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A Memorial Honoring The Members of The UAE Armed Forces

Abu Dhabi, UAE

Wahat Al Karama Memorial UAP in collaboration with Idris Khan 2016 Edited by: Sundos Abu Reyal   Commissioned by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, the memorial honors the members of the UAE Armed Forces and the sacrifices made in Read More

Book// Sidewalk Salon: 1001 Street Chairs of Cairo

Cairo, Egypt

Manar Moursi and David Puig An extract from the book Sidewalk Salon: 1001 Street Chairs of Cairo is an art book that presents a portrait of the capital of Egypt as seen through the lens of the thousands of curious chairs that dot the sidewalks of Cairo. With a documentary photographic approach, our book seeks Read More

Al Shaheed park Sculptures competition

Kuwait City, Kuwait

Located on the periphery of one of Kuwait’s oldest and most historical ring-roads, the First, lies Al Shaheed Park within the Green Belt (Part of Kuwait’s urban planning, the Green belt was built to create the transition between the old city of Kuwait and the new expansion). With historical background that adds value to it’s Read More

HIA Airport City

Doha, Qatar

2013 Masterplanning and Component Design Stages © OMA   HIA Airport City is a new 10km2 development where 200,000 people will live and work, linking the new Hamad International Airport with the city of Doha, . OMA’s masterplan is a series of four circular districts along a spine parallel to the HIA runways, intended to Read More

Collective Tower

Tripoli, Lebanon

Adrian Lahoud Concept 2011   The Collective Tower, proposed for Tripoli, Lebanon, by Adrian Lahoud addresses the co-existence between different city forms, specifically the small-scaled, fine-grained building divisions within towers and skyscrapers. Site 01 [right] – Site 02 [left]   Like many cities in the Middle East, Tripoli is an old and finely-grained city with Read More