Comment: Killa Design's Ben Piper writes on the the potential of 3D-printed architecture
17 Jul 2019
The first experiments in the use of 3D-printed building elements were made using separate printed modules that were limited by more...
Comment: How will smart cities impact the mobility of residents?
14 Jul 2019
The streets of Dubai are abuzz with ride-hailing and -sharing platforms, and industry momentum around delivering future mobility, in line more...
Zuleika Mason of Woods Bagot on the importance of well-being in the workplace
17 Jun 2019
Well-being is the pursuit of balancing our mind and body, with the goal of enhancing our mental and physical fitness. more...
Masterplanning is no longer about zoning, according to Lebanese architect Ali Basbous
11 Apr 2019
Ali Basbous, founder of Lebanese architecture practice BAD., addresses the impact of technology on large scale projects
LWK+Partners' Kerem Cengiz explores what insights Saudi Arabia might gain from China
10 Apr 2019
Kerem Cengiz, managing director for the MENA region at Hong Kong-based LWK+Partners, explores what Saudi Arabia can learn from China's more...
Comment: Architecture academic Cristiano Luchetti critiques Italy Pavilion design for Expo 2020 Dubai
01 Apr 2019
The winning design of Italy’s pavilion for Expo 2020 Dubai by Carlo Ratti, Italo Rota, Matteo Gatto and F&M Ingegneria was more...
Comment: Mosques are now expanding horizontally, offering renewed public spaces for their communities
10 Feb 2019
The design of spiritual spaces is among the most difficult for architects. While presenting the usual restraints, like tight budgets, more...
Comment: Sustainability focus essential to beat climate change and stay profitable
17 Jan 2019
The role of sustainability in business has been a major talking point this month, in part due to the Masdar-backed more...
Comment: More architects are working for the greater good
10 Jan 2019
This time last year, I wrote my editor’s letter about the need for better architecture throughout the Middle East. It more...