Charles Hostler Student Center, Beirut by VJAA

Vincent James Associates Architects designed the new center for social and academic activities on the Lower Campus of the American University of Beirut All images, plans and information courtesy of Vincent James Associated Architects (VJAA); © by VJAA; Images by Paul Crosby The design for the new Hostler Center uses a non-hierarchical synthesis of architecture […]

Q Club, Beirut by Bernard Khoury / DW5

Libanese Architects Bernard Khoury / DW5 have designed the Q Club – a multi-layered space that expands and contracts with the occupancy. All information and images courtesy of Bernard Khoury / DW5; © by Bernard Khoury / DW5 A Beirut entertainment venue by Lebanese architects Bernard Khoury / DW5 Located on top floor of the […]

Beirut Terraces designed by Herzog & de Meuron

A vertically layered building that enables flexible living between in- and outside All images and information courtesy of Herzog & de Meuron; © by Herzog & de Meuron Layers of vegetation, utilization of thermal mass and natural light enhance the quality of living while lending to the building’s sustainability. Basel-based Architects Herzog & de Meuron […]

Gemayze Residential by Paul Kaloustian

Residential building designed by Beirut based Architect Paul Kaloustian All images and information by Paul Kaloustian Architects, Beirut; © by Paul Kaloustian Paul Kaloustian Architects have provided us with some information about their latest Beirut project, which creates shaded private “ïn-between” spaces for future residents using fabric skin that allows muted transparency and a continuously […]

H Chalet in Faqra, Lebanon by Nabil Gholam Architects

Lebanese architects Nabil Gholam blend a terrace house into the stunning landscape at Faqra All information and images courtesy of Nabil Gholam Architects; images by Nabil Gholam Architects and ateliers U and V-Pictures; © by Nabil Gholam Architects Nabil Gholam Architects designed the H Chalet – a mountain retreat in Faqra. Read how the landscape […]

Issam Fares Institute, Beirut by Office dA

A building for the School of Public Policy and International Affairs designed by the Boston architects images and information courtesy of office dA; © by office dA Towards an integrated philosophy For an Institution whose mission is to inform and enrich debates on public policy, international affairs, public health, agriculture, urban planning, and energy policy […]

I.B.3, Beirut by Bernard Khoury / DW5

Residential project in the Gemmayzé area of Beirut designed by Lebanese architects Bernard Khoury / DW5 All images, plans and information courtesy of Bernard Khoury / DW5; © by Bernard Khoury / DW5 Bernards Khoury and DW5 have provided us with some images of their project I.B.3 in Beirut. We share it with you on desMena. […]

House of Arts and Culture, Beirut by Mikou design studio

Beirut expands its cultural portfolio with a new art centre designed by Parisian design studio Mikou All images, graphics and information courtesy of Mikou design studio; © by Mikou design studio; see detailed credits at the end of this article House of Arts and Culture, Beirut Similar to Beirut, the House of the Arts and […]

Plot # 183 Beirut, by Bernard Khoury / DW5

Residential project in the Rmeil area of Beirut designed by Lebanese architects Bernard Khoury / DW5 All images, plans and information courtesy of Bernard Khoury / DW5; © by Bernard Khoury / DW5 Bernards Khoury and DW5 have provided us with some images of their recently completed project Plot 183 in Beirut. We share it […]

Saifi 606 in Beirut by Raed Abillama Architects

Careful insertion of a modern residential building into a historic part of municipal Beirut designed by the Lebanese Architects All images, plans and information courtesy of Raed Abillama Architects; images and plans © by Raed Abillama Lebanese architects Raed Abillama have sent us this information on one of their residential projects in Lebanon. We are happy […]