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Visualogue|37. Thawrat Al-Fann|Ahmed Hasan Moshrif

  قلة من أستطاعوا أن يشقوا طريقهم بأيديهم وكان بإمكانهم التحكم بمصيرهم، فنجد الكثيرين من حولنا يتمتعون بعقول نيرة وأحلام خلاقة ومع ذلك، فهم مقيدون منقادون. ضيفنا لنسخة شهر أكتوبر … Continue reading

October 21, 2015 · Leave a comment

madeinjeddah|Fakhamah Series #03|Luxurious Apartments

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

October 4, 2015 · 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

madeinjeddah|Fakhamah Series #02|Luxurious Apartments

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

June 14, 2015 · Leave a comment

Report | CITYSCAPE JEDDAH | Jeddah: 2015 April 5-7

A Report from the latest CITYSCAPE Jeddah Exhibition The latest event from the world renowned Cityscape portfolio of events was recently held in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia between 5-7 April 2015. … Continue reading

April 10, 2015 · Leave a comment

madeinjeddah|The Pizza Mosque

The Pizza Mosque exemplifies Jeddah’s tolerance and casual attitude towards Religion within the context of daily life. Despite the Pizza symbolizing the encroachment of Western culture in a traditional society, in … Continue reading

January 5, 2015 · Leave a comment

madeinjeddah|Fakhamah Series #01|Deluxe Palace

Whether it is a straightforward marketing “ploy” or just plain naivety, the apparent irony in this “sophisticated” marketing signage scheme cannot be overlooked. Our favourite to date from our Fakhamah … Continue reading

January 2, 2015 · Leave a comment

madeinjeddah|Istiwanah

With the absence of any municipal regulations or building codes regarding the ideal design for a Gas Canister service facility, most of these spaces are a result of user know-how and … Continue reading

December 12, 2014 · Leave a comment

Workshop | Folly for Jeddah | 2013 February 23-25

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

February 23, 2013 · Leave a comment