PROJECT: Lifestyle

Vim and Vigor, Lebanon

14 Mar , 2019  

Designed by RG/Architects, Vim and Vigor is a neighborhood gym and health bar located in the heart of Beirut, along the Badaro District. The design concept was to create a space for people to hang out, work out and be part of a healthy neighborhood lifestyle by bringing the outside in, spatially and visually.

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PROJECT: Hospitality

Fitzroy, The Pointe Palm, Dubai

13 Mar , 2019  

Fitzroy captures the best of British and Parisian design, bringing a unique fusion experience to the table. Located in The Pointe, Palm Jumeirah, this European bistro is the destination for refined palettes complimented by breathtaking sea views.

PROJECT: Restaurant

Indya by Vineet, Dubai

7 Mar , 2019  

Indya by Vineet, a Michelin starred restaurant designed by LW Design with contracting work by Bond Interiors, offers a casual and fun dining experience with a strong focus on vibrant colours.

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PROJECT: Residential

Turkmen House, Turkey

3 Mar , 2019  

Situated in Istanbul, Turkmen House and its stylish, contemporary interiors reflect the lifestyle of its resident. Designed by Escape from Sofa, the project features a linear design that flows beautifully from one space to another.

PROJECT: Hospitality

The Espresso Lab, Dubai Design District

27 Feb , 2019  

Think about a blank canvas that provides serenity and a sense of tranquility. This is what the interiors of The Espresso Lab, designed by Studio M, create for their visitors.

PROJECT: Restaurant

Mitts & Trays, Bluewaters Island

20 Feb , 2019  

Located in Dubai’s latest, attractive destination, Bluewaters Island, Mitts & Trays restaurant sports subtle and clean interiors, punctuated with unique details that make them distinctive.

PROJECT: Corporate

Taws Printing, Dubai Design District

19 Feb , 2019  

Imagine a corporate office that’s innovative, stylish and ever so slightly industrial looking, as a nod to the machinery and mechanism behind its business. This is what Taws Printing offices reflect.

PROJECT: Residential

One Oak Residence, Lebanon

17 Feb , 2019  

Here is an interior akin to a carefully painted canvas. Designed by AskDeco, One Oak Residence in Beirut, a residential project, is an amalgamation of colours, cultures and textures.

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PROJECT: Hospitality

Qahwet Murjan, La Mer

6 Feb , 2019  

Designed by Blue Camel, Qahwet Murjan at La Mer, is the perfect place for reviving the artistic soul.

PROJECT: Education

Sheraa Entrepreneurship Hub, University of Sharjah

31 Jan , 2019  

Designed by Roar (Pallavi Dean Interiors), with fitout by Optimize LLC, the second installment of the Sheraa Entrepreneurship Hub once again bridges the gap between academia and the business world.

PROJECT: Consulting/Business Services

TECOM, Dubai Knowledge Park Management Office

22 Jan , 2019  

When TECOM decided to renovate their Management offices in Dubai Knowledge Park, Swiss Bureau Interior Design were commissioned to design a contemporary office that was reflective of the future vision of the TECOM group.

PROJECT: Barber Shop

The Refinery, Nairobi

16 Jan , 2019  

The concept behind Refinery was to create a one of a kind, men’s grooming salon – a first for the region. Designed by Studio EM with the fitout executed by Stonehenge, the aim was to create a retro barbershop that offered all the pampering elements amidst a cosy albeit masculine space.

PROJECT: Restaurant

Pierre’s Bistro & Bar, Dubai Festival City, Dubai

13 Jan , 2019  

When Kristina Zanic Consultants were briefed with the design concept for Pierre’s Bar and Bistro, it was to create a dining experience that would be casual yet classy, with hints of of tropical features.

PROJECT: Restaurant

Hardee’s, Dubai Mall, Fashion Avenue

9 Jan , 2019  

H2R Design was tasked to create the interiors of Hardee’s restaurant in The Dubai Mall’s new Fashion Avenue extension. The goal was to create an elevated, modern and versatile setting that would attract a wide demographic of diners.

PROJECT: Bank/Financial/Investments

DBS Bank, DIFC, Dubai

8 Jan , 2019  

The first Singapore based bank to open its offices in DIFC, DBS Bank was designed by KPS with the fitout also spearheaded by KPS.

PROJECT: Hospitality

Burger Boutique, Sharjah

27 Dec , 2018  

Designed by MMAC Design Associates, and located in the sleek and stylish Zero 6 Mall in Sharjah, the interiors of Burger Boutique reflect the restaurant’s support towards a healthier lifestyle.

PROJECT: Restaurant

Loca Restaurant & Bar, Abu Dhabi

23 Dec , 2018  

Their tagline, ‘Are you Loca?’ begs the question, Wouldn’t you be ‘loca’ to not like these interiors?

PROJECT: Restaurant

Tero, Brussels

12 Dec , 2018  

Inspired by seasons and earthly elements, Creneau International designed and built the Tero restaurant in Brussels. The four seasons are entwined around a central column that houses a wine cellar, and as guests walk past the structure of slats, the imagery on them changes to reflect the various seasons.

PROJECT: Residential

FutureHAUS Dubai – Winner of the Solar Decathlon Middle East 2018

5 Dec , 2018  

The FutureHAUS Dubai is a housing research prototype developed for the Solar Decathlon Middle East Competition hosted by DEWA. The innovative home won first place overall in DEWA’s solar Decathlon Middle East Competition including first place in the subcontest for Best Architecture.

PROJECT: Restaurant

24TH St. Asian Street Food, Dusit Thani, Dubai

5 Dec , 2018  

Designed by Creneau International in collaboration with Bond Interiors, 24TH St. is an Asian eatery inspired by traditional Korean, Chinese, Japanese and Indian street food culture.

