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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...
Comment: GCC cities of the future must be more than just iconic
30 Dec 2018
When Sheikh Rashid bin Saeed Al Maktoum commissioned the Dubai World Trade Centre, it was a statement of ambition as more...
Comment: Diar Consult's Samir Serope Daoud says international partnering is essential for the delivery of successful, iconic projects in the Middle East
24 Dec 2018
The design stage and the delivery process of mega and iconic projects present very different challenges to consultants. The skills more...
Comment: This year’s MEA Awards presented the possibility of architecture as a means to bridge cultures
04 Dec 2018
The Middle East Architect Awards recently held its 11th edition on 21 November 2018 at the Ritz Carlton DIFC in more...
Comment: Killa Design's Ben Piper writes on the the potential of 3D-printed architecture
29 Nov 2018
The first experiments in the use of 3D-printed building elements were made using separate printed modules that were limited by more...
Are regional cities designed for people with disabilities?
09 Sep 2018
At a recent roundtable held by Middle East Architect and Commercial Interior Design, architects and designers who work across the more...
Water bodies and canals: shaping the organic shifting of Dubai
27 Aug 2018
The remarkably rapid organic growth and progressive development of Dubai has given its residents a refreshing sense of hope, optimism more...

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