• Talk Reflection : Seed is Life by Dr M A Sobhan

    by  • 16 June 2016 • 0 Comments

    Paraa studio has created a knowledge sharing space that allows for constructive debates and dialogues on urban issues amongst academics, professionals, creatives and students. This May, Paraa invited an agricultural expert to give a talk on the role of the seed as the initiator of life on Earth, Bangladesh’s history of agriculture and the...

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    Film Screening in ‘ We Grow We Tell ‘

    by  • 8 June 2016 • 0 Comments

    We Grow We Tell was an architectural exhibition highlighting the process and outcome of the recent student design competition, which Paraa held in collaboration with children charity LEEDO. The exhibition also held a film screening on the 22nd May. The film screening consisted of four films: 1. Lal Beguni Shwapno by kids from LEEDO...

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    Reflection : Jury of ‘Safe Space’ Design Charrette : Walls

    by  • 1 June 2016 • 0 Comments

    Paraa, in collaboration with Aparajeyo-Bangladesh and Leedo, launched a two-day design charrette on April, 2016. The competition sought to develop ideas of a ‘child friendly space’ exploring aspects of designing a sense of belonging within an area of temporary existence. It was aimed at students, recent graduates and young architects of Bangladesh. Four teams:...

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    Growing Up: Inaugration

    by  • 25 March 2016 • 0 Comments

    Today was quite a day – the LEEDO Peace Home was filled with activity – from drawing, painting, to making and preparing for dance performances, poetry recitals, to learning about how to grow various plants.  With more than 60 people being involved in some shape or form to help realise the completion of this...

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    Growing Up: Almost there – Penultimate day of construction

    by  • 24 March 2016 • 1 Comment

    We are excited to announce that the LEEDO Peace Home’s new garden and performance space will be open for use from tomorrow. Everyone is invited to join us for the inaugural performance by the children from 5pm onwards. It is located in Mohammadpur’s Bosilla, in the Washpur Housing estate just after crossing the bridge....

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