PROJECT: Lifestyle

The Nail Spa, Motor City

29 Nov , 2018  

Designed by Bishop Designs in collaboration with Compass Project Management and GDM Interiors, the common elements in all locations and interiors are brand colours, ambience and subtle 3D wall panelling.


Morgans’ Gastropub, Al Bandar Rotana Hotel

28 Nov , 2018  

Sleek, stylish and happening are perfect adjectives describing Morgan’s Gastropub located in the lower level of the Al Bandar Rotana. Morgan’s also happens to be the only gastropub situated alongside the Dubai Creek.

PROJECT: Boutique

Mauzan Boutique, Al Ain

22 Nov , 2018  

Brand Creative, an international award-winning branding and design agency, designed Mauzan, in collaboration with Newline Interiors contracting.

PROJECT: Corporate

EuroTech, Jumeirah Lake Towers, Dubai

20 Nov , 2018  

Located on level seven in Al Mazaya Tower, one of the many high rises in the Jumeirah Lake Towers cluster, EuroTech’s new offices offer an innovative, techie yet urban space.

PROJECT: Coffee Shop/Delicatessen

Drop Coffee, Dubai

15 Nov , 2018  

Located in Jumeirah, this speciality coffee shop was designed by Omar Ghafour of L.S Design and the fitout was executed by Grand Signature.

PROJECT: Restaurant

Salt and Pepper, Al Bandar Rotana, Dubai

8 Nov , 2018  

Located on the mezzanine floor of Al Bandar Rotana Hotel, this all day dining restaurant draws inspiration from a Scandinavian marketplace. LW Design was briefed to create a simple and casual venue with emphasis on the food counters and live cooking stations, which they executed beautifully with Decovision undertaking the fitout.

PROJECT: Restaurant

Bleu Blanc by David Myers, Renaissance Downtown Hotel, Dubai

7 Nov , 2018  

Designed by WA International, Bleu Blanc is a French farmhouse inspired restaurant in the Renaissance Downtown Hotel in Business Bay. Khansaheb Interiors did the fitout and Emirates Innovation Engineering Consultants were in charge of the project management.


Symphony, Dubai Mall

1 Nov , 2018  

H2R Design was tasked with designing the interiors of Symphony, which relocated to its new double-storey home within the Fashion Avenue Extension at The Dubai Mall. Al Abbar Enterprises handled the project management for this luxury, multi-brand boutique, that provides women a tailored shopping experience with a variety of new and renowned global designer brands. 

PROJECT: Restaurant

Nando’s Al Qasba, Sharjah

31 Oct , 2018  

The Nando’s brand has become synonymous with colour, creativity and fun, in their food and their decor. For this project, Compass Project Management was briefed to create a vibrant, lively and welcoming space so diners should feel comfortable while enjoying their meal.

PROJECT: Restaurant

Parlour Boutique, World Trade Centre, Dubai

25 Oct , 2018  

Designed by Omar Nakkash, this Parisian Bistro and Cafe located at One Central, World Trade Centre, offers a chic and contemporary setting with a sociable approach to French dining.


House Blair Atholl, South Africa

21 Oct , 2018  

Werner van der Meulen of Nico van der Meulen Architects created this double storey home that is free of boundary walls, offering unrestricted views of the countryside. Surrounded by tranquility, this spacious contemporary farmhouse truly promotes outdoor living and entertaining with M Square Lifestyle Design handling the interiors and incorporating natural materials like timber and stone.


Private Villa, Barr Al Jissah, Oman

7 Oct , 2018  

Known for its cinematic views and breathtaking landscapes, Barr Al Jissah is a secluded luxury paradise where mountains and water coexist harmoniously. This villa, designed by Sneha Divias Atelier, is nestled in these beautiful surround.

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PROJECT: Restaurant

Daimler MENA Canteen, Jebel Ali Free Zone, Dubai

4 Oct , 2018  

Summertown Interiors did the latest design and build of the canteen at the Daimler MENA regional office. The brief given was to transform an existing training facility into a 350 square metre cafeteria space that would seat 150.

PROJECT: Restaurant

The Kitchen, Kempinksi Al Mouj in Muscat

3 Oct , 2018  

HBA has once again created a piece of interior art with their signature stamp of intricate grills and delicate patterns laid out to perfection. With, of course, the firm’s favourite colour palette of browns, golds and monotones. It is difficult to find fault with their design.

PROJECT: Apartment

Tidal View, Cape Town

30 Sep , 2018  

Perched just above the blue expanse of the Atlantic Ocean in Clifton, Cape Town, Tidal View is an opulent yet timelessly elegant, duplex apartment designed by ARRCC. The interior architecture, décor and furnishings reflect the client’s love of travel.

PROJECT: Advertising/Marketing

Meeting Rooms Of Philip Morris SA, Istanbul

25 Sep , 2018  

This project required a re-design and remodel of the space inside the Philip Morris SA headquarters building, into meeting rooms suitable for video conferences and training activities. The design and drafting work by mimaristudio is awe-inspiring.

PROJECT: Healthcare

AstraZeneca Office, Nairobi

20 Sep , 2018  

For AstraZeneca’s Nairobi offices, designer Eryll J Sharma chose human cells, DNA and the letters ‘A’ & ‘Z’ from AstraZeneca as the main focus of inspiration. The fitout was executed by Stonehenge.

PROJECT: Restaurant

Zale Beach Club – Kempinksi Al Mouj, Muscat

19 Sep , 2018  

Designer, Sarah Hamid of HBA envisioned The Zale Beach Club at the Kempinksi Al Mouj to showcase an interior reminiscent of Zanzibari heritage and the Omani seafaring legacy. The fitout was by S&T and the project managed by WSP.

PROJECT: Apartment

Banyan Tree Residences – Show House, Dubai

16 Sep , 2018  

Sneha Divias Atelier styled the Banyan Tree residences – Show House and Sales Center, collaborating with UAE-based developer Sweid and Sweid. The interiors showcase the designer’s signature combination of sharp outlines with muted, soft tones.

