Continuing our archives series posting articles on projects in Jeddah by international architects and firms. This article was featured in MIMAR issue 4, published in 1982. It is part of a section introducing Frei Otto’s new work. The early issues of MIMAR featured beautiful cut-outs on the cover page of one of the reviewed projects, in this case, the Sports Hall of the King Abdulaziz University.
This is the first part of our archives series in which we post articles on projects in Jeddah by international architects and firm as well as PhD Theses and research papers on the city of Jeddah, especially during its formative years between 1965 – 1985.
مركز أدهم التجاري Adham Commercial Centre CM/06 COMMERCIAL BUILDINGS/06 1980 Atelier Antoine Romanos 62 m 14 Floors 30,000 m2 2,500 m2 (Site) approx. The Adham Commercial Centre follows … Continue reading
البنك السعودي البريطاني Saudi British Bank HQ CORPORATE BUILDINGS/12 1983 Robert Mathews Johnson Marshall & Partners (RMJMP) 27 m 5 Floors 12,427 m2 3,475 m2 (Site) … Continue reading
الشركة السعودية للتوريدات – باناجه Saudi Import Co. – BANAJA CORPORATE BUILDINGS/17 1995 ARCHI-PLAN (Dr. Abdullah Bokhari) 20 m 4 Floors 8,666 m2 3,500 m2 (Site) The Saudi … Continue reading
مركز زهران للأعمال Zahran Business Centre COMMERCIAL BUILDINGS/32 2013 Saudi Diyar Consultants 14 Floors + 2 Basements 106,687 m² 12,291 m² (Site) Zahran Business Centre, by Jeddah based Saudi Diyar, … Continue reading
بنك التنمية الاسلامي Islamic Development Bank Headquarters CORPORATE BUILDINGS/13 1993 Nikken Sekkei 106.40 m 24 Floors 72,160 m2 45,500 m2 (Site) The Islamic Development Bank (IDB) is an international Islamic … Continue reading
مركز الجمجوم التجاري Jamjoom Commercial Centre COMMERCIAL BUILDINGS/02 1985 S.E.S | Studio Valle – Rome (Concept & Planning) + Architekturbüro Rödl – Kieferle (Design Development & Const. Details) 54.4 m … Continue reading
عمارة الملكة Queen’s Building COMMERCIAL BUILDINGS/01 1973 Atelier d’Architecture Joseph Philippe Karam …m 27 Floors … m² … m² (Site) During the reign of King Faisal (1964 – 1975) Saudi Arabia witnessed … Continue reading