Topic: Middle East architecture

Tamayouz Excellence Award launches 2018 cycle of Rifat Chadirji Prize

International architecture initiative Tamayouz Excellence Award has recently revealed the theme of its Rifat Chadirji Prize for 2018. Named after the prolific Iraqi architect, the competition is currently seeking design concepts that transform the old Baghdad Governorate Building into a design centre. Located … More

Middle East projects win big at World Architecture Festival 2017

The World Architecture Festival (WAF), known for awarding the best buildings and concepts from around the world, just closed its 10th edition and recently announced the overall winners for 2017. Projects from across the region and its immediate neighbours, like Turkey and Pakistan, were … More

MEA Awards 2017: Joe Tabet of JT+Partners wins Principal of the Year

Dubai-based architect Joe Tabet of JT+Partners was voted Principal of the Year at the 2017 MEA Awards, competing against seven powerhouses from the region, like Firas Hnoosh of Perkins+Will, Emad Jaber of La Casa and Ammar Al Assam of Dewan Architects+Engineers, among others. … More