PROJECT: Restaurant

VIT, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol

13 Sep , 2018  

VIT, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol is a collaboration between LXA and HMS Host International, the design emulates a greenhouse-like, self-supporting structure with accent colours of leafy green and citrus yellow that play up the health and vitality angle.


House Invermark, Cape Town

9 Sep , 2018  

Located in the leafy suburb of Higgovale, House Invermark, Cape Town was originally designed, in 1969, by respected South African architect Gilbert Colyn for himself. In 2013, architect Stefan Antoni, director at SAOTA, enhanced the overall composition to make it modern and contemporary.

PROJECT: Restaurant

Jones the Grocer, Shanghai

5 Sep , 2018  

Designed to be approachable, friendly and welcoming, the new Jones the Grocer, Shanghai opened its first outlet outside the region in China. Designed by LXA and contracted to Jingtai Group, the interiors deliver something contemporary and unique.

PROJECT: Bank/Financial/Investments

Agricultural Bank of China, Dubai

4 Sep , 2018  

An airy, green planet effect pervades the interiors of the Agricultural Bank of China, Dubai. Interior Designers, AK Design, in conjunction with contractors ATS and project managers, CBRE, have created spaces that are uncluttered and free-flowing.


Nomad House, Dubai

2 Sep , 2018  

Nomad House, a villa situated in the older residential area of Dubai, blends Canadian and Moroccan tribal influences into a stylish, contemporary family space. Designed by Brand Creative, the fit-out was executed by Newline Interiors.

PROJECT: Restaurant

Atmosfire Barbeque Pit, Dubai

30 Aug , 2018  

With Atmosfire Barbeque Pit, Dubai, 4Space Interior Design created a classic yet trending restaurant concept – a central open barbecue fire pit with six different grills from around the world. The interiors are retro and meld the broken and the dated with the uber new.

PROJECT: Beauty Clinic

Lume Beauty Atelier, Cape Town

23 Aug , 2018  

Serenity meets city glamour at Lume Beauty Atelier, Cape Town designed by ARRCC. This boutique, high-end salon exudes luxury with an edgy, contemporary feel.

PROJECT: Restaurant

Nando’s Al Hamra, Ras Al Khaimah

22 Aug , 2018  

Nando’s Al Hamra designed by Keane Brands has an interior that is deliciously rustic, young and fresh. Fitout by Plafond, the project was managed by Compass Project Management and has bespoke furniture, tiling and artwork from around the world.

PROJECT: Law Firm/Legal Services

Winston & Strawn, Dubai

21 Aug , 2018  

Step into a realm of meditative calm at the Winston & Strawn offices in Dubai’s urban DIFC district. Designed and built by INC Group, the muted tones in soft beige, brown and slate tie in the open-plan design, creating a flow of positive energy.

PROJECT: Real Estate

HassConsult, Nairobi

19 Aug , 2018  

HassConsult, Nairobi was designed by Eryll J Sharma Interior Design to create an interior that was reflective of ‘Real Estate’ through the brick-clad walls, street lights and tree with open and flexible gallery spaces. The fitout was by Stonehenge.

PROJECT: Restaurant

Gusto – Al Bandar Rotana, Dubai

15 Aug , 2018  

Gusto – Al Bandar Rotana, Dubai is a unique Italian restaurant overlooking the Deira creek side and the Dubai Skyline. LW Design created a space that was elegant, romantic and sophisticated to complement the spectacular views. Fitout by Decovision.

PROJECT: Apartment

Private Apartment, City Walk, Dubai

12 Aug , 2018  

Elegance and comfort were at the forefront of the design of this private apartment, City Walk, Dubai, that was designed by XBD Collective. The fitout was executed by Saraya Bespoke Interiors.

PROJECT: Technology

myGini Office, San Francisco

9 Aug , 2018  

myGini Office, San Francisco was designed by Istanbul-based Ofist. Located in a characteristic brick building, built in 1858, the design tries to create a balance between the strong characteristic of the building and the need for a new-generation office space.

PROJECT: Retail Store/Shop

Al Rawi, Sharjah

7 Aug , 2018  

Designed to be the new hub for Sharjah’s creative community, Al Rawi, Sharjah by Pallavi Dean Interiors is a contemporary, book-focused restaurant and retail space. The fitout was executed by Exceptional Interior Decoration.


City Villa, South Africa

5 Aug , 2018  

Crested on a steep site, ARRCC’s latest architectural design, City Villa, South Africa has interior spaces that are relatively minimalistic, with bold textures and contrasting colour palettes adding richness to the space.

PROJECT: Restaurant

Jones the Grocer – Emirates Golf Club, Dubai

2 Aug , 2018  

LXA designed Jones the Grocer – Emirates Golf Club, Dubai, by revamping the entire look to create a homely, relaxed atmosphere, to inspire all food lovers. Fitout was by Atlas Continent Contracting and project management by Carter Associates.

PROJECT: Beauty Clinic

Rossano Ferretti, Abu Dhabi

1 Aug , 2018  

Brand Creative had to redefine a massive villa to create Rossano Ferretti, Abu Dhabi. The unique combination of marble, metal, mirror and light in black-grey hues created elegance and style while offering a soothing atmosphere.

PROJECT: Furniture

Orangebox Smartworking, Dubai

31 Jul , 2018  

UK-based furniture designer and manufacturer Orangebox have seen significant growth across the Middle East. Orangebox Smartworking, Dubai is a collaboration that has achieved a true smart-working space – one that reflects their brand and culture.


Restio River House, Pringle Bay

29 Jul , 2018  

Perched on the banks of the Buffels River, Restio River House by SAOTA is an iconic, true-to-style South African family holiday home. The interiors, by ARRCC, offer a sophisticated and eclectic mix of easy-living and comfort.


