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PIXEL visualization: Rendered Realities

Basel, Switzerland

In this age of technology, it is essential for architects to be able to provide high quality visuals to clients and viewers in order to provide a clear idea of what is to be built. Luckily, now we can find specialized firms in aiding this process. One of the pioneering firms in this specialty is Read More

Interview// Local Industries, Elias Anastas

Bethlehem, Palestine

On a quest to upgrade the modern furniture design scene in Palestine and the region and with a range of products that competes in the international market; Elias Anastas along with Yousef Anstas recently had a very successful exhibition in Salone Internazionale del Mobile – Milan showcasing their brand Local Industries. HKZ recently talked with Read More

Al-Abdali Boulevard photographed by Mohammed Zakaria

Amman, Jordan

Photographer Mohammed Zakaria has sent us some new images of the Abdali project in Amman, Jordan Project Area is 384,000 sqm of land, the project will comprise of a total built-up area of over 1.8 million sqm consisting of residential apartments, office space, hotels and serviced apartments, retail outlets as well as entertainment facilities. The Read More

Shell Star: Prototyping Public Space

HONG KONG, China

‘Shell Star’ for Detour 2012: Prototyping Public Space by Andrew Kudless (Matsys)  +Riyad Joucka (HKU) Hong Kong 2012 The Shell Star Pavilion is designed to provide an exciting shelter for participants during the Detour 2012 festival. The pavilion’s star shape references both the nearby sea and the 5-petal flower of the bauhinia blakeana orchid tree, Read More

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Cairo, Egypt

stuffedpigeon Cairo, Egypt 2012 Stuffedpigeon is an Egyptian product design house offering simple, functional, creative and unique handcrafted products from furniture to home accessories, to toys and bikes. stuffedpigeon adopts an open and interactive workshop setting throughout the product development process using the fewest possible resources and materials to achieve functional creativity. stuffedpigeon designs strike Read More