Hamza Shaikh

London, UK

Hamza Shaikh is a London-based architect and artist. He is prominently known for his experimental architectural drawings and his thought-leadership in the design industry around the integration of AI diffusion technology. His recent book, Drawing Attention: Architecture in the Age of Social Media was published by the RIBA and Routledge and has been described as a crucial handbook for students and professionals worldwide. He was named as Architects Journal’s 2023 “Rising Star” and has been described as an influencer in the profession committed to exploring experimental drawing methods and excellence in design communication. He was also the lead curator of the major London exhibition at Roca London Gallery Vanishing Points: Architectural Imagination in the Digital Universe, showcasing renowned historical architectural drawings alongside “viral” contemporary works.