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Saleh Barakat Gallery, An Adaptive Reuse of A Historic Theatre

Beirut, Lebanon

Located mostly underground, L.E.FT Architects attempted to create a smooth transition from the ground level to the lower gallery level, from the sidewalk to the catwalk, while bringing natural light to the buried space. The design for the new art gallery, one of the largest and most prominent in Beirut, is an adaptive reuse of Read More

Outdoor Installations during Beirut Design Week 2018

Beirut, Lebanon

Beirut Design Week 2018 Photos by Taim Karesly © Beirut Design Week In an effort to decentralize Beirut Design Week, Doreen Toutikian and Ghassan Salameh launched a series of public interventions and installations in key locations around Beirut. The installations took place in the prominent Jeanne D’Arc street in the heart of Beirut,which included a wide Read More

‘Up, Close and Personal’ by Nada Debs at Milan Design Week 2018

Milan, Italy

One of Lebanon’s most highly regarded designers; Nada Debs makes her debut during Milan Design Week 2018 at Rossana Orlandi Gallery. For her first solo show in Milan, Nada presents four new collections under the title of ‘Up, Close & Personal’ – a thoughtfully-chosen title which summarizes Studio Nada Debs’ objective: to create both collections Read More

PLOT # 1282 by Bernard Khoury

Beirut, Lebanon

Bernard Khoury Beirut, Lebanon Residential Built 2017 Ieva Saudargaitė © Plot # 1282 is a residential project located on the northern periphery of Beirut in the proximity of one of the city’s abandoned and unused railway terminals, military barracks, leftovers of agricultural land and a 30‐meter wide highway. The zone in which our project is Read More

Naked: beyond the social mask

Beirut, Lebanon

Exhibition by: House of Today Beirut, Lebanon 2014 “Nowhere on earth has anyone seen A country so small, a destiny so vast.” Charles Corm, La Montagne Inspirée, 1934 House of Today is dedicated to the enrichment of Lebanon’s design culture. Founded in 2012 and based in Beirut, House of Today is a non-profit organization that Read More