House Cicaleto, Cannara

26 Jul , 2018  

House Cicaleto, Cannara was a renovation project by Nico Van der Meulen Architects that involved a 12th-century watchtower. The result was a unique, amalgamated, richly-veined home in the Umbrian countryside, with history and novelty.

PROJECT: Restaurant

Nando’s The Greens, Dubai

25 Jul , 2018  

Wooden rafter ceiling and rustic timber decoration are the highlights of Nando’s The Greens, Dubai. Designed by Keane Brands and managed by Compass Project Management, the fit-out was by Ambience Interiors.

PROJECT: Consulting/Business Services

ARK Africa Office, Nairobi

22 Jul , 2018  

The ARK Africa Office in Nairobi was executed by Stonehenge who created a space that is industrial and offers the vibe of an open office that is funky and fun.


Oriana Salon and Spa, Jeddah

19 Jul , 2018  

Oriana Salon and Spa, Jeddah designed by SuperFutureDesign required a high-tier design philosophy. The project was managed by ASZarchitetti with fit-outs by Permasteelisa. The designers aimed for functionality as well as the integration of stylish elements.

PROJECT: Coffee Shop/Delicatessen

Zeste Café, Dubai

18 Jul , 2018  

Designed by LW Design, Zeste Café, Dubai is located at Holiday Inn. The fitout was by Depa Group and the project management by ALEC. The place has a mix of eclectic lighting and accessories that add another layer of casual yet relatable design.


Cape Villa, Cape Town

15 Jul , 2018  

Overlooking the Atlantic Seaboard in Camps Bay, and designed by ARRCC, Cape Villa is set against the impressive backdrop of the picturesque Twelve Apostles mountain range. This holiday retreat is the perfect balance between luxury and comfort.

PROJECT: Retail Store/Shop

Khaadi, Abu Dhabi

12 Jul , 2018  

umdasch Store Makers Middle East completed the shopfitting for the colourful and luxurious Khaadi, Abu Dhabi. The colourfully-embroidered fabrics were presented against an understated interior with wooden surfaces and a warm, neutral palette.

PROJECT: Fitness Center

Gym and Health Club – Al Bandar Rotana, Dubai

11 Jul , 2018  

The Gym and Health Club – Al Bandar Rotana, Dubai with interiors by LW Design and fit-out by Decovision, includes a fully-equipped gymnasium and a health club that is run by the Bodylines Fitness and Wellness Club.

PROJECT: Healthcare

Daman Health Collaborative and Executive Floors, Abu Dhabi

10 Jul , 2018  

Bluehaus Group designed the Daman Health collaborative and executive floors, Abu Dhabi, which was fitted by KPS. This facility was envisioned as a place to connect, get active, share, gain knowledge and unwind.

PROJECT: Restaurant

Swan Café, Cape Town

8 Jul , 2018  

Swan Café is a traditional French crêperie in Cape Town. Designed by Haldane Martin Iconic Design, the café is elegant and feminine and the atmosphere evokes the charm of Paris.

PROJECT: Retail Store/Shop

Moncler Dubai Mall, Dubai

5 Jul , 2018  

Moncler Dubai Mall is the Italian apparel retailer’s first mono-brand boutique in the city. Designed by Gwenael Nicolas, the goal was to create an ambience suspended between ice and nature; and this was successfully executed by Bond Interiors.

PROJECT: Restaurant

Nandos – Burj Residences, Dubai

1 Jul , 2018  

Nandos, Burj Residences was designed by Keane Brands, fitted by Bond Interiors and managed by Compass Project Management. The highlights were a private dining area, African artwork, colourful fit-outs and clay sculptures.


House Boz, Pretoria

28 Jun , 2018  

House Boz, Pretoria by Nico Van der Meulen is a contemporary, spacious and luxurious steel, glass, concrete and stone residence. The concept was effortlessly implemented thanks to the location, orientation and natural beauty of the site.

PROJECT: Apartment

Private Apartment – Miramar, Cape Town

27 Jun , 2018  

Resting on the boulders of Bantry Bay, Miramar in Cape Town boasts 270° views over the Atlantic Ocean. The challenge for ARRCC was in converting four, separate one-bedroom apartments into a single luxury holiday retreat.

PROJECT: Restaurant

Zenobia Charcoal Grill, Dubai

24 Jun , 2018  

Zenobia Charcoal Grill is located at Citywalk and was designed by Hassan Jaber and implemented by Atlas Continent Contracting. The restaurant space combines outstanding decor with exotic Middle-Eastern cuisine.


House Ber, Midrand

21 Jun , 2018  

House Ber, Midrand is a contemporary glass and steel house, by Nico van der Meulen Architects, inspired by the estate guidelines that forbid the use of burglar bars. The designer continued the idea of random connectedness throughout the interiors.

PROJECT: Restaurant

Giraffe, Abu Dhabi

20 Jun , 2018  

Giraffe, Abu Dhabi is located in Yas Mall. The interiors of the restaurant are inspired by Arabic style architecture that is evident from the mashrabiya, glass ceiling and the extensive woodworks.

PROJECT: Apartment

Private Apartment, Barcelona

19 Jun , 2018  

Designed by ARRCC, this apartment has an Afro-contemporary feel and was inspired by Barcelona’s culturally-vibrant life and high-end fashion. The interiors respond to the desire for open, connected living whilst still maintaining privacy.

PROJECT: Restaurant

Flamingo Room by tashas, Dubai

17 Jun , 2018  

‘Elegance’ perfectly sums up the lavish 70’s inspired Afro-Dubai décor of the Flamingo Room by Tashas, Dubai. It features stunning interiors with an elegant colour scheme of peach and pink, while also taking inspiration from the fauna and flora of Africa.

