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Yasmeen Lari, L'architetta Scalza Che Ha Lasciato I Grandi Progetti Per Le Case Di Fango

Once back in Pakistan after graduating from Oxford, not many were willing to entrust contracts and construction sites to what was, at the time, the first architect in the country . Yet Yasmeen Lari , born in 1941, quickly overcame the obstacle of gender stereotype by becoming one of the most well-known and prolific architects in his country and beyond.

https://www.elledecor.com/it/people/a32103061/yasmeen-lari-architetta-pakistan/

Yasmeen Lari, L'architetta Scalza Che Ha Lasciato I Grandi Progetti Per Le Case Di Fango

posted 22w ago

Ration Distribution

On 7th April 2020, 250 ration bags were distributed amongst the families in Makli amid the coronavirus pandemic. The initiative was a result of a collaboration between Heritage Foundation and Rotary Club Karachi New Central.  The distribution took place at ZC3 with all the possible precautions taken. 

Ration Distribution

posted 24w ago

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 25w 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 25w 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 25w ago