Professor Nurur Rahman Khan (PhD FIAB) has a professional experience of about 28 years. During this period he worked in numerous Private, Public and International organizations as Senior Architect/ Principal Architect. He has been teaching in several universities since the last 20 years.

As a Team leader, he worked with many Foreign Architects on design and implementation of several Embassies, Residential projects, International Companies (MNCs) as well as Prestigious National projects in Bangladesh.

During his long career journey, he has designed a large number of buildings of various types and thus gained sound expertise in Architectural design & drawings. Apart from that He has given talks in many National and International Universities some of which are as follows:

A lecture on Kahn’s philosophy of Architecture, The National College of Arts (NCA), Lahore.

A lecture of Kahn’s work in Dhaka titled ‘Kahn in Context’, The National University of Singapore (NUS), Singapore.

A presentation and detail analysis of Kahn’s Assembly Building in Dhaka, School of Architecture, La Défense , Paris, France.
A lecture on some selected work of Louis I Kahn and of own, Graduate School of Design (GSD), Harvard University, USA.

A lecture on some selected work of Louis I Kahn and of own, Center for
Environmental Planning and Technology University (CEPT), Ahmedabad, India.

A lecture on some selected work of Louis I Kahn, IAB Lecture Series, USA.

A lecture on Mughal Architecture, IAB Lecture Series, Pakistan.

A presentation on own work, ANGAN Lecture Series, BRAC University, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

A Lecture on Sufism, Embassy of United States, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Main panel speaker, ARCASIA forum, Korea.

A presentation on Bengali Modernism, The Università Iuav di Venezia (IUAV), Venice, Italy.

Invited speaker to the Year/s of Water/s (Water Life and Design) conference in RISD, USA.


MEMBERSHIP IN PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS AND PUBLICATIONS

Registered Architect: RAJUK (Capital Development Authority)
Member: Institute of Architects Bangladesh
Member: ArcAAB (Architectural Alumni Association, BUET)
Juror, Architects Regional Council ASIA (ARCASIA) Award, 1996, Jakarta
Juror, Architects Regional Council ASIA (ARCASIA) Award, 1996, Jakarta
Guest Juror, 4th year design studio, Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), USA
Juror, student competition, “Protibhaban” Dhaka, 2007


SEMINARS AND PUBLICATIONS

A presentation on Louis Kahn’s Assembly Building in Theatres of Decolonization, 1995.
Author and presenter of the paper, ‘A Question of change’ at the UIA congress, Istanbul, Turkey, 2005.
Author and presenter of the paper, ‘The Bazaar Revisited’ at the UIA congress, Istanbul, Turkey, 2005.
Author of the book, ‘The Assembly Building’ published on occasion of the
100th birthday of Louis I Kahn, 2006.
Author of the book, Muzharul Islam selected drawings.
Presenter of the paper, Dhaka workshop, USW2DA, Dhaka, 2005.
Guest speaker, The Rhode Island School of Design (RISD).
Author and presenter of the paper, ‘Place, Time and Education’, Commonwealth
Association of Architects (CAA) conference, 2001.
“The Foreigner” a lecture on Kahn’s work in the Subcontinent, Yale University, USA.
“A critical review of Kahn’s work in Bangladesh”, Columbia University, USA.
Presentation on the work of Architect Louis I Kahn, Architect Muzharul
Islam and own, Catholic University of Washington, USA.

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