One of the world’s tallest ceramic facades at over 300 metres, now under construction, designed by UNStudio with Werner Sobek: a new kind of high-rise forming a benchmark for the city of Dubai.
Dubai building news – Octopus glass house design by Stipfold Architects (Tbilisi, Georgia) minimalistic style, transparent walls amplify the contrast between hot climate and cool interior.
Woods Bagot’s London architecture team are designing a masterplan with developer Arada to provide high-end cultural and retail facilities, alongside an open public realm in Sharjah, UAE.
Dubai Architecture Tours – Building Walks in UAE
The emirate located on the southeast coast of the Persian Gulf is famous for its skyscrapers.
Key structures to see are the world’s tallest building, Burj Khalifa tower, the iconic waterfront hotel Burj al Arab, and the unusual 0-14 tower.
Together with scenographers and exhibition designers Tamschick Media+Space, Atelier Oï and landscape architects Antón & Ghiggi, HHF developed a spatial and visual-acoustic experience in the form of an open interactive landscape for the 2020 Expo in Dubai
Design: Foster + Partners
Reflecting the practice’s growing role in the development of the region, Foster + Partners has recently opened a new office in Dubai.
The $136m oval building design is genuinely striking. Poetry by UAE Prime Minister Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum repeats in patterns across its shiny exterior. Light enters the building through the perforated text, bathing visitors in glowing Arabic script.
The Burj al Arab is the 15th tallest building in the world, and the tallest single structure hotel, standing 300m out to sea on a man made island, it has taken design and technology forward into the next millennium.
Design: Foster + Partners, Santiago Calatrava, BIG and Grimshaw Architects
Architecture competition win to design three pavilions for the 2020 Expo in Dubai. This global architectural contest included thirteen competing architectural teams.
A double nomination for Design International at the prestigious Global RLI Awards 2017, marking yet another milestone for world-wide architecture and design within “retail architecture” over the past year.
Design minds from 108 different countries gathered at the Dubai World Trade Centre to meet, network and do business with more than 1,000 exhibitors from across the world at INDEX, workspace and Middle East Covering.
Design: OMA, Architects
UAE’s first OMA-designed space will show works from the Atassi Foundation’s collection. A collection of warehouses are re-imagined, offering ‘industrial spaces’ for a variety of projects.
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Photos from the INDEX Design Series 2017, UAE interior architecture show and architectural awards event. This year’s event focused on design for the Senses.