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Exhibition ‘Urban Stories: Amman’

Amman, Jordan

Conceived and curated by: Rawan Kashkoush Works produced by: Adie Al Nobani, Mohammad Naji, Nada Amro, Munqeth Agha, Shireen Khamees, Hadeel Ayed Mohammad and Rand El Haj Hasan 17th-28th February 2015 | the Lab Conducted at the Lab in December, an investigative design workshop on ‘Amman’s Urban Furniture’ led by designer and ‘placemaker’ Rawan Kashkoush, Read More

Friday Sermon; Bahrain’s National Pavilion at the International Architecture Exhibition of La Biennale di Venezia 2018

Venice, Italy

Text by Farah Abdel Jawad Photos by Giulia Bruno The Bahrain National Pavilion in its fifth participation explored this year’s theme of Freespace, by tackling the topic of Sermon or Khutba.  Friday Sermon is a religious ritual organized by oratory practice usually performed every Friday in all mosques around the world due to its important Read More

Interview// Sahar Madanat on the One-Handed Tableware Set

Amman, Jordan

Sahar Madanat Design Studio Amman, Jordan Sahar Madanat Design Studio won the first Audi Innovation Award in 2017 for their One-Handed Tableware Set. HKZ met with Sahar Madanat, the founder of the Jordan-based design studio and consultancy to learn more about this innovative design.   “We noticed that many refused to use ‘assistive’ devices as Read More

PIXEL visualization: Rendered Realities

Basel, Switzerland

In this age of technology, it is essential for architects to be able to provide high quality visuals to clients and viewers in order to provide a clear idea of what is to be built. Luckily, now we can find specialized firms in aiding this process. One of the pioneering firms in this specialty is Read More

HKZ2013 Highlights: Sustainable Development

Various, Various

    Architecture is an essential arena for sustainable innovation. Buildings represent about half the annual energy and emissions in the U.S. and three-quarters of its electricity. With the built environment growing — the U.S. building stock increases by about 3 billion square feet every year — architects have a historic opportunity to transform its impact Read More