Noushin Ehsan

General Information

Occupation: Urban Planner

Birth City: Tehran

Sources: Ms96-023 Ute Westrom Collection



Employer: Dept. of Traffic Tehran Municipality

Title: Designer

City: Tehran

Notes: Prototype Traffic Studies for the Capital

Employer: Gruen/Farman Farmaian Associates

Title: Junior Planner

City: Tehran

Notes: Master Plan for Tehran

Employer: BKN&A

Title: Designer

City: Los Angeles

Notes: Planning, Commercial and Residential Buildings

Employer: Benham/Kite

Title: Chief Designer

City: Los Angeles

Notes: Institutional, Commercial and Medical Buildings

Employer: Los Angleles Commercial and Ocean Front Recreational

Title: Planning Consultant

City: Los Angeles

State: California

Country: United States

Employer: Rensselear Polytechnic Institute

Title: Campus Planning Consultant

City: Troy

State: New York

Country: United States

Notes: Assistant Professor, 1972-1974

Employer: Omran/Shahr Architecture Planning Consultants

Title: President/Director

City: Tehran

Country: Iran

Employer: B.E.B. Architectural Planning Consultants

Title: President/Director

City: Tehran

Country: Iran

Employer: Harvard

Title: Guest Jury Professor

City: Boston

State: Massachusetts

Country: United States



No apprenticeships on record


Name: Sarah Armstrong Award

Name: Welton Beckett Fellowship

Name: 1st Prize competition

Description: Selected by the Shah of Iran

Name: Gold Medal

Description: Best Painting National student competition


No exhibitions on record

Notable Projects

No projects on record


Institution: Tehran University

Department: Faculty of Fine Arts

Degree: Bachelor of Architecture

Institution: UCLA

Degree: Master of Urban Design

Notes: Teaching assistant, 1970-1972

Institution: UCLA

Degree: Master of Architecture


Professional Affiliations

Organization: American Institute of Planners Board of Governors

Role: Associate Member

Organization: Design Method Group

Role: Member

Organization: A.C.S.A.

Role: Member

Organization: Committee for Establishment of Professional by Laws in Iran

Role: member

Organization: The Working Party for the International Congress of Women Archtiects in Iran

Role: member

Publications By

Title: Traffic Accessibility and the Future of century city

Publisher: UCLA

Title: Westerlo Project and Pine Projects

Publisher: R.P.I

Publications About

No publications about on record