Seascape Villas, Aqaba by Architecture Studio

All images, drawings and information courtesy of Architecture Studio. Copyright by desMena. Architecture Studio have designed Seascape Villas in Aqaba, Jordan for Madaen Al Aqaba.

Qatar Science & Technology Park, Doha by Woods Bagot

All images, plans and information courtesy of Woods Bagot. Copyright by desMena. Woods Bagot‘s new science park in Qatar looks to stimulate creativity and incubate knowledge among some of the country’s best and brightest scientific minds. See also the archiects website for a  video of the new development.

More about O-14 by Reiser + Umemoto

Photos, Plans and Information courtesy of Reiser + Umemoto. Copyright by desMena. In addition to our site images published earlier RUR have provided us with additional information on their project in Business Bay, Dubai.

Culture Island Dubai by LAB Architecture Studio

Photos by Stephan Luecke. Copyright by desMena. Design for Culture Island – the centrepiece of Cultural Village- by LAB Architecture Studio.

Guggenheim Abu Dhabi by Frank Gehry

Photos/Text by Stephan Luecke. Copyright by desMena. Frank Gehry‘s design for the Guggenheim Abu Dhabi on Saadiyat Island – the “Island of Happiness”. Frank Gehry is designing the Guggenheim Abu Dhabi – a contemporary art museum, which will be the only one of its kind in the Middle East. Gehry’s concept for the Guggenheim Abu […]

Dubiotech Lab by CUH2A

Images by Stephan Luecke / Reza Rashi. Copyright by desMena. Dubiotech Laboratory Building Dubai by CUH2A.

Maritime Museum Abu Dhabi by Tadao Ando

All Images and Text by Stephan Luecke. Copyright by desMena. The new Maritime Museum for the Cultural District on Saadiyat Island, Abu Dhabi by Tadao Ando. Just off the coast of Abu Dhabi City located on nearby Saadiyat Island the new Cultural District will be home to a group of museums and pavilions with Tadao […]

Performing Arts Centre Abu Dhabi by Zaha Hadid

Images / Text by Stephan Luecke. Copyright by desMena. Performing Arts Center on Saadiyat Island, Abu Dhabi designed by Zaha Hadid. The 62-m-high Performing Arts Centre is one of the five cultural institutions being created by TDIC and the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation. Framed by museums designed by Jean Nouvel and Tadao Ando, and situated […]

Louvre Abu Dhabi by Jean Nouvel

Images / Text by Stephan Luecke. Copyright by desMena. Louvre Abu Dhabi, designed by Jean Nouvel for the new Cultural District on Saadiyat Island. Jean Nouvel’s Louvre Abu Dhabi is an extraordinary example for the great possibilities that lie within a sensitive design approach that does not forget about the genius loci while creating a unique […]

Signature Towers in Dubai by Zaha Hadid

Images / Text by Stephan Luecke. Copyright by desMena. Signature Towers for Business Bay Dubai, designed by Zaha Hadid. Situated in the heart of Dubai’s new Business Bay in close proximity to SOM’s Burj Dubai, the Dancing Towers are a mixed use development, including offices, hotel, residential, and retail areas.  The tower development also referred […]