Taslima Nasreen, well-known writer from Bangladesh, will inaugurate the 60th Annual Convention of the National Association of Students of Architecture, India (The Annual NASA Convention) at the DC School of Architecture, Vagamon (home of great Architect Laurie Baker). The event is scheduled to be held between January 29 and February 2.
Annual NASA Convention is the largest student gathering of the students of architecture in South Asia. The convention will be attended by 500 Faculty and 3000 students from the field of architecture from across the country. Renowned architects of international and national repute are expected to attend the Annual Convention, besides other dignitaries. South African architect Peter Rich and Raj Rewal, the architect who designed Pragathi Maidan, will be among those present on the occasion.
The event will look back at the journey of architect’s transformation, re-evolution and parallel projections where it revamps the face of architectural arena and strengthens the core of the association. There will be 30 academic workshops, 100 plus talks and various related competitions happening during the course of the convention. Apart from the students, the convention will be attended by Architects from around the country. There will be around 100 faculty, 60 Architect Jurors and more than 200 architects visiting the campus during the event.