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The Nomad Pavilion, A Water harvesting sanctuary for Arid Weather

Desert of Jordan, Jordan

Dina Haddadin Rasem Kamal The Nomad pavilion is inspired by the local Bedouin tent, one of the earliest shelters to protect from harsh conditions. The vision is to create a new interpretation of the authentic tent, blending with its surrounding yet standing out as a sanctuary for visitors; to become a shaded oasis, a gathering rest Read More

Construction development/ Ayla Golf Academy

Aqaba, Jordan

Oppenheim Architecture Photographer: Moh’d Musa Video: herskhazeen, Mohammad Aljabi Location: Ayla Oasis Development Company Exclusive photos of the Golf Academy and Comfort Station in Aqaba, Jordan The Golf Academy Herskhazeen has recently traveled to Aqaba to visit the new Golf Academy designed by Oppenheim to view the recent development in this boundary-pushing construction site. The Golf Read More

Sijal Institute for Arabic Language and Culture

Amman, Jordan

Architect: Greenwood Barton Architects Landscape Design: Lara Zureikat Amer Sweidan © Sijal Institute for Arabic Language and Culture is located on Omar Bin Khattab street in Jabal Amman overlooking Jabal Al-Ashrafiyeh. It occupies the lower levels and terraced garden of a Damascene family house built in the 1930s. The original building consisted of just three Read More

Wadi Rum Excavated Sanctuaries

Wadi Rum, Jordan

Architect: Rasem Kamal Location: Wadi Rum, Jordan Area: 180,000 sq.m Year: 2015 Thesis Project, THE RICE SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE Thesis director: Carlos Jiménez Sunset View for The Excavated Courtyards © Rasem Kamal This project represents the architectural product of a thesis that focuses on subtraction not addition, subtracting voids and spatial volumes according to users’ Read More

Al-Abdali Boulevard photographed by Mohammed Zakaria

Amman, Jordan

Photographer Mohammed Zakaria has sent us some new images of the Abdali project in Amman, Jordan Project Area is 384,000 sqm of land, the project will comprise of a total built-up area of over 1.8 million sqm consisting of residential apartments, office space, hotels and serviced apartments, retail outlets as well as entertainment facilities. The Read More