Lead architect of Community Spaces in Rohingya Refugee Response, Bhalukia Communiy Centre for Host Communities (Ukhiya)
Rizvi Hassan is a Bangladeshi citizen who graduated in B.Arch from Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology (BUET) in 2017. Since the beginning
of his practice, he has been exploring the various roles of a design professional in unconventional fields. He has worked in Jhenaidah, Cox’s Bazar, Ukhiya and Teknaf for various Bangladeshi
communities and Rohingya refugees. Observation, materiality, environment and reciprocal learning have been key in his design process, along with reflection on construction and spaces as well.
Source: Aga Khan Award for Architecture