Bahaauddin Hotel, a Tribute Installation for Jeddah’s Glory in the 70s

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

THE LOFT ME X OUAC 2017 The Loft ME collaborated with Once Upon a Chair, a vintage furniture store, for an art exhibit at Athr Gallery. This exhibit is a dedication to Jeddah’s glory in the early 1970s, and a warmly personal ode to Nouf & Nada Hakeem’s grandfather, Bahaauddin Khashogji; the founder of Medina’s Read More

Capitole Restaurant & Lounge

Beirut, Lebanon

Lighting design by .PSLAB 2016 Located on a rooftop of a historical building in Beirut’s Central District, that was initially built to be a theater, later transformed into a cinema and offices, Capitole is a summer restaurant and lounge. Ieva Saudargaitè © Wanting to go back in history and translate the theatrical DNA of the Read More


Rio Churrascaria

Kuwait City, Kuwait

lab/100 Design Studio Rashed Alfoudari – Dawood Albader 250 sqm 2013 Situated around the corner of Ubon restaurant, Kuwait City, Rio is located at the far end corner of that strip. This is an area that is well known for it’s boutique restaurants. The design of this Brazilian steakhouse is inspired from the textured metallic Read More


MYU Restaurant

Beirut, Lebanon

Paul Kaloustian 2010 [Built] 140 sqm Located in the iconic night life district of Beirut, the MYU bar/restaurant inhabits an old small liquor factory. The design concept is based on creating 2 separate spaces of bar and restaurant defined by 2 vaults different in scale. These vaults which form a room within a room are Read More

Rush Gym

Salhiya, Kuwait

Lab/100 Al-Sour Tower, Kuwait 2011 Located in the core of Kuwait city’s business district, Rush gym is the first commercial gym in Kuwait to open up aboard a skyscraper ‘Sour Tower’. It aims in providing an executive service to the modern busy Kuwaiti business man. Rush is divided into 4 zones, the offices, waiting, workout and Read More