About

Hicham Bou Akl

Adjunct Faculty Member

Diplôme Propre à l’Ecole d’Architecture in Architecture Des Territoires Et Projets Urbains, L’Ecole Nationale Supérieure d’Architecture de Paris-Belleville, France
D.E.S. Diplome d’Etudes Supérieures in Architecture, Académie Libanaise des Beaux-Arts, Lebanon

Hicham Bou Akl is a graduate of the Académie Libanaise des Beaux-Arts (ALBA), where he earned his architecture degree in 2000. In 2004, he obtained a postgraduate diploma in urban design from L’école nationale supérieure d’architecture de Paris Belleville, in Paris. In 2013, he co-founded Les Architectes Workshop, a Paris-based office that worked on architecture and urban design projects in Switzerland, France, and Lebanon. In 2014, Les Architectes Workshop was granted an award by Les Maires de France and Le Pavillon de l’Arsenal, for their urban design project entitled Un quartier périphérique aérien. In 2016, the project l’Observatoire cinématographique du territoire ouvert was selected to take part in the second phase of the competition Reinventer Paris, published and exhibited at Le Pavillon de l’Arsenal. Currently Hicham Bou Akl is collaborating with the Laboratoire d’Architecture in Geneva on a study of Arab metropolises for the magazine “Tracé” in Lausanne.