Modulofts Flexible Living for The Modern Citizen

Beirut, Lebanon

Fouad Samara Architects 2017   Designed in a response to Beirut’s rapidly changing and evolving requirements and rich urban living, Modulofts creates a new typology aiming to challenge the existing structures in the city. The 14 story building is made up of 7 duplex lofts that are Inspired by the purity of the traditional Lebanese Read More

Outdoor Installations during Beirut Design Week 2018

Beirut, Lebanon

Beirut Design Week 2018 Photos by Taim Karesly © Beirut Design Week In an effort to decentralize Beirut Design Week, Doreen Toutikian and Ghassan Salameh launched a series of public interventions and installations in key locations around Beirut. The installations took place in the prominent Jeanne D’Arc street in the heart of Beirut,which included a wide Read More

HKZ2013 Highlights: Urbanisim in the Arab World

Various, Arab World

As 2013 folds out, we will start a new ”Round Up” series to remember the great projects we have on herskhazeen.  We thought it would be great to recognize and promote Urban Master Plans and Urban Projects as they hold a great role of planning in creating livable communities. The main image belongs to Massar Read More


Marsa Alam Resort

Marsa Alam, Egypt

Albaker Architects 22 000 sqm Concept design phase Luxury resort main building Set among sand, sea and rocky terrain, the resort’s Main Building eliminates physical and visual barriers by forming a relationship with its surroundings and blurring the distinction between manipulated and actual topography; resulting in multiple trajectories of circulation paths across the building’s interior Read More


Data Driven City

Alexandria, Egypt

Mekano Studio 2012 Concept The new city, designed by Mekano Studio, will be a smart data city, a city driven with data, a city that can help each person to choose and decide, a City respects the human mind and gives him the option to take part in his own life as it must have Read More