Tag: lebanon

Modulofts Flexible Living for The Modern Citizen

Beirut, Lebanon

Fouad Samara Architects 2017   Designed in a response to Beirut’s rapidly changing and evolving requirements and rich urban living, Modulofts creates a new typology aiming to challenge the existing structures in the city. The 14 story building is made up of 7 duplex lofts that are Inspired by the purity of the traditional Lebanese Read More

[Video] UNIDO’s Public Interventions in Tripoli During Beirut Design Week

Tripoli, Beirut

  UNIDO and Beirut Design Week teamed up for an Urban design competition. the objectives were to produce urban furniture as a direct result of a collaboration between designers and local wood manufacturers.  This has been done within the framework of UNIDO which is to support the furniture sector in the north of Lebanon. The organizers went Read More

Distortion, a Series of Minimal Benches by Najla El Zein

New York, United States

Najla El Zein Images by Damien Arlettaz. Emotional distortion leads to changes of perception, intuition as well as confusion, affecting into new proportions of realities, an alteration of the self, the being, with an inner and outer transformation. Lebanese Artist and designer Najla El Zein created a series of collectible benches that were presented at the Salon Art Read More

Capitole Restaurant & Lounge

Beirut, Lebanon

Lighting design by .PSLAB 2016 Located on a rooftop of a historical building in Beirut’s Central District, that was initially built to be a theater, later transformed into a cinema and offices, Capitole is a summer restaurant and lounge. Ieva Saudargaitè © Wanting to go back in history and translate the theatrical DNA of the Read More

my light is your light…

Amsterdam, Netherlands

A light-installation by alaa minawi Premiered November 29 at Amsterdam Light Festival 2014 When people are forced to leave their cities, they do not only leave their homes, belongings, schools, favorite toys and friends and neighbors behind… They actually leave their skin and organs and memories. They transform into outlines of a radiating light. They Read More