Architecture

UPDATED: How the Burj Khalifa was built (including design, foundations, cladding and urban myths)

Vision is a word you hear a lot in the GCC. But just imagine if you will, sitting down in a meeting … More

22 free websites that are useful for architects

Originally published in Archdaily  Being an architect is hard. At times, you’re expected to act as everything from a graphic designer to a … More

First building by Atkins inaugurated in Baku White City

Baku White City Office Building, the first landmark in Baku White City has been inaugurated, designed by global design firm Atkins who … More

New York-based architects reveal Middle Eastern influences

Three architects, based in New York City, say how inspirations from the countries of their parents continue to influence their contemporary designs … More

Dewan Architects director speaks of Dubai’s maturing architecture market

The maturing of Dubai’s design market as witnessed by an architect firm which has been in the UAE for more then 30 … More

The 4 most amusing responses to Frank Gehry’s UTS Business School

Originally published in Archdaily. Last week, Frank Gehry inaugurated his first building in Australia, with the formal opening of the Dr Chau Chak Wing … More

Architect and client discuss Hadid’s Issam Fares Institute in Beirut

The American University of Beirut (AUB) is home to a new centre for debating contemporary political and social issues of importance to … More

LISTED: 166 cancelled and stalled Dubai projects

A list of Dubai’s cancelled real estate projects has been released by The Dubai Court. The list is considerable, detailing a total … More

Perkins+Will uses traditional architecture for Saudi’s Diplomatic Quarter

Could a lone falcon rescue a 5-star Saudi hotel project from potential ruin? It could and it doesn’t have to be real. … More

Middle East Architect Power List Global

This year the Middle East Architect power list is in two parts – the top 10 international figures who have a huge … More

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