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Landscape architect Janneke Eggink joins Aecom after four years with Perkins+Will
15 Jan 2019
“I see cities as living organisms,” said Dutch landscape architect and urban designer Janneke Eggink. “While working on my thesis more...
Engineer Mohamad Al-Dah advises Dubai landowners on how to make conservation projects successful
07 Nov 2018
“Convincing landowners to conserve buildings rather than demolish and build anew is a difficult argument,” said Mohamad Al-Dah, an engineer more...
Palestinian architect Nadia Habash discusses working with Peter Zumthor and persevering under a 29-year travel ban
04 Nov 2018
“The most important and difficult competition that I have ever won was the archaeological park at Hisham’s Palace,” said Nadia more...
Dewan’s high-rise expert Samer Touqan shares the lessons he learned from working with renowned Palestinian architect Ja’afar Tukan
17 Oct 2018
Projects director at Dewan Architects + Engineers, Samer Touqan, comes from a long line of cultural figures. His relatives, who more...
Meet GAJ's architect Piyush Prajapati, once awarded for the best architectural thesis in India
11 Oct 2018
“Coming to Dubai initially had more to do with travel goals and life experience, but somehow this place grew on more...
Q&A: Dewan's CEO Ammar Al Assam speaks about the company's plans to expand to Africa and Southeast Asia
10 Oct 2018
UAE-based architecture firm Dewan Architects & Engineers, established in Abu Dhabi in 1984, is on the verge of massive expansion more...
Lacasa’s Atef Khedhir tells MEA about the firm’s new luxury  retail project in the GCC
08 Oct 2018
Tell us about the project.Designed in 2012, the luxury mall is developed on a plot area of 31,421m2 with a more...
P&T's Sima Mounla hopes to contribute to Syria's reconstruction
30 Sep 2018
“The reason I wanted to study architecture was that the year I graduated from high school, the Syrian [Civil War] more...
Woods Bagot principal Matthew Engele discusses the practice's global approach and interest in new markets
27 Sep 2018
Recently appointed to principal and regional design leader, Matthew Engele, who also scooped up Middle East Architect’s ‘Architect of the more...

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