Shahabeddin Arfaei / Chairman

University Degree

  • M.Arch, Faculty of Fine Arts – Tehran University -1988

Work Experiences – 35 years 

  • Chairman and member of the board of directors of “Bam- Citadel of Kerman” Consulting Architects & Engineers – since 2000
  • Member of the Association of Iranian Architecture Fame
  • Member of the Iranian Society of Consulting Engineers (Architectural Group)
  • Member of the Board of Founders, General Manager & Board of Directors member in Eivan-Hasht Behesht Consulting Engineers/ 1992-96
  • Designer and head of “Texture Improvement Project with Urban Value” in Bandar Lengeh/ Urban Texture Improvement Office/ Ministry of Housing and Urban Planning/ 1990-1991
  • Ex-Deputy Director of Renovation & Texture Improvement Office/ Ministry of Housing and Urban Planning/ 1989-1991
  • Head of Sepehr Tower design team /A.S.P Company and Saderat Bank/ 1987-1988
  • Member of the International Council of Museums (ICOM)

Academic Experiences

  • Architecture Lecturer at the Islamic Azad University of Tehran, Tabriz and Bandar-Abbas
  • Architecture Lecturer at the Iranian University of Science & Technology (Elm-o-Sanaat), Department of Architecture and Planning
  • Published multiple articles in accredited magazines including the Journal of Iranian Architecture & Urbanism, Architecture & Construction magazine, Memar Magazine, Honar-Nama-Memar Journal, …

Judging Experiences

  • The New Plasco architectural competition- Mostazafan Foundation- 2018
  • Honar-Nama-Memar Prize- Honar-Nama-Memar Journal- 2016
  • The great Square of Azerbaijan- Tabriz Municipality- 2016
  • Design of Boostan Khalij-e- Fars Mosque- Abbas Abad Development Company- 2015
  • Architectural competition for Saba commercial- administrative project, Pars Saze Tamin company- 2015
  • Architectural design of Islamic Revolution and Holy Defence Museum- Museum of Islamic Revolution and Holy Defence Organization- 2015
  • Architecture & construction prize- 2014
  • Entrance Mansion for the Islamic Azad University of Bandar Abbas- Islamic Azad University of Bandar Abbas- 2014
  • Zeinabie- Bandar Abbas- 2011
  • Central Building of Hormozgan Construction Engineering Organization- Hormozgan Construction Engineering Organization- 2011
  • Airbus 655, Holy Defence Monument – Foundation for the Preservation & Publication of Holy Defence Values- 2010
  • Hormozgan Construction Engineering Residential Complex- Hormozgan Construction Engineering Organization- 2007


  • Recipient of the UNESCO Asia-Pacific Awards for Cultural Heritage Conservation- 2017 for the design of Persian Gulf University – Faculty of Art & Architecture, Bushehr Province, Iran
  • First prize winner for the design of Sharif University of Technology Entrance Gate
  • Recipient of “Morality and Praise Plaque” in architectural field- 2007