IAP Awards for Excellence in Architectural Design 2016-17, Karachi

The IAP-Design Excellence Awards encourage and recognize exemplary works of architecture in the country. IAP invites entries from its Members under various categories and sub categories for RESIDENTIAL PROJECTS, AMENITY BUILDINGS, INDUSTRIAL BUILDINGS, RESTORATION & ADAPTIVE RE-USE BUILDINGS, ARCHITECTURAL INTERIORS, YOUNG ARCHITECTS AWARDS, and SPECIAL DESIGN AWARDS. Fourteen Architects nominated their projects which were assessed by a jury panel comprised of following professionals:

  • M. Arif Changezi
  • Amir Nazir Chaudhary
  • Shama Usman
  • Damith Premathilake
  • Shehnaz Ismail
  • Saifullah Sami

The Jury declared following projects as the winning entries under various categories and sub categories.

S # Category Architect Project Name Remarks
1 A-1 Khadija Tul Kubra Beach House, Karachi Design Excellence Award
2 Anwar Said Kuwait Embassy Residence, Islamabad Honorable Mention
3 B-1 Anwar Said Mosque G-7/1, Islamabad Design Excellence Award
4 B-2 Najmi Bilgrami Collaborative Pvt. Ltd Student Centre, IBA, Karachi Design Excellence Award
5 Suhail Abbasi and Fawad Suhail Polo Complex. Islamabad Honorable Mention
6 Nayyar Ali Dada Bahria Grand Mosque, Lahore Honorable Mention
7 Shahid Abdulla Dolmen City, Karachi Honorable Mention
8 E-2 Shahid Abdulla Building Centre, Karachi Design Excellence Award
9 Arshad Faruqui Team-A Ventures, Karachi Honorable Mention
10 G Tariq A. Qaiser Pick Fresh Van, Karachi Honorable Mention