Tag: lebanon

Images D’Orient’s Shop with Arches and Vivid Colors

Beirut, Lebanon

Rabih Geha Architects 2019 After traveling the world to over 15 countries, Images D’Orient will be housing their products and conceiving new ones in a space designed by RG/A. Extracting from the Mediterranean architecture and the brand’s aesthetic components, the space echoes Images d’Orient’s embrace of diversity and its alliance of modern and ancient through Read More

EKCONCEPT Architecture Lab designed a minimal working space for their Beirut Office.

Beirut, Lebanon

The EKCONCEPT Architecture Lab recently reveled their minimalist in-house designed workspace at the heart of Beirut. The open space at the entrance is considered a working place for the designers to work outside the office space. The designers have placed a coffee canteen inside, a central reading area, a display space, and modeling rooms in Read More

The Sheikh Nahyan Center for Arabic Studies and Intercultural Dialogue

Al Koura, Lebanon

Fouad Samara Architects 2015 CASID evolved from the concept of dialogue. Dialogue with its immediate site, architectural heritage, and wider cultural context of Al Koura and Lebanon.   Located on a gently sloping site with an unobstructed view of a walnut grove, the campus in the foreground, and the Mediterranean Sea beyond.   The building aims Read More

Interview with Doreen Toutikian on taking Beirut Design Week 2018 to an Urban Scale

Beirut, Lebanon

Beirut Design Week (BDW) returns for its seventh edition in 2018 under the theme of “Design and the City: ___________”. HKZ talked to Doreen Toutikian, the Director of Beirut Design Week and the Co-Founder of the event alongside Vrouyr Joubanian, about this year’s theme, the planning process of BDW and the event’s impact on the Read More

3Beirut, Foster + Partners Completed their 1st Project in Beirut

Beirut, Lebanon

Foster + Partners 2017 Foster + Partners has completed 3Beirut – the first of the practice’s projects in Lebanon. Responding directly to the site and culture of Beirut, the scheme creates a sustainable residential and retail development in the heart of the city. The development also strengthens Beirut’s role as a centre for tourism, commerce, Read More