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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

“Arslanian” Green Roof Kindergarten

Beirut, Lebanon

Studio Etienne Bas + Meg Architects2019 The campus presents a rare green lung in a residential development that has developed in the area. The Kindergarten is located as part of a local Armenian community’s school campus in the Northern suburbs of Beirut. In a city with little green space, the single-floor layout of the design Read More

Images D’Orient’s Shop with Arches and Vivid Colors

Beirut, Lebanon

Rabih Geha Architects 2019 After traveling the world to over 15 countries, Images D’Orient will be housing their products and conceiving new ones in a space designed by RG/A. Extracting from the Mediterranean architecture and the brand’s aesthetic components, the space echoes Images d’Orient’s embrace of diversity and its alliance of modern and ancient through Read More

From Sand to Sandwaves: A Sand Printed Installation

Riyadh, KSA

Mamou-Mani & Studio Precht2019 Sandwaves is the largest sand-printed installation to date and a part of an event called the Diryah Season. The project is used as urban furniture, benches, but also to form a journey through the beautiful historic site of Al Diryah, a place to relax and contemplate. Made of 58 3d-printed elements Read More