PechaKucha 20x20 Tokyo
24 Jul 2017
Presenting Re-Unify at PechaKucha
Through exploration and discussion of past projects and experiences, I along with Erin examine the notion of architecture as a powerful tool to unify communities and incite positive social change. We will discuss how we have come to see the role of architecture in local communities…
Intern Architect at Kengo Kuma and Associates
24 Jun 2017
It is an honour to be part of the Kengo Kuma team doing a full time internship at his Tokyo office alongside some of the most talented architects and designers from around the globe. To learn more about KKAA and their inspiring projects, visit http://kkaa.co.jp/
06 May 2017
How to explore sound in the context of the city?
What is the shape of sound?
This project started with an attempt to generate a full scale permanent pavilion
at The Lot Radio in New York City, a meeting point for local
and international DJ’s to broadcast. We created a…
18 Mar 2017
There are some exclusive news that I would love to share with you all. Our Steam Canoe project has been nominated in the top 5 pavilion architecture in the world for year of 2016.
Please Vote for us on Architizer Awards
Thanks a million
Layers of Girona
02 Mar 2017
“Layers of Girona” is a video documentation of my visit to a wonderful city in Spain.
03 Feb 2017
23 Nov 2016
Capturing the moments
17 Nov 2016
Steam Canoe comes to OMI Sculpture Park in NY
23 Oct 2016
I am delighted to announce that our Steam Canoe project has been moved permanently to OMI Sculpture Park in Ghent, New York. In addition, this project received an award at the Materialica Expo in Munich. Many thanks to Mark Tholen, our professor at OCAD University and all our teammates for…
Masters of Architecture
11 Sep 2016
I am honoured to be accepted to start my new journey at Azrieli School of Architecture & Urbanism - Carleton University. My aim is to go through this Professional Academic Training to learn and get inspired from some of the amazing professors and talented colleagues in order to build some…
Canadian Chinese Alumni Association
20 Aug 2016
For the second time, I had a pleasure meeting The Consul General of the People’s China in Toronto, Mr. XUE Bing and Mrs.XUE, their wonderful team as well as some of the talented Canadians, who participated in studying and researching in China. In addition, I’d like to congratulate my lovely…
The 2016 Convocation Ceremony of OCAD University
11 Jun 2016
Congratulations to all Spring 2016 graduates. Completing an undergraduate degree is an important and significant achievement and I am very proud of all of us.
I would like to take this opportunity once again and officially thank my family, my professors and mentors as well as my amazing talented friends.…
29 Apr 2016
I would like to take this opportunity and invite all my lovely friends to take some time to visit OCAD University Graduation Exhibition. I promise it would be an amazing inspiring experience. I personally experienced a great journey at OCADU and met a lot of wonderful and talented friends who…
An Ed / Id Silent Auction
25 Mar 2016
Video documenting some of the amazing moments of our last night’s silent auction at the Umbra store. Thanks to our dedicated Events Committee, Faculty as well as everyone who attended to support. Looking forward to a successful Graduate Exhibition during month of May.
20 Mar 2016
Happy Spring to all the lovely people on planet of earth and Happy Persian New Year to those who celebrate Norooz. Wishing everyone the best health with full of happiness and success.
Hamid Shahi and Spring Time
The Steam Canoe Documentary
19 Mar 2016
A great short documentary film by Rikako Takahashi on our Steam Canoe Winter Station. Special Thanks to Mark Tholen and rest of the team.
Behind the scenes of our winter station
20 Feb 2016
A video documenting the installation of the steam canoe winter station on the edge of Toronto’s Woodbine beach.
OCAD U Design & Build during Toronto Winter Stations Design Competition 2016.
A collaboration with Curtis Ho, Jungyun Lee, Monifa Onca Charles, Reila Park, Lambert St‐Cyr, Jaewon Kim, Jason Wong, Hamid Shahi,…
The Steam Canoe is complete
17 Feb 2016
I am honoured to announce that our winter station is complete and the steam canoe will be on the edge of Toronto’s Woodbine beach until March 20, 2016 to keep all the lovely visitors warm. A collaboration with Curtis Ho, Jungyun Lee, Monifa Onca Charles, Reila Park, Lambert St‐Cyr, Jaewon…
12 Feb 2016
After attending two amazing events in Tokyo, I finally had a privilege of presenting my first #PechaKucha along side my teammates from OCAD U. Good news is that our Winterstation Installation “The Steam Canoe” is almost ready to be placed on Toronto Beaches.
Winning Second Prize at Kentwood Design Challenge
12 Feb 2016
I am pleased to announce that my collaboration with Victor Mancini has resulted in another victory and we won the second prize designing and building an Installation for Kentwood at the Toronto 2016 Interior Design Show. #hamidshahi #victormancini
Kentwood IDS Design Challenge
23 Jan 2016
I am pleased to announce that our Installation has been chosen as one of the finalists for Kentwood at the Toronto Interior Design Show. I would like to take this opportunity and invite all our friends to this year’s amazing show. We look forward to seeing you all.
Winter Stations Design Competition
12 Jan 2016
With an absolute privilege taking part of 2016 Winter Stations Competition along with some of the great talents from OCADU, I am pleased to announce that our proposed design “The Steam Canoe” is going to be shaped into reality on Toronto’s waterfront during February 15 until March 20.
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year
24 Dec 2015
Wishing you a year filled with Love, Happiness and Prosperity.
Lexus Design Challenge Finalist
24 Nov 2015
Through my collaboration with Victor Mancini, working on multiple projects for Lexus Design Challenge, I am pleased to announce that my project “Diamond Motion” has been selected as one of three finalists for Lexus at the 2016 Canadian Auto Shows.
Hamid Shahi and Victor Mancini
Community Works Around Us
16 Nov 2015
With the serious crisis and the horrific terrorist attacks around the world, we are facing a real insecurity. As an architectural designer I still feel that there is hope to create a safer and more collaborating environments around us. Aim of this post is to remind my self and my…