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Article | Sportshall, Jeddah | MIMAR 4 1982

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.

June 21, 2020 · Leave a comment

Article | SOM’s New Tower in Jeddah… | Architectural Record February 1979

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.

March 5, 2020 · Leave a comment

Jeddah Architectural Guide|PB/01

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

September 23, 2015 · Leave a comment

Jeddah Architectural Guide|CP/01

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.

June 15, 2015 · Leave a comment