GAJ celebrates 30 years in the UAE
27 Aug 2019
The award-winning architecture and design practice celebrates three decades in the region and looks ahead with excitement
GAJ completes design for heritage-inspired Al Seef development on Dubai Creek
05 Feb 2018
Godwin Austen Johnson (GAJ) has completed the design for Al Seef, a new cultural tourism development on Dubai Creek that more...
25 year anniversary: A look back at Brian Johnson’s Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club
30 Jan 2018
January 28, 1993 marks the day the Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club opened to the public, with this week celebrating more...
Interview: Brian Johnson on building an architecture career in Dubai since the 1970s
29 Jan 2018
For designers and architects, Dubai in the 1970s was like a blank canvas: it was a vast and open desertscape more...
GAJ’s Brian Johnson discusses the vision behind Oman’s Shaza Salalah’s design
10 Jan 2018
With the Shaza Salalah Hotel & Resort in Dhofar, Oman moving into the final stages of its construction, Dubai firm more...
GAJ completes interiors for Sundus Rotana in Muscat
28 Dec 2017
Godwin Austen Johnson Architects (GAJ) has completed the interior design for the Sundus Rotana in Muscat, Oman – inspired by more...
Why isn’t BIM technology reaching its full potential in the UAE?
29 Nov 2017
At a roundtable conversation held by Middle East Architect to explore design technology, four BIM specialists from Dubai gathered to more...
The GCC’s exterior design sector is maturing
29 Aug 2017
Having spoken with a number of architects based in the UAE, it seems that architecture firms across the GCC are more...
UAE-based architects discuss trends in education design
11 Jul 2017
Designing for the education sector is a multifaceted challenge. In creating successful learning institutions, today’s architects must consider a host of more...