ADA Awards


Resplendent With Light

Resplendent With Light

Text | Maria Aslam Photography | Shajee Aijazi Renovations are always challenging, marrying the old with the new requires expertise and a sensitized design intervention to an existing work area that is already in use. The project neighborhood also does not have a grandeur of a working district, hence most organisations end up creating capsules


Art Culture & Society

The poignant call of the inaugural Karachi Biennale 2017 Text | Tazeen Hussain Visual | Courtesy Karachi Biennale Asst. Professor Tazeen Hussain is permanent faculty at Dept. of Communication Design, IVS and adjunct faculty at Dept. of Visual Studies, University of Karachi and Szabist. She has a B. Des in Communication Design from IndusValley Sch


We Are All Mad Here

We Are All Mad Here

Text | Shanzay Subzwari Visuals | Courtesy Canvas Gallery A myriad of colours welcomed the audience as they stepped into Canvas Gallery recently. Reds, blues, greens and yellows infused into one another as they came together to paint portraits of female forms in various poses; some reclining, some hanging from the ceiling, some in dramatic pose



Remembering Saba Mahmood

A beautiful mind... 1962-2018 Saba Mahmood, Professor of Anthropology at the University of California at Berkeley, passed away on March 10th, 2018. The cause was pancreatic ca


ADA Dialogue II | Do You Know Your City?

ADA- Architecture Design Art initiated and organized a dialogue titled “Do You Know Your City?” The event was held in the majestic Frere Hall and was attended by people from th