects-prize/

Former Oxford Brookes University student wins top architects' prize

posted 59d ago