A multidisciplinary platform ADA – Architecture Design Art is an international publication house since 2008, documenting Architecture, Design, and Art in Pakistan and neighboring regions. The bi-monthly publication is specific to architects, designers, artists, theorists, social scientists, activists, academics & related professionals. This national archive of design and practice documents significant architecture, art and design from across the country and features articles on current practice, building technology, art renditions and social issues affecting society and lifestyles, questions strictures of sustainability, empathy, equity and social justice through built environment and art.
About the Founder/Chief Editor
A prolific writer, architectural historian, and environmental activist, working in the fields of interior design, architecture, heritage and urban-revitalisation; Maria Aslam is the founder and Editor-in-Chief of ADA Magazine from Pakistan. The first female entrepreneur to delve in publication which under her leadership pioneered the ADA Awards, the first of its kind, in the disciplines of Architecture, Design, and Art from Pakistan. She is also the Founder and Principal Architect of ArchWorks – a Karachi-based creative + research practice whose work exists in the chaotic overlaps of architecture, urbanism, landscape, interiors and cultural geographies.