|Mochamad Ridwan Kamil|
|24th Mayor of Bandung City|
September 16, 2013
|Preceded by||Dada Rosada|
October 4, 1971 |
Bandung City, West Java, Indonesia
|Alma mater||Institut Teknologi Bandung
University of California, Berkeley
Mochamad Ridwan Kamil (born 4 October 1971) or known by his nickname Emil, is the incumbent Mayor of Bandung. He was elected as mayor of Bandung on 23 June 2013. He is an Indonesian architect and lecturer in the Department of Architecture, Bandung Institute of Technology. Kamil founded architect firm Urbane Indonesia in 2004 with three partners.
Kamil studied architecture at the Bandung Institute of Technology. Excelling in undergraduate studies, he continued to study for a Master of Urban Design at the College of Environmental Design, University of California, Berkeley.
In 2006, Kamil was the Indonesian winner of the British Council's Young Creative Entrepreneur award, representing Indonesia in the International Young Design Entrepreneur of the Year award.
Kamil was the pioneer of the Indonesia Berkebun movement to build amateur gardens in the cities of Indonesia. As of 2011[update] the community project is established in fourteen cities in Indonesia, with membership approaching 4000.
Kamil and Urbane Indonesia projects in Indonesia include
- United Tractors office tower in Jakarta,
- Al-Irsyad Mosque and Al-Irsyad Satya Islamic School in Bandung,
- Aceh Tsunami Museum in Banda Aceh,
- Tarumanegara University Tower I and campus revision, and
- Rasuna Epicentrum
International projects include
- Marina Bay Waterfront Master Plan in Singapore,
- Beijing Islamic Centre Mosque,
- Ras Al Kaimah Waterfront Master Plan,
- Suzhou Retail Waterfront Masterplan in China,
- Tech Park Kunming, and
- Grand Tourism Community Club House in Calcutta
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