Tripoli Congress Center designed by Tabanlıoğlu Architects

A building that is in harmony with its “place” in terms of natural resources and cultural heritage All images and information courtesy of Tabanlıoğlu Architects; © by Tabanlıoğlu Architects; see detailed credits at the end of this post Strong but humble this structure finds its expression in clarity and sincerity Presidential Representative Following the economic revival, an […]

Darat King Abdullah II, by Delugan Meissl Associated Architects

A performing arts centre for the Jordanian capital Amman, designed by Austrian architects Delugan Meissl. All images and information courtesy of Delugan Meissl Associated Architects; © by Delugan Meissl; See project details below for detailed credits. Delugan Meissl architects have sent us some information on their performing arts centre project in Amman, Jordan and we […]

Jellyfish House in Adailiya, Kuwait designed by AGi Architects

Quietness and delicacy of form and movement designed by the Spanish-Kuwaitian design firm All images, plans and information courtesy of AGi Architects; © by AGi Architects The playful essence of the tentacles mediates a smooth transition between the various spaces The driving forces behind the design of the jellyfish house are its restricted site situation […]

Skywalks in King Abdullah Financial District, Riyadh by Henning Larsen Architects

A network of footbridges envisioned by Henning Larsen Architects to minimize private motoring in the new King Abdullah Financial District. All images and information courtesy of Henning Larsen Architects; © by Henning Larsen Architects Winning design of an international competition by Danish Architects Henning Larsen Skywalks in King Abdullah Financial District The vision behind Henning […]

Mermaid 2.0 – a maritime lifestyle concept designed by JDS

Julien De Smedt Architects design an all inclusive resort for the Middle East All images and information courtesy of JDS – Julien De Smedt Architects; © by Julien de Smedt Architects A Wellness Island formed by a large valley of terraced gardens. Wellness Island is an all inclusive resort in the Middle East where tourists enter […]

Apartment No.1 in Mahallat designed by AbCT

A contemporary residence that blends uniquely with its surroundings designed by AbCT (Architecture by Collective Terrain) All images and information courtesy of AbCT; © by AbCT; Images by Omid Khodapanahi; see detailed credits at the end of this article The project utilizes recycled stone to connect with local traditions in a modern sustainable way. This […]

Black & White House in Yarmouk, Kuwait designed by AGi Architects

A labyrinth of light outer spaces united by a dark band of natural stone All images, plans and information courtesy of AGi Architects; © by AGi Architects; Images by Nelson Garrido Volumetric spaces and dramatic light wells provide new spatial and visual experiences on every visit These six houses on three adjacent plots should be noticed […]

The Villa K, Marrakesh by Studio Ko

A silent block of earth on the edge of a sloppy land. All images and information courtesy of Studio Ko; © by Studio Ko; All images by Daniel Glaser The Villa K, Tagadert Berber Village, Marrakesh The Villa K was designed with a true respect towards its landscape. The land, a long North-South stripe of […]

Centre de Formation aux Métiers du Développement Durable, Marrakech by Studio Mikou

“A raised building, composed of crosswise bands, suspended in mid-air between courtyards and gardens” All images, graphics and information courtesy of Mikou design studio; © by Mikou design studio; see detailed project credits at the end of this article “A lively succession of barrel vaults that create a dynamic landscape” Studio Mikou have sent us […]

Tehran furniture showroom and warehouse designed by Bonsar Architecture Studio

Rehabilitation and transformation of an old cotton warehouse by Iranian Architect Mohammad Majidi Bonsar All images and information courtesy of Bonsar Architecture Studio; © by Bonsar Architecture Studio; Please note full credits at the end of this article. A simple architectural statement balanced between contemporary addition and respectful preservation. Tehran Architects Bonsar have sent us […]