Umdasch re-designed and built the Barcelona Cruise Port Terminal, with the new concept aimed to break up the passenger flow and create a more immersive experience. In-fitting with the character of the vibrant city of Barcelona, the design concept reflects the identity of the city.
Downtown Design, the region’s leading design fair, is now open for registration. And while we cannot wait for this creative extravaganza to unfold, we thought to give you a little teaser of what to expect.
Located in the Onyx Tower in Al Barsha Heights, 1004 Gourmet is a modern day take on an ethnic food market. Dubai based practice Studio EM delivered the project with fit-out executed by 6 Inch Interior Decoration. What started as a Korean and Japanese grocery concept, evolved into a multipurpose retail space that houses a grocery, homeware department, beauty store (Lamise) and a café concept.
Headquartered in Abu Dhabi, Capital Health is a private integrated healthcare group that currently operates two separate healthcare facilities, the Specialized Rehabilitation Hospital and the Health Shield Medical Center. The Specialized Rehabilitation Hospital provides acute and long-term rehabilitation care, along with inpatient, outpatient and Home Health capabilities.
ARTICLE: In Review
For our review, we invited designers Dragana Cemalovic from Bluehaus Group, and Wassim Jammal from JPA Design, to Shaw Contract’s brand new showroom in d3, where Samatha Dawe, Marketing Manager EMEA, gave us an introduction to the product, followed by a bit of play and experimentation. Here are our thoughts…
A flowing, ribbon-like wall has been installed in the new Istanbul Airport that unites a suite of lounges, forming an intuitive route through the space. Designed by Softroom for Turkish Airlines in collaboration with MNG Mapa, the Flow Wall is over a kilometre long, making it one of the longest parametric interior forms and weaves through six new lounges, creating a series of unified areas.
ARTICLE: In Review
Dyson’s latest product, the LightCycle, is a beautiful blend of cutting edge, lighting technology and human-centered design, both in form and purpose. Together with designers Adriana Grauer of Perkins+Will and Ahmed Saliem of Nulty, we reviewed this impressive combination of engineering and design at Dyson’s Dubai offices.
Kantar Group were looking to relocate their corporate office and create an eco-friendly and collaborative working environment. In order to achieve this, design team Fitch collaborated with contracting firm Aati Contracts to create a space with innovative design features that focused on providing areas to evoke dynamic thought processes among staff.