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House for Architectural Heritage

Muharraq, Bahrain

Leopold Banchini Architects and  Noura Al Sayeh2017 The house for Architectural Heritage houses the archival collection of sketches and drawings by the architect John Yarwood, as well as serving as an exhibition space for architecture exhibition. The project is conceived as a beam structure that frames the existing adjacent walls of the two neighboring buildings, serving Read More

Queen Alia International Airport

Amman, Jordan

Foster + Partners Built 2013 Queen Alia International Airport continues the practice’s explorations of the airport terminal as a building type and sets out a vision for an environmentally sensitive, regionally apt, airport architecture. Designed to serve as the main gateway to Amman – one of the oldest continually inhabited cities in the world – Read More