Workshop with Delugan Meissl at Ajman University of Science and Technology

Image  of performing arts centre in amman, courtesy of Delugan Meissl Associated Architects; © by Delugan Meissl Delugan Meissl will hold a public lecture and open an exhibition of their acclaimed work. Four-day workshop will run from 18 – 22 Feb. 2012 attended by Mrs. Elke Delugan-Meissl and Mr. Roman Delugan.

LAN Architecture designed the 486 Mina El Hosn, The tower that looks at Beirut

The 486 Mina El Hosn project conceived by LAN Architecture will offer the city of Beirut a new vision of itself. All information, images and plans courtesy of LAN Architecture; © by LAN Architecture; detailed credits at the end of this post LAN Architecture, Paris have sent us their latest project in Lebanon – we share […]

MOP CAP 2011 Shortlist Exhibition at Traffic, Dubai

Between 14-19 March 2011 Traffic will host the MOP CAP 2011 Shortlist Exhibition. Image and information courtesy of Traffic; Image of  “feminine sensors” a video animation projection by Niyazi Azadikhah MOP CAP (Magic of Persia Contemporary Art Prize), launched in 2009, has become the world’s leading art prize for Iranian artists. Monday 14th March – Saturday […]

From a poetic vision towards a programmed reality

Construction of a 6 meter large Light-Test Model of Jean Nouvel’s Louvre Abu Dhabi image © by Jens Kaestler All information courtesy of 1:One| Computational Geometry and Georg Ackermann GmbH;  please note individual credits for the images. 3 specialist companies collaborate for design and construction of a light-test model for the complex Louvre dome structure […]

Multi-purpose Arena by 3XN

Danish architect’s design of a powerful whirlwind is aimed to achieve LEED platinum All images and information courtesy of 3XN; © by 3XN 3XN design a multipurpose arena that blends functionality, flexibility and sustainability in one iconic structure The centrifugal power of the whirlwind is interpreted into this dynamic and vibrant Arena design, reflecting the […]

Marina + Beach Towers by OAD

Elegance derived from simplicity designed by Oppenheim Architecture + Design All images and information courtesy of Oppenheim Architecture + Design; © by  Oppenheim Architecture + Design OAD’s design for a sustainable mixed-use tower project in the U.A.E. Miami based Architects OAD have designed the Marina + Beach Towers, a mixed use waterfront development that utilizes green […]

“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 […]

‘Acceleration’, New Works by James Clar at Art Dubai

New show debuts at Art Dubai  – running from March 17 – 20 All images and text courtesy of Traffic James Clar, a Dubai-based multi-disciplinary artist, will be debuting new works at the upcoming Art Dubai Fair. Entitled ‘Acceleration’, the show continues his fascination with new visual methods and sees him working in a number […]

Geotube, Dubai by Faulders Studio

Proposal for a 170 meter sculptural tower by Californian architects Faulders Studio All images, graphics and information courtesy of Faulders Studio; © by Faulders Studio;  detailed credits at the end of this post Californian Architect Thom Faulders has provided us with this material on one of his studios Middle East projects. We are glad to […]