'IMAGINE - Fictional Architecture and the Liberation of Ideas' exhibition, Bahrain. 

Exhibitors include Sara Shafiei, Julian Busch, Michael Dean, Sun W Hwang, Meor Haris Kamarul Bahrin, Thomas Impiglia, Kevin Kelly, Jinhyuk Ko, Gillian Lambert, Chris Leong, Joerg Majer, Dijan Malia, Tim Norman, Pernilla Ohrstedt, James Redman, Yumi Saito, Martin Tang, Yinfang Wang.
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Exhibition at the Arab Museum of Modern Art exhibition by Sara Shafiei and Ben Cowd 


Many thanks to all students and staff for the invitation, warm welcome and hospitality throughout the week. A special thank you to Kevin Woolley for his organisation and his collaboration throughout Tasmeem. 

A special thanks to Lala Kabirian, Kaveh Shafiei, Mohammad Shafiei and Ehsan Shafiei.

Oxford Brookes Summer Show 2012, Oxford 

Unit J: Sara Shafiei and HorhizonPhotographs by Takanori Hanai

 Building the Show: Oxford Brookes Summer Show 2012.

LSA Summer Show 2011, DMU
The Leicester School of Architecture
Tutors: Sara Shafiei and Ben Cowd
Photographs by Ian Henderson

The Leicester School of Architecture: Summer Show 2011 highlights.

Leicestershire and Rutland Society of Architects Awards 2011
The Athena, Leicester's Cultural Quater
May 2011

Saraben-academia exhibits drawings and models at the LRSA Awards Ceremony 2011 and receives an award for excellence for the work produced during the RIBA initiated Polyark II event.
Many thanks to Alex Russell, Christopher Christophi, Rob Symonds, Ashley Clayton, James Flynn and Richard Bailey for their help.

Polyark II Super Crit, London
P3 Westminster University
January 2011

LSA students exhibit at Westminster University's P3 Gallery for the Polyark Super Crit 2011. The super crit featured work from The Architectural Association, London South Bank, Canterbury, Liverpool, Lincoln, Strathclyde University and THe Leicester School of Architecture.

Upcoming Exhibition in India
The Stainless Gallery, Dehli
29th January - 1st February 2011

saraben>academia will be exhibiting in Delhi as part of De Montfort University's Faculty of Art + Design international show.

LSA students exhibiting: Ashley Clayton, James Flynn, Christopher Christophi, Richard Bailey and Victoria Bennett

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Exhibition: Art for Change
23 Halford Street Leicester
22nd November - 22nd December

LSA students exhibit models and drawings at a Pop-up Exhibition in the Malcom Arcade Leicester to support Art for Change.
Colin Hall the Lord mayor of Leicester opened the exhibition in the City Centre on 22nd November. The exhibition will be on show until 22nd December and then travel to other regional venues in the New Year.
LSA students exhibiting: Christopher Christophi, Richard Bailey, Ashley Clayton, James Flynn, Robert Symonds and Christopher Vansittart

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LSA Summer Show 2010, DMU
The Leicester School of Architecture
Photographs by Ian Henderson

The Leicester School of Architecture: Summer Show 2010 opens to the public on Friday 18th June and runs until 6th October 2010.

Spontaneous Schooling Exhibition
London Festival of Architecture Event
3.01 Tea Building, 5 - 13 Bethnal Green Road, London E1 6JJ

The exhibition showcases workshops conducted by Horhizon members at Leicester School of Architecture, Architectural Association and Royal College of Art.

Congratulations to LSA students featured in exhibition:
BAILEY, Richard, CHRISTOPHI, Christopher, FERNANDEZ, Paula, SYMONDS, Robert, SIMONE, Gianni, FOXWELL, Paul, BENNETT, Victoria, RUSSELL, Alexander, FRADELLOU, Chrysi, XYPOLIA, Christina, CLAYTON, Ashley, FLYNN, James, GRICE, Adam, DAVIES Simon, VANSITTART, Christopher, ARNOLD, Richard, PARAMANANTHAM, Thavatheepan

Royal Academy Summer Exhibition 2010
14 June—22 August 2010
In the Main Galleries

Leicester School of Architecture students Ashley Clayton and James Flynn exhibit at The Royal Academy of Arts: Summer Exhibition.

LSA Project Show 2009
The Leicester School of Architecture, DMU

Congratulations to all students from the module for a great show and successful year.

Architectural Atelier show is the culmination of a selection of De Montfort postgraduate students studio work and research under the tuition Sara Shafiei and Ben Cowd. An exhibition of contemporary work that offers a glimpse into the ideas factory of the module itself as well as an opportunity to open our doors to the public.
The show includes work by students Joseph d’Abbro, Manpreet Kaur, Krupa Bulsara, Tom Fenton, Jonathan Haskins, Richard Issleib , Andreas Noussas, Diane Starkey.