Interiors

Amir Shakib Arslan Mosque

Moukhtara, Lebanon

L.E.FT Architects | Makram el Kadi & Ziad Jamaleddine 2016 the orientation of the axis of every mosque on Moslem soil toward the black stone of Kaaba is an awe-inspiring symbol of the unity of faith. Le Corbusier, ‘Journey to the East’, p.104 © Iwan Baan This small mosque of 100m2 included a renovation of an Read More

THE JANE, Restaurant

Antwerp, Belgium

Piet Boon architects in collaboration with .PSLAB 2014 Housed in a red brick structure that used to be a chapel for a military hospital in the Groen Kwartier in Antwerp, ‘The Jane’ is the brainchild of Michelin Star Chef Sergio Herman and Nick Bril conceived with the collaboration of Piet Boon architects. With Piet Boon’s Read More

Interview// Nada Debs, Makings of the Hand

Dubai, UAE

Makings of the Hand Lebanese Designer Nada Debs on Contemporary Design, Culture, Aesthetics and Craftsmanship in the Middle East Interviewed by Ruba Asi “He whose hand does not work, does not work his mind”. Anonymous Meticulously handcrafted to a perfection that nearly inspires a tantalizing tactility, her pieces are an incarnation of a forsaken Levantine Read More

Paradigm DH office

Amman, Jordan

Amman, Jordan Paradigm DH 2010 Area: 125sqm Paradigm Design House is designed by a team of passionate architects to be their office and work space, reflecting a genuine understanding of their shared vision and approach. With a firm belief in “sweet simplicity”, the duo ensured that their design studio would radiate with artistic spatial qualities Read More