Medical housing compound in Sudan designed by Tamassociati

Italian architects Tamassociati design a sustainable housing compound for Emergency NGO using discarded containers All images and information courtesy of Tamassociati; © by Tamassociati Although Sudan is not typically considered part of the Mena region we’d like to draw your attention to this project to show how simple socially responsible and sustainable design can be […]

AA Visiting School: German University of Technology Oman 31 January–11 February

All images and information courtesy of Omid Kamvari, course director for the AA Tehran and Muscat visiting school. Images displayed show the work of last year’s workshop in Tehran. Every year the Architectural Association School of Architecture collaborates with selected universities around the globe to conduct workshops. The AA Visiting School has become a worldwide […]

Benetton HQ Tehran by AquiliAlberg

Competition entry by Milanese Architects AquiliAlberg All images and information courtesy of AquiliAlberg; © by AquiliAlberg Architects The designers of AquiliAlberg have sent us their design for the Benetton headquarters competition – we share it with you on desMena: An office design that receives its identity from interweaving form and structure In Persia, language has […]