1992 Cycle Awards Recipients - Aga Khan Award for Architecture
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1992 Cycle Awards Recipients

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The Award Presentation Ceremony was held in Registan Square, Samarkand, Uzbekistan

Cultural Park for ChildrenCultural Park for Children
Location: Cairo, Egypt (North Africa)
Architect: Abdelhalim Ibrahim Abdelhalim
Completed: 1990
Site size: 12'500 m²
Cultural Park for Children Project Brief
Redevelopment of a dilapidated, existing, green area utilizing community participation in the construction and organization of the park. The park includes buildings as cultural facilities for children, such as a library, theatre, and a museum. (Find out more)

Demir Holiday VillageDemir Holiday Village
Location: Bodrum, Turkey (Asia)
Architect: Turgut Cansever, Emine Ögün, Mehmet Ögün, and Feyza Cansever
Completed: 1987
Site size: 27'000 m²
Demir Holiday Village Project Brief
18 villas spread over 2.7 hectares built of thick load-bearing stone. The villas range from 1-2-3-storey units, each plot treated as a private entity. The facade treatment varies for each unit, in order to avoid standardization. (Find out more)

East Wahdat Upgrading ProgrammeEast Wahdat Upgrading Programme
Location: Amman, Jordan (West Asia)
Architect: Urban Development Department
Completed: 1980
East Wahdat Upgrading Programme Project Brief
24'500m2 textile factory complex comprising the main factory, administration building, nursery, restaurant, and a guesthouse. The layout of the complex follows a central courtyard plan to allow for future extensions. (Find out more)

Entrepreneurship Development Institute of IndiaEntrepreneurship Development Institute of India
Location: Ahmedabad, India (South Asia)
Architect: Bimal Hasmukh Patel
Completed: 1987
Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India Project Brief
Autonomous education centre in which formal, orthogonal geometry dominates the layout. Each of the 8 blocks is organized around a central courtyard on two levels. The buildings are juxtaposed in the landscape to create a series of l outdoor spaces. (Find out more)

Kairouan Conservation ProgrammeKairouan Conservation Programme
Location: Kairouan, Tunisia (North Africa)
Architect: Association de Sauvegarde de la Médina de Kairouan / Brahim Chabbouh, Mourad Rammah, and Hedi Ben Lahmar
Completed: 1979
Kairouan Conservation Programme Project Brief
The rehabilitation projects include the restoration of key monuments, a comprehensive programme of conservation, as well as the socio-economic revival of the medina which has fallen into a state of neglect. (Find out more)

Kampung Kali Cho-deKampung Kali Cho-de
Location: Yogyakarta, Indonesia (South-East Asia)
Architect: Yousef B. Mangunwijaya
Completed: 1985
Site size: 3'600 m²
Kampung Kali Cho-de Project Brief
Village improvement programme to upgrade a squatter settlement by building permanent housing out of timber and bamboo to create an urban version of the traditional tribal house. (Find out more)

Palace Parks ProgrammePalace Parks Programme
Location: Istanbul, Turkey (Asia)
Architect: Regional Offices of the National Palaces Trust
Completed: 1984
Site size: 400'193 m²
Palace Parks Programme Project Brief
Restoration of a series of Ottoman palatial complexes which have been recognized as an important elements of Istanbul's urban heritage and landscape. The restored structures are open to the public as educational and recreational facilities. (Find out more)

Panafrican Institute for DevelopmentPanafrican Institute for Development
Location: Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso (West Africa)
Architect: ADAUA Burkina Faso / Jak Vauthrin, Ladji Camara, Philippe Glauser
Completed: 1984
Site size: 60'000 m²
Panafrican Institute for Development Project Brief
Complex divided into three distinct areas: a teaching, administrative, and public centre with classrooms; second, an administrative center with a library; thirdly, six blocks of student housing and nine detached houses for teachers. (Find out more)

Stone Building SystemStone Building System
Location: As-Suwayda, Syria (West Asia)
Architect: Raif, Rafi & Ziad Muhanna
Completed: 1990
Site size: 4'800 m²
Stone Building System Project Brief
Low-cost, effective, speedily erected building with high dependency on local basalt stone based on a construction system of stone arches. This simple form, based on a 5m span is repeated and adapted to meet the needs of a particular brief. (Find out more)

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