Tag: amman

Interview// Abeer Seikaly & Rana Beiruti – Directors of Amman Design Week

Amman, Jordan

Interview by Heba Najada We got to speak with Abeer Seikaly and Rana Beiruti, directors of the first Amman Design Week. For the inaugural year, the design event is curated for the ambitious dreamers, avid learners, and proactive makers in Jordan. Held with the dedicated support of Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah. Amman Design Read More

Exhibition ‘Urban Stories: Amman’

Amman, Jordan

Conceived and curated by: Rawan Kashkoush Works produced by: Adie Al Nobani, Mohammad Naji, Nada Amro, Munqeth Agha, Shireen Khamees, Hadeel Ayed Mohammad and Rand El Haj Hasan 17th-28th February 2015 | the Lab Conducted at the Lab in December, an investigative design workshop on ‘Amman’s Urban Furniture’ led by designer and ‘placemaker’ Rawan Kashkoush, Read More

Hangit – Up cycled wire hangers

Amman, Jordan

Onur Lambaz Product design 2013 Hang it – a design initiative by Onur Lambaz –started by mere coincidence when a neatly stacked pile of wire hangers were waiting to be returned to the drycleaner’s as usual struck the designer as beautiful blue abstract shapes that opened a world of endless possibilities. By the designer: That Read More

Dutch Embassy in Amman

Amman, Jordan

Architects: Rudy Uytenhaak Location: Amman, Jordan Client: Ministry of Foreign Affairs Design team: Fumi Hoshino Frank Langhorst, Felix Reiter, Jaap Hikke, Sebastian Sterniak Area: 1,000 sqm Local consultant: Consolidated Consultants, Amman Installations: Royal Haskoning Project Year: 2010 Photographs: Pieter Kers The Dutch Embassy in Amman concerns the renovation of a villa within a walled garden. Read More