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French architect Jean Nouvel has unveiled his design for Sharaan, a resort hidden within the rock dwellings of AlUla, a cultural oasis in north-west Arabia. Showcasing a modern take on millennia-old ways of living, the project puts in place monumental designs carved into the rocks, respecting and preserving the landscape. Inspired by the nearby Heg...
Project name
Sharaan by Jean Nouvel
Architecture firm
Ateliers Jean Nouvel
Location
AlUla, Medina Region, Saudi Arabia
li Ahmadi: Once open a time there was a country-which known since ancient times as Persia, which has had a long and turbulent history. It is located at the crossroads of Europe and Asia has resulted in many invasions and migrations. There is evidence that Iran played a role in the emergency of civilization as far back as 10.000 years ago.
Project name
EXPO 2020 - Iran Pavilion: Redefining Vertical Garden
Architecture firm
Ali Ahmadi
Location
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Tools used
Rhinoceros 3D, Grasshopper, AutoCAD, Lumion, Adobe Photoshop
White garden is a second brand for a restaurant in Jeddah design by Fathy Ibrahim at Insignia Design Group studio in Cairo-Egypt, we inspire the design from  the nature to mix between green enviroment and colorful materials and give the custmers the outdoor landscape feeling .
Project name
White garden resaurant and lounge
Architecture firm
Insignia Design Group
Location
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Tools used
Autodesk 3ds Max, Corona Renderer, Adobe Photoshop
Oppenheim Architecture: Ayla Golf Academy & Clubhouse takes inspiration from the natural dunescapes and mountains of the surrounding desert as well as the architectural heritage of the ancient Bedouin. The innovative and organic design of the building forms the iconic core of the Ayla Oasis mixed-use resort development.
Project name
Ayla Golf Academy & Clubhouse
Architecture firm
Oppenheim Architecture
Location
Aqaba, Jordan
Photography
Rory Gardiner, Moh’d Musa, Rasem Kamal
Al-Seif Staircase #s25k is a project under the umbrella of Amiri Diwan of Kuwait, donated by Tamdeen Group and supported by the Kuwait Municipality, Public Utilities Management Company (PUMC), and Al Ghanim International. It emerges as an initiative by Parallel Studio to refurbish the area that has witnessed significant contribution to cumulative K...
Project name
Al Seif Staircase #s25k
Architecture firm
Parallel Studio
Location
Kuwait City, Kuwait
Photography
Faisal Al Hindi and Yousif Abdulsaid
The Belarusian architecture studio O Cifra led by Veronika Supruniuk & Denis Shulginov have envisioned a commercial showroom and retails for Dammam City, Saudi Arabia, that its concept is based on a circle as an ideal shape that forms the number 7.
Project name
S Squares
Architecture firm
O Cifra
Location
Dammam City, Saudi Arabia
Tools used
Autodesk 3ds Max, V-Ray, Lumion, Adobe Photoshop
DARS Studio [Design, Architectural Robotics & Systems]: The research discusses building new communities in the desert. Siwa Oasis in Egypt was selected as the project location because of its historical background and how the Siwa inhabitants adapted with the desert using local material to build efficient architecture. Building in the desert has man...
Student
Hossam Badr
University
Dessau International Architecture | Anhalt Hochschule
Teacher
Sina Mostafavi, Manuel Kretzer
Tools used
Autodesk 3ds Max, V-ray, Rhinoceros 3D, Grasshopper
Designed by PARALX, the 6,757-square-foot Y Chalet is located between the ski villages of Mzaar and Faqra. Inspired by the surrounding rugged environment and the nearby natural Faqra bridge, its monolithic form is clad with roughly textured agglomerate tiles that are manufactured locally
Project name
Y Chalet
Architecture firm
PARALX
Location
Faraya, Lebanon
Photography
Bahaa Ghoussainy