Welcome to AKPIA@MIT

The Aga Khan Program for Islamic Architecture at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (AKPIA@MIT) is an academic program part of the MIT Department of Architecture.  The program offers degree courses and sponsors public lectures and conferences at MIT. In addition the program offers travel grants for MIT students, as well as postdoctoral fellowships with residence at MIT.


Fall 2017 Lectures

September 25
From Personal to Universal: Photographs by Rania Matar
Rania Matar
Photographer, Massachusetts College of Art & Design

October 16 
Homecoming Queen
Raya Ani
Founder & Design Director, RAW-NYC Architects

December 4
Exhibiting Islamic Art:  From Doha to Dallas
Sabiha Khemir
Scholar and Curat