Continuing our coverage of Fakhama (فخامة) and Fakher (فاخر) we see the later hitting rock bottom, holding itself up with a messy combination of wire and rope, that are surprisingly color coordinated. Fakher is donning … Continue reading
صالة الحجاج – مطار الملك عبدالعزيز الدولي Hajj Terminal -King Abdulaziz International Airport PUBLIC BUILDINGS / 01 1982 Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (SOM) 45.70 m ….. ….. 260,000 m2 AWARDS … Continue reading
الصالة الرياضة – جامعة الملك عبدالعزيز Sports Hall -King AbdulAziz University PUBLIC BUILDINGS/03 1981 Atelier Frei Otto Warmbronn, Stuttgart, with Buro Rolph Gutbrod, Berlin 30 m ….. 9,000 m² (Total Usable … Continue reading
Adopting a befitting low rise corporate composition, the horizontal office building blends well with the surroundings which is predominantly a residential area.
The desire to take advantage of the spectacular views of Jeddah and the Red Sea led to the design of this distinctive high-rise structure for the National Commercial Bank headquarters.
No doubt the only other ubiquitous word in the world of local Real Estate sales that could challenge ” فخم ” is ” فاخر “. Albeit the subtle differences between … Continue reading