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Murat Tabanlioglu

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RIBA, Chartered Member, Int’l. Assoc. AIA) studied architecture at Vienna Technical University and graduated in 1992. He founded Tabanlıoğlu Architects in cooperation with Dr. Hayati Tabanlıoğlu in Istanbul in 1990. Besides his atelier program at Istanbul Bilgi University, he lectures at universities and various international platforms. As a jury member, in addition to his international contributions, such as at AIA and WAF, Mr. Tabanlioglu serves on the Master Jury for the 2013 Cycle of the Aga Khan Award for Architecture. Tabanlıoğlu Architects In 1990 Tabanlıoğlu Architects was established by Murat Tabanlıoğlu studied in collaboration with Dr. Hayati Tabanlıoğlu, Melkan Gürsel…

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Bostjan Vuga

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Graduated from the Faculty of Architecture in Ljubljana (1992) and continued his post graduate studies at the AA School of Architecture in London. In 1996 Jurij Sadar and him cofounded architectural office SADAR+VUGA. Over the past fifteen years it has focused on open, innovative and integral architectural design and urban planning. The office has been driven by a quest for quality, with a strong belief that forward-leaping architectural production contributes to our well-being, and generates a sensitive and responsive development of the physical context we live in, broadening our imagination and stimulating our senses. He regularly lectures at architectural schools,…

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Aaron Levy

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Aaron Levy is the Executive Director and Chief Curator of Slought, an organization that works with artists, communities, and institutions worldwide to develop cultural projects that encourage inclusiveness, advocacy, and the sharing of knowledge. In Philadelphia, current projects include Mixplace Studio (2012-), an urban education model that responds to the crisis in community participation and political representation with PennDesign, People’s Emergency Center (PEC) and neighborhood youth researchers. Recent projects in the world include Into the Open, the official U.S. representation at La Biennale di Venezia (2008-2009), which highlighted the work of architects working collaboratively to invigorate community activism and environmental…

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Bruno Campos

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Bruno Campos (1970) is an Architect graduated at the Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, UFMG (Belo Horizonte, 1989/1994), with M.A in Housing and Urbanism at the Architectural Association School of Architecture (London, 1997/1998). He has collaborated with various architects in Brazil and New York (including at Weiss/ Manfredi Architects) before establishing BCMF Architects in 2001, associated to Marcelo Fontes (1971) and Silvio Todeschi (1969), also graduated at UFMG. Since then, the studio has been designing a vast array of projects, varying both in typology and scale, especially large-scale public projects. The practice’s work has been widely exhibited and published in Brazil and abroad. BCMF Architects was established in…

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Anne Guiney IFUD-NYC

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Anne Guiney is the Executive Director of the Institute for Urban Design, a think tank of urbanists that represented the United States at the 13th Annual Architecture Exhibition of the Venice Biennale with Spontaneous Interventions: Design Actions for the Common Good. The show, which celebrates small-scale projects initiated by architects, designers, artists, and everyday citizens that bring positive change to their neighborhoods and cities, received a special jury prize; it is the first time the American Pavilion has been honored in this way. The exhibition is now traveling in the U. S., and is currently installed in the Chicago Cultural…

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Ila Beka & Louise Lemoine

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Ila Beka – Architect & Filmmaker and Louise Lemoine – Filmmaker Dokumentaret e Beka Productions “Living Architectures” “Living Architectures” is a series of films that seeks to develop a way of looking at architecture which turns away from the current trend of idealizing the representation of our architectural heritage. The cult of perfect, disembodied forms entirely devoid of people, inevitably leads to a break-up between architecture and living space. Through these films, Ila Bêka and Louise Lemoine put into question the fascination with the picture, which covers up the buildings with preconceived ideas of perfection, virtuosity and infallibility, in order…

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Perparim Rama

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Përparim Rama is an award-winning architect and conceptual artist, who turns ideas into spaces of experiential excellence. As founding director of the London-based 4M Group, he is responsible for the overall project management and development planning of the practice. His projects range from the luxury residential to the commercial, from high-end hotels to mixed-use development, and urban planning. Despite having a team of directors, Rama continues to be the driving force behind the business and takes a hands-on approach, ensuring that the exceptional standards he set at the start of 4M Group in 2004 remain in place throughout his company….

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Bujar Nrecaj

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BNArchitects & associates is founded in the summer of 2008 by bujar nrecaj. our work extends in switzerland, kosova and albania. We are convinced that the quality of our built environment is a crucial component of our life. We do not work with constant rules and certain materials. we create „place architecture“ – architecture that is derived from a very specific context, for specific people – with the objective to create a significant and supra-quality built environment. We see ourselves as a powerful and competent partner within an holistic project team. together with our customers and professional engineers we are…

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Astrit Nixha

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Astrit Nixha, 1964 Prishtina. Finished his studies in Architecture at the Prishtina University, after an extensive work experience in Britain, Nixha returned to Kosovo to first establish Nixha&Partners and later ANARCH. Nixha founded ANARCH in 2004. Over 20 years of architectural and managerial experience. At ANARCH quality comes first. The quality of our work is our number one priority, when it comes to achieving costumer satisfaction. Our clients are the focus of everything we do. We strive for excellence in every aspect of our work from our conception of creativity, safety and value in our project our human relations to…

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Arbnor Murati

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Arbnor Murati (1981) studied architecture at the Federal Polytechnic (ETH) Zurich and the Academy of Architecture in Mendrisio. In 2009 he opened his own studio in Morkote which expanded in 2012 in Lugano. Arbnor Murati in 2011, only twenty-nine years old, won the first place among 125 participating studios in the prestigious international competition for the realization of the university campus USI / SUPSI of Lugano. Currently with his collaborators in the studio he works on various projects in Switzerland and the world. His works have been published in various newspapers and magazines as Tec21, Baublatt, Archi and WERK, bauen…

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