Nuru Karim, Founder & Principal Nudes received his Masters in Architecture and Urban-ism from the Architectural Association [AADRL] London, United Kingdom in 2006. His undergraduate studies include travel and education in the metropolis of Mumbai [KRVIA-gold medallist] and Montreal [McGill University].
He has worked for Zaha Hadid Architects in 2005 on a host of institutional projects both in competition/ schematic design and design development stages.
Nudes operates within the realm of cross-disciplinary cultures of art, architecture and computational design powered by digital “making” tools addressing larger networks of social, cultural and environmental . Nuru Karim has achieved critical recognition both for its built work and in competition in addition to several design awards including a nomination for the Aga Khan Award for Architecture 2013 cycle. He has also recently won the World Architecture Community Awards, designed category. Nuru Karim is also a TEDx speaker 2019 and has presented his work and research on national and international platforms.
Our work aims to inspire people while shaping the future. Nudes work transcend their initial purposes to express timeless cultural, organizational and human values.
We collaborate with clients and colleagues to create experiential spaces connecting people and place.
Lines between sectors are increasingly blurred in the 21st century.
Our sector-based specialists actively share ideas within a collaborative work environment, bringing a rich blend of expertise to each client as a single creative force. Today, as we’ve grown, we continue to operate around as an innovation studio that works closely on each project through playful experimentation, serious research, and old-fashioned problem-solving.