House of Many Vaults by L.E.FT Architects

Niha, Lebanon

2019L.E.FT Achitects Edited by: Sulaf Al Halaseh Great Landscapes Influence great architecture. The house of vaults, a 30* 30 m residence that is located along the edge of Shouf Mountains with an overlooking view of the Mediterranean Sea. While the residence sits below the shrine of the prophet Job, in the village of Niha, one Read More

PEARLING SITE: a Forest of Columns Guiding You to the Pearling Path

Muharraq, Bahrain

VALERIO OLGIATI2019 The entire building functions as the entrance to the cultural heritage and the foyer for the Medina. The site contains ruins that form part of the UNESCO Pearling Path. It is an urban room for the people of Muharraq with the scale of apublic park. Concrete elements are placed along the property boundary Read More

Geometric Facades for the Desert Climate at the Texas A&M Engineering College

Doha, Qatar

LEGORRETA Located within Doha‘s education city, the Texas A&M Engineering College by LEGORRETA combines two main buildings, the academic quadrangle and the research octagon, with a variety of public spaces such as bridges, arcades, courtyards, fountains and vegetation, that create welcoming, informal places for faculty and students. Two buildings, connected by an atrium, are designed Read More

Monolithic Volumes and Rhythmically Placed Voids for Mohammed VI Polytechnique University

Benguerir, Morocco

In the small town of Benguerir in central Morocco, Ricardo Bofill Taller de Arquitectura has completed the new university Mohammed VI Polytechnique with monolithic volumes and rhythmically placed voids to make up the aesthetic of the campus. Encompassing 55 hectares, the complex of structures (300,000 m2) implements a thoroughly thought-out urban design that suits both students and teachers. Read More

Interview with Rue Kothari on Downtown Design 2018

Dubai, UAE

Downtown Design will return in its sixth edition next week from 13-16 November 2018. The highly anticipated event will take place in its custom-built exhibition space on the d3 Waterfront. We interviewed Rue Kothari – Fair Director at Downtown Design 
- to talk more about the selection of established and emerging exhibitors, Downtown Edition and Read More