Expo 2020 Dubai: New Photos Showcase Updates in Construction

Dubai, UAE

2020 “With one year to go until Expo 2020 Dubai opens on 1 October 2021, organizers are committed to convening the global community in a spirit of collaboration and innovation to build a strong, sustainable future for everyone.“ The Organizers of Expo 2020 released new images that show the advanced state of readiness across the Read More

Villa Chams by Carl Gerges Architects

Baalbek, Lebanon

Carl Gerges Architects2020 Laying remotely within Lebanon’s most arid and historical naturescape, Villa Chams embraces its surrounding’s identity from the flora to the Roman temples and presents itself as a melodically elemental storyteller. At a distant glance, this one shelled structure grounds itself horizontally, while respectfully blending in with the mindfully preserved rocks, opuntia, olive Read More

BAU: A Rooftop Lounge Inspired by Asian Temples

Beirut, Lebanon

Rabih Geha Architects 2019 Inspired by the Mesopotamian goddess of healing Bau, RGA has created a rooftop in waterfront Beirut. Rabih Geha Architects have used many different textures, vivacious colors and a continuity between the indoor and outdoor spaces typical to their innovative design process. Drawing from a color palette of natural greens and strong Read More

Terrazzo Floors and Plush Stairs in Sandra Mansour Showroom

Beirut, Lebanon

Marc Dibeh Studio 2018 Sandra Mansour’s new showroom in Beirut‘s Gemmayze district has been designed as a fresh, joyful and timeless space. In this large open volume, the stylist did not want to be burdened with furniture and accessories, highlighting her creations. The starting point was the floor: A seamless casting of terrazzo with different Read More

Edoardo Tresoldi’s New Wire Mesh Fortress in Riyadh

Riyadh, KSA

Studio Studio Studio2019 Gharfa stages the intimate relationship between man, landscape and architecture through the reinterpretation of the human relationship with cultural archetypes. An experiential pavilion installation within the temporary creative project “Diriyah Oasis”, designed and curated by Dubai-based studio Designlab Experience, and located in the Saudi Arabian capital of Riyadh. Situated in close proximity Read More