Dubai building news – interesting article by The Guardian’s architeture critic about The World, the most ambitious pre-crash project, slowly restarting construction – the ultimate trophy project for the international jet-set.
METAFORM is going to build the Luxembourgish pavilion for the forthcoming World Expo in 2020. The Dubai office will support the daily business of the project and ease and shorten communication channels.
The concept for DoubleTree by Hilton Hotels revolves around comfortable luxury and making the guest feel at home. dwp’s interior for the Dubai hotel brings together all the design elements of the oud into the property.
Designed by EDGE Architects, 1/JBR, scheduled for completion in 2019, is a state-of-the-art, 46-story residential facility with a design focus at its core. Located less than 150 metres from the beach at the prestigious Jumeirah Beach Residence in Dubai, the flagship project sets a new standard for luxury in the Persian Gulf region.
News for architecture event at Dubai World Trade Centre, 26 – 29 March, comprising of 6 market-leading sectors: A & D City, Accessories & Homeware, Cabinets, Closets & Storage, Furniture & Furnishings, Lighting & Technology, Sleep & Textiles.
Bee’ah, the Middle East’s leading fully integrated environmental and waste management company has commissioned Zaha Hadid Architects to build its new Headquarters building in Sharjah, UAE, following the 2013 international competition.
A vast slender structure which will comprise a central concrete column supported by a network of steel cable stays, design b Santiago Calatrava architect / engineer: an observation tower for the Dubai Creek Harbor development in the city.
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.
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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.
Photos of the ‘World’s Furthest Leaning Manmade Tower’: certified by Guinness World Records: Capital Gate was built to lean 18 degrees westwards – more than four times that of the world famous Leaning Tower of Pisa. The 160-metre (524.9 ft), 35-storey tower building contains the 5-star Hyatt Capital Gate hotel plus 20,000 sqm of premium office space.
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.