PROJECT: Restaurant

PizzaExpress Live, Dubai

14 Jun , 2018  

PizzaExpress Live in Bay Square is designed to be a venue that incorporates a live stage for events. Harrison designed the space to be recognizable but the erudite location gave the designers the comfort to push the boundaries in terms of creativity.

PROJECT: Residential

Private Home – Forrest Road, Sandton

13 Jun , 2018  

The light-filled, unique and eco-friendly home at Forrest Road, Sandton was designed by Nico van der Meulen Architects and is situated in Inanda, with views of the Sandton skyline to the north.


Private Villa – Roca Llisa, Spain

10 Jun , 2018  

Roca Llisa, Spain is an enclave of luxury that was designed to be an oasis to experience the island in a more laid-back manner. The interior design and décor is casual and elegant and expresses a modern and relaxed, almost bohemian character.

PROJECT: Film/Media/Publishing

Mojeh Executive Office, Dubai

6 Jun , 2018  

Mojeh, Dubai is a fashion magazine and Swiss Bureau worked for the magazine’s team to carefully structure a workspace that offered a bright, functional and well-planned interior. It was intended to stimulate creativity and reflect the brand and its ethos.

PROJECT: Architecture/Design

Wilson Associates Office, Dubai

3 Jun , 2018  

Global interior architecture firm Wilson Associates officially reopened their Dubai office in Dubai Design District. The concept of the space reflects their innovative approach to design while providing an inspiring place to work, collaborate and innovate.

PROJECT: Restaurant

Babaji, Dubai

31 May , 2018  

Babaji, Dubai is a Turkish restaurant that promises a casual dining experience. Situated at City Walk, this restaurant offers interior spaces with a modern expression that responds to its location – emotionally, culturally and aesthetically.

PROJECT: Restaurant

Panos – DIP, Dubai

30 May , 2018  

Panos is an award-winning sandwich shop. The project was managed by Compass Project Management. The designer, Ruiz Velazquez, incorporated a combination of bright and dark hues to create a lively ambience.

PROJECT: Restaurant

Society Cafe & Lounge, Dubai

29 May , 2018  

Designed by Albal Design Studio, Society Cafe & Lounge, Dubai pays homage to the city that it sits in. The client brief was to create an open and light space inspired by an observatory and reflecting the atmosphere of a greenhouse.

PROJECT: Restaurant

NAR, Dubai

23 May , 2018  

NAR, located at Citywalk, Dubai is the chain’s first restaurant that was opened in the city. The name ‘Nar’ literally translates to ‘fire’ or ‘hot’ in Arabic and was chosen by the designer, Brand Creative. It also became the theme for the interior concept.

PROJECT: Restaurant

Caramel Restaurant & Lounge, London

22 May , 2018  

Caramel Restaurant & Lounge, London is now open at Brompton Road. Bishop Design’s interiors are sophisticated and stylish, inspired by an art deco era embracing dynamic finishes and a mix of natural materials such as copper, brass, natural marble and cementitious surfaces.

PROJECT: Coffee Shop/Delicatessen

Tawa Bakery, Abu Dhabi

20 May , 2018  

Tawa Bakery in Abu Dhabi was founded on the belief that eating gluten-free should never mean sacrificing taste or quality. Kinnersley Kent Design adapted their logo to make it more versatile and designed the interiors to feature contemporary Scandinavian aesthetics with an Arabic feel and visual interest.

PROJECT: Retail Store/Shop

Tiffany & Co. – Mall of Emirates, Dubai

17 May , 2018  

Tiffany & Co. in Mall of the Emirates, Dubai is a store that has a more visible and commercial space within the mall. Their store design reflects its qualities through the use of wood, subtle lighting and their trademark wheat leaf design on glass.

PROJECT: Real Estate

PropertyFinder HQ, Dubai

16 May , 2018  

Designed by Swiss Bureau Interior Design LLC, the extended area of Property Finder’s HQ in Dubai has been created to retain the design integrity of the already existing one, yet with a soul and style of its own.

PROJECT: Real Estate

CBRE Office, Dubai

9 May , 2018  

CBRE’s Dubai office is based at Emaar Square and has been designed according to CBRE’s concept of Workplace 360, which focuses on enhancing employee experience in the workplace.

PROJECT: Hospitality

Seventy Seventy @ Park Hyatt, Dubai

8 May , 2018  

The Seventy Seventy, Park Hyatt Dubai is a previously under-utilized mezzanine area that benefitted from a major design overhaul. Beyond the impressive door, there is a definite nod to 70’s music, fashion and style.

PROJECT: Restaurant

M’OISHÎ, Dubai Opera

6 May , 2018  

M’OISHÎ, Dubai Opera is the leading Japanese ice-cream provider’s outlet in the GCC region. Designed by 4Space, the client’s brief was based on a concept inspired by Japanese traditions and to reflect the variety of its products – colourful, authentic and playful.

PROJECT: Residential

Lion’s View Private Residence, Cape Town

3 May , 2018  

This private residence in Cape Town is a two-storey property that left ARRCC with the challenge of a complete renovation with increased accommodation space. However, this challenge led to a result that made a statement of excellence.

PROJECT: Law Firm/Legal Services

Watson Farley & Williams, Dubai

29 Apr , 2018  

Watson Farley & Williams, Dubai is well-known for managing complex, cross-border projects and transactions from its Dubai office. Keeping this pragmatic and commercial aspect of business in mind, the office’s design also follows the brand’s identity.

PROJECT: Technology

NCR, Dubai Design District

25 Apr , 2018  

Designed and executed by INC. Group, NCR’s workspaces are created to foster innovation, collaboration and flexibility. The space exhibits a minimalistic design, with simple and subdued colours seen throughout the workspace.

