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Qahtan Awni
1926 - 1972
Nationality
Iraq

Education
Berkley University, US

Degree
Architect
Year
1951

Work
StartEndBuildingLocationCountry
1961Al Zaim Secondary School in SuwayrahSuwayrahIraq
19631966Al-Mustansiriya UniversityBaghdadIraq
Number of published projects in the database: 2
Notes
After graduating from Berkley University in 1951, Awni established his own architectural firm in partnership with architect Adnan Zaki Amin and later Abdel Sattar Ayach. During his career, he created many important buildings such as the Iraqi Airlines in London (1963) and Al-Mustansiriya University in Baghdad (1966). He was also one of the founders of the Department of Architecture in the University of Baghdad in 1959.
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