News and Public Notices

10 April 2022

Institute of Architects of Zimbabwe Announces Winners of 2022 Architecture Awards

Harare, 9 April 2022. The Institute of Architects of Zimbabwe announced the winners of its 2022 Zimbabwe Architectural Awards on April 8, at the Cresta Lodge-Sango Conference Centre. The awards honored 20 projects that exemplify the best in contemporary architecture and highlight the many ways buildings and spaces can improve lives. When selecting this year's winners, the 23- IAZ member jury evaluated overall design achievement, considering a sense of place, purpose, history, and environmen...
5 April 2022

Institute of Architects of Zimbabwe to host its Annual Conference & Awards Dinner on the 8th of April 2022

Harare, 5 April 2021. The Institute of Architects of Zimbabwe (IAZ) is excited to announce that it will be hosting its annual Architectural Conference on the 8th of April 2022 at the Sango Conference Center at Cresta Lodge in Harare. The IAZ Conference and Awards is an annual event and it will be running under the theme "Climate Change: Adaptation and Mitigation Measures in the Built Environment". It is under this backdrop it will provide insights into how climate change impacts t...
28 February 2022

Zimbabwe Institute of Engineers Graduate Indaba

The Zimbabwe Institute of Engineers will be hosting the Annual Graduate Indaba on the 11th of March 2022. For more info please follow this link https://bit.ly/3JMj8vJ or scan the QR code on the flier.Death Notification- Architect Daniel Mandishona Architect Daniel Mandishona02 January 1959 – 27 September 2021It is with the deepest sorrow that we inform you of the death of one of our members, Architect Daniel Mandishona, who passed away on the 27th of September 2021.Architect Mandishona was a renowned and respected Architect who ran a well-established architectural practice in Harare, Zimbabwe. He contributed immensely to the built environment in both the public and private sector, over the last 3 decades in Zimbabwe.He is survived by his...
12 July 2021

3RD WEBINAR / Digital Transformation of African Cultural Heritage

Dear All Commission Members the 3RD WEBINAR / Digital Transformation of African Cultural HeritageKindly connect on ZOOM on 16th JULY 2021 (14:30-17:00 (GMT time)) https://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/ Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82905556955?pwd=Ymo0VGNkR29zTmlxNzRaY2MxQ0NFZz09Meeting ID: 829 0555 6955Passcode: 822923
28 June 2021

IAZ To Host Webinar on Architectural Aluminium on Friday 2 July, 2021

Join the Architectural Community in this virtual conversation on standards, specifications, quality and related issues.This is a free-to-attend webinar addressing the BEST PRACTISES, STANDARDS AND QUALITY IN ARCHITECTURAL ALUMINIUM. The event will demonstrate how the aluminium industry is making continuous improvements in the field of sustainability, as well as its sustainability benefits in end-use applications. The event will also bring industry front runners Tregers through their regional bra...
24 November 2020

EVENT ANNOUNCEMENT: CLAY FEST 2020

Event AnnouncementLet's Build with Earth - Zimbabwe and our friends EBUKI are pleased to invite you to CLAY FEST 2020, EBUKI's 12th annual conference on earth building.Taking place online this year - Friday 27th Saturday 28th November.Taking full advantage of being online there is a great diversity of speakers and topics. In the spirit of Clay Fest, prepare to bump into things you never expected, to learn about topics you thought irrelevant, which will suddenly take a shape and significance yo...
30 August 2020

IAZ NEWSLETTER AUG/SEPT ISSUE NOW OUT

The 2020 first edition of the IAZ NEWS, newsletter is out now.Click here to view the newsletter and learn more about IAZ new digital platforms, the African Union of Architects and the progress made to date. We also catch up with the Institute of Architects of Zimbabwe President Arch. Tsitsi Dzvukamanja, to hear more about the digital transformation of IAZ.If you haven’t received the newsletter directly into your inbox, you can sign up here.Don’t forget to regularly visit our website and social ...
30 July 2020

Post-Modernism Feature 1- Robert G. Mugabe International Airport

Architectural ThrowbackPost-modernism Feature 1- Robert G. Mugabe International Airport.The Robert Gabriel Mugabe International Airport's new terminal is different from the airport's other terminals. It was built during the postmodernist era, inspired by the decorative designs found in Great Zimbabwe. The government had the clear intention of creating a unique Zimbabwean-style structure when constructing the terminal building. This was intended to promote Zimbabwe's economy by boosting the trave...
30 July 2020

Climate Responsive Design Webinar

The Commonwealth Association of Architects is pleased to launch a pilot programme of lectures for built environment professionals, the aim of which is to facilitate knowledge exchange between member organisations and member firms, to help promote mutual understanding and greater awareness of issues related to climate change and rapid urbanisation together with the UN 2030 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).While targeted at qualified built environment professionals, it is hoped that this serie...
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