PROJECT: Restaurant

One Third Food Hall, Al Wasl

24 Apr , 2018  

Designed by Key Concept, One Third Food Hall is a first-of-its-kind experience recently launched in Dubai. The design concept is derived from “One Third” or the Islamic “hadeath,” which refers to the idea that self-fulfillment boils down to 1/3 food, 1/3 drink and 1/3 breath.

PROJECT: Apartment

Ocean View Private Apartment, Cape Town

22 Apr , 2018  

This private apartment, Ocean View, South Africa is a three-bedroom apartment by Zuckerman Sachs Architects. It provided ARRCC with a concrete shell to create a space, where Afro-Zen meets contemporary chic.

PROJECT: Restaurant

Salt, La Mer

19 Apr , 2018  

Salt now has a Surf House in the world-class Meraas beachfront development at the popular La Mer. The industrial-style surf themed interiors draw you into the central bar island and the bespoke food-pass modelled on the back-end of an Airstream Caravan catches the eye and gives a laid back atmosphere.

PROJECT: Restaurant

Charm Thai Lounge & Restaurant, Muscat

18 Apr , 2018  

This quirky hospitality project is located in the Crowne Plaza Hotel at the Oman Convention and Exhibition Centre in Muscat. The design aims to create a unique story that links Muscat with Thailand and mixes fiction with some aspects of Thai history.

PROJECT: Residential

Oceana Residence, Dubai

17 Apr , 2018  

This private apartment in Dubai is an opulent beachfront resort with panoramic views of the Palm Jumeirah, and showcases a luxurious yet contemporary design.


Private Residence, La Lucia

15 Apr , 2018  

Situated in KwaZulu-Natal, this beach house perfectly balances luxury and comfort with its uncomplicated spaces. Bronze aluminium sliding screens cocoon the house; offering protection from the elements and providing a unique signature look.


Private Residence, Arabian Ranches

12 Apr , 2018  

This private residence at Arabian Ranches entailed a complete makeover project by HarfNoon Design Studio to flood the house with a lot more light giving the family a fresh retreat.

PROJECT: Residential

Cliffside, Cape Town

11 Apr , 2018  

The ARRCC team transformed a three-storey apartment into a modern holiday escape that perfectly balances luxury and comfort. The design was inspired by yacht interiors and tailored to make best use of the abundance of natural light.

PROJECT: Restaurant

Noépe, Park Hyatt Dubai Creek, Dubai

10 Apr , 2018  

LW Design conceptualized Noépe – a dining destination at Park Hyatt, Dubai Creek – with a homely beach theme, reminiscent of summertime vacations in the Hamptons or New England. 

PROJECT: Real Estate

Dubai Holding Executive Offices, Dubai

8 Apr , 2018  

Dubai Holding Executive Offices is the prestigious collaboration of two contemporary creative designers – Sneha Divias & Marie Laurent. It has been designed as a working space par excellence, in line with the prestige and functional needs of senior executives.

PROJECT: Restaurant

Peyote DIFC, Dubai

5 Apr , 2018  

Peyote DIFC, Dubai is the first Mexican-themed restaurant at the Dubai International Financial Centre Gate Village. It involved the conversion of an existing bistro to a modern Mexican bar & restaurant.


Bateel, Selfridges

4 Apr , 2018  

Kinnersley Kent Design came up with a simple yet effective boutique layout for Bateel Selfrdiges as it is designed to make the most of the compact space.

PROJECT: Bank/Financial/Investments

Emirates National Investment Office, Dubai

28 Mar , 2018  

Swiss Bureau has recently completed the design for ENI office, Dubai, capturing a minimalistic design by creating an office space that is both chic and industrial.

PROJECT: Apartment

Tree House, Cape Town

22 Mar , 2018  

Malan Vorster Architects were commissioned to design a small contemporary house to compliment an existing collection of buildings – spatially organised around a modern interpretation of the Cape Werf in Constantia.


Private Residence @ District 1, Dubai

21 Mar , 2018  

Harfnoon Design Studio furnished a show villa in the new Meydan District One Project in Mohammed Bin Rashid City. The space features distinct style stories with plenty of inspiration for refreshing living space.

PROJECT: Restaurant

Masti @ La Mer, Dubai

18 Mar , 2018  

Studio Lotus designed the eclectic interiors of Masti ensuring that it’s spacious yet cozy with a mix of colours, beautiful stained glass panels and burnished metal.


Beersmith @ Hotel Jen, Beijing

11 Mar , 2018  

Located on the ground floor of the new Hotel Jen Beijing, Beersmith welcomed its first guests in May 2017 along with the opening of the anticipated Shangri-La operated millennial hotel.

PROJECT: Restaurant

The Noodle House, Dubai

8 Mar , 2018  

Having recently undergone a brand refresh, Burjuman Noodle House comprises an eclectic mix of art work, traditional crockery and specialist lighting jointly amplifying the Asian Soul experience.

PROJECT: Restaurant

Lima, Dubai

7 Mar , 2018  

Designed by London-based Michaelis Boyd & Associates, having taken London by storm, LIMA Dubai is the next outpost of this Michelin Star restaurant.

PROJECT: Advertising/Marketing

Criteo Office, Dubai

6 Mar , 2018  

Spencer Interiors’ latest project in Dubai Media City, Criteo Office, creates a unique and fascinating design reflecting the ethos and values of the company.

PROJECT: Architecture/Design

Bene Showroom, Dubai

1 Mar , 2018  

Bene’s newly designed, forward-looking showroom in Dubai Design District explores the fundamental changes taking place in office work, now and in the future.


The Radisson Blu Lounge, Ajman

25 Feb , 2018  

DZ Design conceptualized “The Lounge Bar” at the Radisson Blu in Ajman in a sepia tone, encapsulating the retro, old work charm within the luxurious five star hotel.

