Tag: jordan

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

HKZ2013 Highlights: Sustainable Development

Various, Various

    Architecture is an essential arena for sustainable innovation. Buildings represent about half the annual energy and emissions in the U.S. and three-quarters of its electricity. With the built environment growing — the U.S. building stock increases by about 3 billion square feet every year — architects have a historic opportunity to transform its impact Read More

Seyam Office Building AO1

Amman, Jordan

Seyam Architects 2011 Under Construction 3250 sqm Seyam Architects designed an office building to host their new established architecture office in the north of Amman, Jordan. A contextual approach has been taken in designing this project, integrating it with its surrounding in terms of materials, proportions and use, in a contemporary image that makes it Read More