Tag: jordan

The Nomad Pavilion, A Water harvesting sanctuary for Arid Weather

Desert of Jordan, Jordan

Dina Haddadin Rasem Kamal The Nomad pavilion is inspired by the local Bedouin tent, one of the earliest shelters to protect from harsh conditions. The vision is to create a new interpretation of the authentic tent, blending with its surrounding yet standing out as a sanctuary for visitors; to become a shaded oasis, a gathering rest Read More

Interview// Sahar Madanat on the One-Handed Tableware Set

Amman, Jordan

Sahar Madanat Design Studio Amman, Jordan Sahar Madanat Design Studio won the first Audi Innovation Award in 2017 for their One-Handed Tableware Set. HKZ met with Sahar Madanat, the founder of the Jordan-based design studio and consultancy to learn more about this innovative design.   “We noticed that many refused to use ‘assistive’ devices as Read More

Highlights// Regional Galleries at Design Days Dubai 2016

Dubai, UAE

Design Days Dubai comes back this year in its fifth edition with stronger representation from the Middle East. Galleries from the region are making up nearly half of the lineup as the fair has proven itself to be a strong launch platform for a young and creative generation of designers not just from the region Read More

Feature// Gallery 27 | Yaghmour Architects

Sharjah, UAE

Since its foundation in 1982, yaghmour architects created a body of work that ranges from comprehensive planning to complete designs. In parallel with yaghmour architects local growth in Jordan,  new office have been established in Sharjah, UAE and another one in Bethlehem. Yaghmour architects not only combine cultural conscious design with architectural craftsmanship but believes Read More

Feature // tareeq.me

Amman, Jordan

Tareeq.me homepage   Tareeq.me homepage   is the brainchild of , an urbanist, writer and TEDxer who operates along the messy crossroads of urbanism, architecture, and planning. Sandra founded www.tareeq.me as space for thinking about the city through media and city design. The website focuses on city design and media through performative urbanism. It serves Read More