desMena & friends

desMena Design Magazine celebrates 1st anniversary desMena team & friends gather in Dubai; image and information by desMena Editors, authors and friends gathered in Dubai to celebrate the first anniversary of desMena – the design magazine for the Mena region. Completing one year of design-blogging Titi Shahkouei, Reza Rashi and Stephan Luecke shared some thoughts […]

The National Museum of Qatar by Ateliers Jean Nouvel

Paris-based Ateliers Jean Nouvel designed the NMQ around the historic Fariq Al Salatah Palace National Museum of Qatar, South View All images by Artefactory, information courtesy of Ruder Finn Arts & Communications Counselors; © Ateliers Jean Nouvel The National Museum of Qatar marks the next stage of the Qatar Museums Authority‘s program to develop Qatar […]

0910 – American University of Sharjah exhibits senior projects at traffic

Architecture and Interior Design Senior Projects from the College of Architecture, Art & Design at AUS are on display at traffic gallery, Dubai Preeti Mogali / Meta_physical_trans_formative: A crematorium All images and information courtesy of American University of Sharjah For a second year, traffic hosts an exhibition of senior projects from the College of Architecture, […]

“Al Manakh: Gulf Continued” launched in Abu Dhabi

The second edition of Al Manakh was launched in Abu Dhabi at Paris La Sorbonne University in the presence of Rem Koolhaas, key senior executives of the UPC and Pink Tank. Information courtesy of Pink Tank; Image by Pink Tank Al Manakh: Gulf Continued Al Manakh: Gulf Continued is an essential and comprehensive guide to […]

LOCAL Exhibition at traffic

WHAT IS LOCAL? WHERE IS IT FROM? WHAT IS IT ABOUT? image/information courtesy of traffic After a successful launch at Zona Tortona during Milan Design Week 2010, LOCAL will be presented at traffic with an exhibition of the launch collection. Local is a line of furniture, clothing, stationary and objects from the UAE. The exhibition […]