Alireza Taghaboni wins first Royal Academy Dorfman Award
Alireza Taghaboni wins first Royal Academy Dorfman Award

Alireza Taghaboni wins first Royal Academy Dorfman Award for promising architects

On Wednesday, Iranian architect Alireza Taghaboni received the first Dorfman Award at a ceremony held at London's Royal Academy of Arts (RA) as part of the academy's inaugural Architecture Awards Week. Supported by the Dorfman Foundation and nominated by academy members, curators, and journalists, the Dorfman Award celebrates "an international talent representing the future of architecture" and aims to highlight "the relationship between art and architecture," according to a press release. Taghaboni was selected ahead of four other architect candidates: Anne Holtrop, founder of Netherlands and Bahrain–based practice Studio Anne Holtrop; Rahel Shawl, founder of Ethiopian architecture practice RAAS Architects; Go Hasegawa, founder of Japanese firm Go Hasegawa and Associates; and Bogotá, Colombia–based design collective Arquitectura Expandida.

 

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