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Kuwait Building News

Kuwait architecture news – fire at Assima building site in Sharq ; Inner City megastructure by celebrated Canadian architect and urban planner Arthur Erickson: final warning to Sawaber residents in Modernist Housing Complex.

Central Bank of Kuwait tower

Central Bank of Kuwait Building

Design: HOK (London) with Pace (Kuwait)

The Central Bank of Kuwait building has become a new landmark on Kuwait City’s skyline, acting as a symbol of the country’s significant economic power and contribution to the region.

Residential Nasima

Residential Nasima in Kuwait

Architects: Studio Madouh

As Kuwait City moves towards drastic and rapid modernization, the architectural values that should protect the culture, traditions of the city, and the individual are starting to disintegrate.

Kuwait National Assembly Building

Kuwait Building Photos

Kuwait architecture photos – more building images from around this city including pictures of the key skyscrapers, retail, restaurant and residential buildings

Sheikh Jaber Al-Ahmad Cultural Center Kuwait: JACC

Sheikh Jaber Al-Ahmad Cultural Center: JACC

The JACC building design is by SSH: it will showcase performing arts and create a world class theatre quarter in a spacious parkland setting. The cultural district will include theatres, concert halls, cinemas, conference and exhibition halls and a library archive.

Kuwait Towers building

Kuwait Towers

New photos of this landmark building design by Danish architect Sune Lindström: 3 slender towers standing on a promontory into the Persian Gulf, the last group in the larger Kuwait Water Towers system of 34 towers.

Al Shaheed Park in Kuwait

Al Shaheed Park in Kuwait

Design: Ricardo Camacho + STROOP, architects – new photos

The reconversion of a formal garden by Kuwait Amiri Diwan was built in the early 1960’s, to celebrate the city’s modernization, and named as “Shaheed Garden” after Saddam’s Invasion in memory of the war martyrs.

Al Hamra Firdous Tower

Al Hamra Tower, Kuwait City Skyscraper

New photos of Al Hamra Tower, the tallest building in Kuwait and the 23rd tallest in the world. Designed by architecture offices Skidmore, Owings and Merrill and Callison, it is the tallest carved concrete skyscraper in the World at 414 m (1,358 ft).