Under the Eaves of Architecture: The Aga Khan: Builder and Patron

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The Aga Khan is one of the most ardent patrons of architecture and historic preservation in the world. Since inheriting his title as spiritual leader of the Shia Imami Ismaili Muslims, usually known as Ismailis, fifty years ago, he has fostered and commissioned numerous structures and restored a multitude of buildings from Asia to Africa. The prestigious Aga Khan Award for Architecture, first given in 1980, recognises projects that benefit the Muslim world for their excellence in contemporary design, community improvement ...

Under the Eaves of Architecture: The Aga Khan: Builder and Patron 2007, Prestel Publishing

ISBN-13: 9783791337814

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