Discipline: Architecture / Urban Designer
Position: Partner- Managing Director
Qualifications: Bachelor of Architecture, University of Toronto, Canada.
Master of Architecture Cranbrook Academy of Art. Michigan.
Fellow of Institute of Design Architectural Association of London
Academic Appointments 1981-1998
1982-83: University of Houston, College of Architecture: Assistant Professor, full time tenure track position.
1983-86: Harvard University, Graduate School of Design: Assistant Professor. Officer of Corporation
1986-87: Georgia Institute of Technology, College of Architecture: Associate Professor, full time, and tenure track position.
1987-1993: Southern California Institute of Architecture: Senior Faculty Member, full time position.
1993-1996: Architectural Association School of Architecture, London, U.K. Co Director of the Graduate Design Program.
Director of the Graduate Design Program.
1998: Azad University, Hamadan, Iran, Head of Department of Architecture, College of Architecture.
Award and Recognitions
2013: First Prize Competition for Padideh Kish Destination Resort Masterplan
2003: First Prize Competition for Iran Technology Agency
1996: Honorable Mention KANSAI KAN of the National Diet Library of Japan
1994: CGA Gold Medal for City Planning, Hainan, China
1992: Finalist Nara Convention Hall International Design Competition
1990: First Prize Montreal Place Jacques Cartier International Competition
1989: Honorable Mention Alexandria Library International Design Competition
1988: Finalist Olympic West International Design Competition
1979: Christopher Wren Medal for Design Excellence
Tabriz SMP Tower
Tabriz, Iran, 2015
Client: SMP, engeering group
Architect: Shirdel and associates architects
Structural Engineer: Shirdel and associates
Gross Floor Area: 157310 sqm
Principal Architect: Bahram Shirdel
Project Architect: Ehsan Arab
Project Manager: Bahman Mehrabani
Executive Manager: Danial Jabari
Amir Ali Merati
Mohammad Hosein Azimi