Topic: Dubai Design Week

Video: Fredrikson Stallard speaks to designMENA about designing giant sun-like installation for Dubai

British design-duo Fredrikson Stallard had erected a giant sun-like installation in the middle of Dubai Design District (d3) during this year’s Dubai Design Week. Entitled Prologue, the outdoor installation was first created in 2014. Each Prologue is defined by its location through choice … More

AAU Anastas creates stone installation as peaceful protest against separation wall in Palestine

Palestinian architect-duo Elias and Yousef Anastas of AAU Anastas showcased its While We Wait installation in the OMA-designed Concrete building, in Alserkal Avenue during Dubai Design Week. The multi-sensory installation, created to instigate a sense of meditation and thought, is inspired and created … More

Aljoud Lootah designs new collection inspired by ‘areesh’ palm frond structures

Emirati designer Aljoud Lootah has unveiled a new collection inspired by the traditional palm frond (or palm leaf) structures found across the Middle East. Entitled ‘Al Areesh’ (referencing the Arabic name of the structure), the collection comprises a set of furniture and lighting … More

In pictures: Highlights from Dubai Design Week 2017

The third edition of Dubai Design Week took place from the 13-18 November. During the six-day programme, 60,000 design professionals, students and members of the public attended events in Dubai Design District (d3) and with more than 200 events across the city. The … More

Grimshaw officially opens Dubai office

London-based architecture firm Grimshaw has officially opened its Dubai office, which is located in Dubai Design District (d3). The firm’s Dubai office will act as a central hub for its Middle East-based projects, including projects such as the Sustainability Pavilion for Dubai Expo … More

desert INK to design maze-like installation for Downtown Design

Landscape architects desert INK is set to design an installation which will be positioned at the entrance of Downtown Design, combining elements of landscaping, art and architecture. The installation forms the entrance to the exhibition, intended to guide visitors through a maze-like path … More

Fredrikson Stallard to present sun-inspired installation for Swarovski during Dubai Design Week

British design-duo Fredrikson Stallard will be unveiling a large-scale sculpture for  Swarovski  during Dubai Design Week, taking place from 13-18 November, 2017. Entitled Prologue, the outdoor installation was created by the design duo in 2014 and features a  luminous circular sculpture with over … More

Students from the Middle East present innovative designs for Global Grad Show

One of the highlight’s of the 2017 Dubai Design Week is the Global Grad Show exhibition, which will showcase 200 of the most innovative designs from 92 of the world’s universities. The Global Grad Show aims to highlight how the next generation will shape the future … More

New lighting sculpture by Khalid Shafar and Lasvit to premiere at Dubai Design Week

Emirati designer Khalid Shafar and Czech lighting designer Lasvit will be unveiling a programmable dynamic lighting sculpture named Silent Call, at this year’s Dubai Design Week, taking place at Dubai Design District from 13-18 November 2017. Integrating time and motion for a function … More

Axor set to return to Downtown Design Dubai 2017

After one year away to focus on operations in the region, AXOR is set to make a strong return to Downtown Design Dubai, taking place from 14-17 November 2017 as a key component of Dubai Design Week.  The German bathroom and kitchen luxury … More

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