Dr Nasser Golzari, RIBA, ARB,PhD, BSc (Hons), MArch-DipRIBA Dis (Hons), RIBA Charted Architect, is an award winning architect and researcher, his award includes; Aga Khan Architecture Award 2013 RIBA Research Award 2016, Grand Design NACSBA short list 2016,Constructing Communities short list 2016 Holcim Award for Sustainable construction 2014 ,Civic Trust Nomination 2000, 1997 & 1996.
He is the Course Leader for MAArchitecture and is teaching across a number courses including PhD supervisor at the university of Westminster. He has been a part-time academic and researcher since 1994 working and teachng in the UK and internationaly.His awards include:
PRESENT: Senior Partner Golzari ArchitectsDesign Studio Master of Architecture RIBA Course Leader and Pathway Leader MA Architecture Cultural Identity, Senior lecturer MSC Architecture Environmental Design University of Westminster
Design Studio leader MArch and BA Hons Architecture Oxford Brookes University
Architecture Pathway Leader Central Saint Martin CSM University of the Arts
Spatial Pathway Leader Central Saint Martin CSM University of the Arts
Visiting professor Nazeeer Hussein University , Karachi and Esfahan University of Arts
Chair and urban advisor to The International Art and Architecture Research Association.
Research Editor SoS International Architectural Urban and Engineering Design Magazine
Co-editor and founding member, A3 Times Architectural periodical magazine. Assistant tutor University of North London.
Visiting critique at schools of architecture at the University College London, Architecture Association, East London University, Glasgow, Bath ,Edinburgh .
Main research activities on subjects of Urban Design, sustainability
2004- 05 New Towns for Compact Cities - culture and economic sustainability
2004-05 'Walled city - London Docklands'
2004 -05 'London Post colonial Hyper Modern city' Urban Planning Symposium
2003- Investigations on vertical Gardens, green roofs and natural cooling system for a prototype green Office - In association with Pierre d'Avoine Architects and London Metropolitan University
2002- Research on energy efficiency methods, courtyard climatic house with solar chimneys- in association with Pierre d' Avoine Architects, Universities of Oxford Brookes and London Metropolitan University as energy consultant. Sponsored by Iranian Fuel Conservation organisation.
2002- Research on prefabricated-ready made housing
Technologies with Pierre d' Avoine Architects.
2000- Works and writings of Hugo Haring and the secret of form with Peter Blundell Jones and Sheffield University. Sponsored by the Arts Council of England and private practice.
1996 - Vertical and suspended gardens with courtyard live work units and different living Manchester.
1996- Living types social housing SRB bid, London.
1994- The architect, Hans Sharoun, projects and works. Sponsored by the Arts Council, Foundation
for Sports & arts, A3Times magazine, Universities of Sheffield South Bank and North London in
collaboration with Peter Blundell Jones and Academi De Kunst Berlin.
1994- Short and long term living types, suspended gardens and collective living ideas Neruppin
Germany researched with the students at Uniuversity of east London and CGArchitects.
1988- Proposal for self-build energy efficient house in collaboration with University of North London
and Tower Hamlets Housing department and the centre for alternative technology.
1887- Research on Erich Mendelsohn and the Bexhill Pavilion works and writing sponsored by private practices, A3Times magazine and Bexhill pavilion.
1986- Research on British Modern architecture 100 years.