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Hamza Shaikh

London, UK

Hamza Shaikh is a London-based architect and artist. He is prominently known for his experimental architectural drawings on social media as well as his thought-leadership in the design industry. His recent book, “Drawing Attention: Architecture in the Age of Social Media” was published by RIBA and Routledge and aims to be a handbook for students and professionals worldwide. He is also the host of the Two Worlds podcast series, which focuses on uncovering the hidden potential of architecture by speaking with extraordinary practitioners on the fringe of the profession. In 2021, he was the recipient of the Individual of the Year award by the Thornton Education Trust for 'inspiring future generations' in architecture. He is also a visiting critic at the University for the Creative Arts and the University of Westminster.