Scalini, Four Seasons Hotel, Dubai, by Bishop Design LLC

PROJECT: Restaurant

Scalini Four Seasons Hotel, Dubai

20 Feb , 2018  

Bishop Design creates a new addition to the Dubai food scene, at Scalini, adhering to an established knowledgeable Clientele holding a wealth of experience, character and history.

PROJECT: Restaurant

Sierra Brasserie, Nairobi

18 Feb , 2018  

Planning Interiors created a new up-market restaurant that specializes in pairing wines from boutique estates in South Africa with a range of gourmet burgers and tapas.

PROJECT: Coffee Shop/Delicatessen

Pastryology, Dubai

14 Feb , 2018  

Maja Kozel’s most recent design project reflects the personality of the brand that exudes a theme of being delicately patterned and soberly colorful.

PROJECT: Architecture/Design

Schiavello Showroom, Dubai

11 Feb , 2018  

For their showroom based in Dubai Design District, Schiavello’s in-house architect, Nick Tennant, conceptualised the space from Melbourne.

PROJECT: Aviation/Travel

Mercedes Office, Dubai

8 Feb , 2018  

The working space designed for Mercedes by KPS is both functional and spacious.

PROJECT: Restaurant

Eat Greek – The Beach, Dubai

7 Feb , 2018  

Harrison and Plafond transferred the famous Greek Santorini atmosphere to Eat Greek through its floors, walls and ceilings.

PROJECT: Apartment

Private Residence, City Walk, Dubai

4 Feb , 2018  

Harf Noon Design Studio designed and furnished this city apartment in understated modern luxury on a budget at City Walk, Dubai

PROJECT: Restaurant

One Life Kitchen & Café, Dubai

1 Feb , 2018  

Studio EM developed One Life Kitchen & Café in an earthy, organic and natural tone, keeping the space bright and airy by making the most of natural light.

PROJECT: Restaurant

Demoiselle by Galvin, Dubai

31 Jan , 2018  

Designed by DesignLSM and executed by Compass Project Management and Plafond, this English brand is the first of several Demoiselle outlets to open in the GCC.

PROJECT: Restaurant

Shababeek, Sharjah

30 Jan , 2018  

Pallavi Dean Interiors carefully developed a design story at Shababeek centered around the concept of ‘fusion’ of architectural and design styles that existed in Lebanon for centuries.

PROJECT: Consulting/Business Services

SFM Corporate Services Office, Dubai

24 Jan , 2018  

Swiss Bureau has recently completed the design for SFM, a Dubai headquartered financial services firm specializing in offshore company formation.

PROJECT: Hospitality

Little Miss India, Dubai

23 Jan , 2018  

Welcome to the wonderfully mad yet sophisticated world of ‘Little Miss India’, designed by Stickman Tribe and executed by Bond Interiors.

PROJECT: Bank/Financial/Investments

Fin-Tech Hive, Dubai

21 Jan , 2018  

Designed by S2 Interiors and realized by Al Tayer Stocks, Fin-Tech Hive reflects an effervescent design by showcasing the key factors of the company’s central backbone.

PROJECT: Hospitality

Poké & Co, Dubai

17 Jan , 2018  

Studio EM took on the Poke & Co space with the aim of creating an airy, fresh and welcoming design that belies the small space.

PROJECT: Hospitality

TORO+KO, Dubai

16 Jan , 2018  

Bishop Design LLC brings a hip and chic vibe to Dubai’s Citywalk in collaboration with Meraas Group in the form of highly anticipated Toro+Ko.

PROJECT: Law Firm/Legal Services

Recovery Advisers Office, Dubai

11 Jan , 2018  

SBID completed the design and build for the office of Recovery Advisers, a firm that specializes in credit and project insurance claims.

PROJECT: Hospitality

Nurai Cafe, Dubai

4 Jan , 2018  

Facing the Burj Khalifa, 4SPACE along with Blue Camel Design delivered a trendy and stylish restaurant in Dubai Water Canal, Business Bay.

PROJECT: Hospitality

Al Hamidieh Restaurant, Dubai

3 Jan , 2018  

Al Hamidieh Restaurant was inspired by the largest and most central souk inside the old walled city of Damascus, Al-Hamidiyah Souq.

PROJECT: Hospitality

Kunjani Wines, Stellenbosch

31 Dec , 2017  

An innovative interior design project by Haldane Martin Iconic Design has opened on the Stellenbosch Wine Route – a new wine estate called Kunjani Wines.

PROJECT: Hospitality

Truth Coffee, Cape Town

28 Dec , 2017  

The world’s oldest coffee capital Truth Coffee approached Haldane Martin in 2011 to design their café interiors, including their award-winning HQ in Cape Town.

PROJECT: Government/Semi-Government

NOMAC, Dubai

20 Dec , 2017  

Summertown Interiors collaborated with NOMAC to develop smart solutions for their interior space and company branding, resulting in a fantastic environment for their people.

PROJECT: Architecture/Design

XBD Collective Office, Dubai

10 Dec , 2017  

The main focal point of the design of XBD Collective’s office was for their clients to get inspired and also to be able to ‘touch and feel’ their designs, not only on a material board but in a real environment.

PROJECT: Architecture/Design

Swiss Corporation for Design & Technology Showroom, Dubai

5 Dec , 2017  

Pallavi Dean Interiors opted for a minimalist yet playful and colourful design for Swisscotec’s showroom in Dubai Design District.

PROJECT: Architecture/Design

Massa Office, Dubai

29 Nov , 2017  

For their office space, Massa designed a creative, collaborative and relaxed workspace for their employees.

PROJECT: Hospitality

Trattoria Toscana, Souk Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai

23 Nov , 2017  

Out with the old and in with the new! Situated at Souk Madinat Jumeirah, Trattoria Toscana underwent a well deserved refurbishment.

