About Us

Our work strives to enhance our sense of surroundings, identity and relationship to others and the physical spaces we inhabit, whether feral or human-made.

Selected Awards
  • 2004 — Aga Khan Award for Architecture
  • 2009 — Mies van der Rohe Award
  • 2013 — AIA/ALA Library Building Award
  • 2015 — Best Interior, Designers Saturday
  • 2016 — AIA New York Honor Award

Design Competition

Green Architecture (Status: Open)

PBA CJSC announces the “Green Architecture” competition in order to promote the Year of Solidarity for the Green World and COP29!

Who can participate in the competition? – 3rd or 4th year bachelor or master students of the faculty of architecture all over the world.

The topic of the competition: Redesigning of any public space in Baku which needs to be developed on sustainability and green architecture principles.

Selection of projects: Among the accepted projects, the best 3 projects will be selected by the jury.

Awarded prizes: 

1ST PLACE: 1200 AZN (cash), placket and certificate in eco-friendly products, Junior Architect position at PBA CJSC for three months in summer, 2024 or within one year after graduation.

2ND PLACE: 800 AZN (cash), placket and certificate in eco-friendly products, internship at PBA CJSC for three months in summer, 2024 or within one year after graduation.

3RD PLACE: 400 AZN (cash), placket and certificate in eco-friendly products (in case if 1st or 2nd places will reject work or internship offer 3rd place will be able to accept)

Competition Juri:

  • PBA CJSC CEO – Tusi Aliyev
  • Founder at FQ Partners – Farid Gachayev
  • Secretary of the Union of Architects of Azerbaijan – Sheyda Novruzzada

Deadline for submission of projects: 24 August 2024

To participate in the competition, it is enough to enter your personal information and upload the supporting documents related to your education. After successfully completing the initial phase, you can prepare your project for submission. If you have any questions about the competition, you can write an e-mail to the address competition@pba.az under the subject “Competition”.

Please fill in the required information and attach your pdf file, not more than 20 MB.