The Aga Khan Award in Agadir

Villas en bande


What is the Aga Khan Award for Architecture?
The price Aga Khan of architecture was invented by Karim Aga Khan in 1977 to reward excellence in architecture in Muslim countries. With a reward of 500,000 dollars, it is the best and most famous architectural award.

The Aga Khan Award objectives:

  • Imagine housing for optimum cost to the country, easy to maintain and adapted to the lifestyle of a Muslim society with average income.
  • Ensure proper orientation of each room in order to have a pleasant temperature.

The Aga Khan Award in Agadir

In the reconstruction of Agadir after the earthquake of 1960, Jean-François Zevaco constructed buildings such as the central post-shaped as a post-box, the fire station, and the villas band…