Large Food Markets in Growing Cities

Parallel Collisions

Design of Silence – Bamyan Medical Facility, Afghanistan

The Echoes Of Silence

Islamabad Art Festival 2019

Bibliotheca Orientalis Attilio Petruccioli



Design of Silence – Bamyan Medical Facility, Afghanistan

Issue 50 Text | Maria Aslam Visual | ARCOP Associates (Pvt.) Ltd Medical institutes, research laboratories, and hospitals are structures that are unlikely to cross one’s mind as a space to visit for recreation or even as a curiosity. However,


World War Three : Design for Informed Extremism

Issue 48 Text | Talha Ahmed Kehar Visuals | Courtesy Animal Design campaigns are often concerned and conflated with commercial ventures. It often feels like most design campaigns are aimed at selling us something, a product, a lifestyle, a


Parallel Collisions

Issue 50 Text | Aasim Akthar Visuals | Courtesy Karachi Biennale Trust How does art enter and change our daily lives? This was the key question posed by Niilofur Farrukh, Director of this year’s Biennale at Karachi. First held in 2017, this w


Bibliotheca Orientalis Attilio Petruccioli

A resource library on Islamic Architecture and Urbanism in Trani (Puglia, Italy) Issue 50 Text & Visuals | Zarminae Ansari Years ago, while teaching a course on research methodology in a Pakistani art institution, I advised my students not t


The Future of Heritage Conference

ADA – Architecture Design Art – in collaboration with Aga Khan Trust for Culture (AKTC) Education Programme held a one-day seminar “The Future of Heritage” on 18th October 2019 in the Aga Khan University Auditorium, Karachi. The seminar,