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.
1st edition of Zak World of Façades Jeddah took place yesterday at the Park Hyatt Hotel. A Good line up of speakers, including Fabien Hecker from Zaha Hadid … Continue reading
London based The Centric Lab in collaboration with the Spatial Cognition Laboratory at UCL have been commissioned by the Future Cities Catapult to produce a playbook (read: manual) on how … Continue reading
In continuation of the “Made in Jeddah” series of workshops around the region, urbanphenomena partner Reda Sijiny conducted the “Made in Juffair” workshop as a part of Mawane’s second … Continue reading
This is a workshop conducted by urbanphenomena at Dar AL-Hekma university as part of the Design Week activities which took place during the last week of February 2013. The following … Continue reading
Todd Reisz, editor of “Al Manakh- Gulf Continued”, delivered a short overview of the publication last week at Columbia University in New York. As part of a seminar to provide … Continue reading