PROJECT: Bank/Financial/Investments

Mastercard Butterfly Project, Dubai

22 Nov , 2017  

The driver for this project was flexibility and the idea behind it was “re-use”, as fixed furniture was avoided where possible for the Mastercard project.

Pallavi Dean

PROJECT: Apparel/Beauty/Fashion

Mrs B Salon, Dubai

5 Nov , 2017  

Pallavi Dean’s brief was to create a unique design approach for Mrs B. Salon – one that stands out and aids with the branding of the overall space.

Invisible Design

PROJECT: Architecture/Design

Gensler Office, Dubai

29 Oct , 2017  

Gensler’s new office in the prestigious Rolex Tower in DIFC is testament to their work ethics and encourages collaboration and creativity.

PROJECT: Hardware/Software Development

ThoughtWorks, Johannesburg

22 Oct , 2017  

Karpinski Design was tasked with designing ThoughtWorks’ African and South African headquarters which is based in Johannesburg.

PROJECT: Apparel/Beauty/Fashion

Pandora Regional HQ, Dubai

18 Oct , 2017  

One of the world’s most up-and-coming jewellery brands, Pandora, reached out to XWorks Interiors for the design of their regional head quarters.

PROJECT: Apparel/Beauty/Fashion

Rossano Ferretti Hair Spa, Dubai

10 Oct , 2017  

This hair spa is adorned with character, acknowledging the original building’s residential past through a carefully curated sequence of spaces.

PROJECT: Architecture/Design

Ahrend @ Dutch Design Centre, Dubai

8 Oct , 2017  

Ahrend joins other Dutch design based companies in the recently launched Dutch Design Center at Dubai Design District.

PROJECT: Architecture/Design

VE Experts Office, Dubai

26 Sep , 2017  

Intended to foster a more collaborative working style, S2 Interiors’ design of this architectural office brings together the studio’s 30 staff on one floor.

Worktech Dubai 2017

PROJECT: Architecture/Design

Xworks Interiors Office, Dubai

19 Sep , 2017  

Xworks Interiors were facing a challenge when they decided to design their new office space as they had grown out of their old home.

PROJECT: Food/Beverage

BOS Office, Woodstock, Cape Town

10 Sep , 2017  

BOS is a proudly South African ice tea company known for its striking branding, brightly coloured packaging and iconic Afro identity.

The Future of Workspaces

PROJECT: Government/Semi-Government

Office of the Future, Dubai

31 Aug , 2017  

The Office of the Future building is currently the home for the Dubai Future Foundation as well as an exhibition space and incubator.

PROJECT: Bank/Financial/Investments

Commercial Bank of Dubai Private Banking Offices, Dubai

29 Aug , 2017  

FACE A+D designed a truly inspiring space for the Commercial Bank of Dubai (CBD).

PROJECT: Technology

Google Umbono Tech Incubator, Cape Town

22 Aug , 2017  

Haldane Martin was invited by Google to design and furnish the co-working areas for the Umbono Tech Incubator in Woodstock, Cape Town.

PROJECT: Aviation/Travel

Jetex VIP Lounge, Dubai

20 Aug , 2017  

The Jetex lounge forms part of a VIP terminal on newly opened Al Maktoum Airport situated in Dubai World Central area in Dubai, UAE.

PROJECT: Food/Beverage

Brown-Forman, Dubai

26 Jul , 2017  

The American wine and spirit company Brown-Forman recently opened their new office in the upcoming district.

PROJECT: Advertising/Marketing

Edelman Middle East, Abu Dhabi

10 Jul , 2017  

The design is inspired by the idea of ‘cultural villages’ – the distinct little neighbourhoods that make up great cities, such as Soho in New York.

PROJECT: Bank/Financial/Investments

Kolaghassi, Dubai

19 Jun , 2017  

Kolaghassi Capital recently opened its new HQ in the Burj Daman tower in DIFC, a location that’s seeing more and more prestigious tenants move into its spaces.

PROJECT: Law Firm/Legal Services

Bird & Bird, Dubai

8 Jun , 2017  

International law firm Bird & Bird, specialists in Intellectual Property Law, recently moved into a new space in Burj Daman Tower, DIFC.


Fuzziwig’s, Jumeirah Beach Residence, Dubai

22 May , 2017  

Fuzziwig’s is a retail candy store at The Beach, at the Jumeirah Beach Residence in Dubai that sells bulk candy in a themed environment.

Mirage Project Point, Dubai The Future of Workspaces

PROJECT: Construction/Engineering

Mirage Project Point, Dubai

15 May , 2017  

Mirage Project Point is a multi-functional and innovative co-working space by Italian manufacturers Mirage at D3, Dubai Design District. Mirage designs and produces porcelain stoneware floors and coverings for commercial, public and residential spaces.


Lotus Arts De Vivre, City Walk, Dubai

15 Mar , 2017  

The first Lotus Arts de Vivre store in this region opened in September 2016 in Dubai at City Walk 2. The luxurious store is a delightful “cabinet of curiosities” filled with beautiful and unusual works of art.


PROJECT: Consulting/Business Services

Heidrick & Struggles Offices, Dubai

8 Jan , 2017  

Heidrick & Struggles appointed Gensler and Summertown Interiors for their interiors project at Liberty House in Dubai’s DIFC area.


PROJECT: Bank/Financial/Investments

ES Bankers Dubai

26 Dec , 2016  

ES Bankers are a private banking and wealth management operation incorporated in the Dubai International Financial Centre. Due to the Company’s growth plans, their requirement was to complete the fit out and joinery works for their offices, managing a 2 stage expansion program increasing their capacity from 20 employees to 45 with room for further growth.


PROJECT: Law Firm/Legal Services

Baker Botts, Emaar Square – Dubai

21 Dec , 2016  

For their recent expansion project, Baker Botts appointed Gensler, their global architectural partner, to design the new premises in line with their global guidelines. Refurbishment works were undertaken in the existing office, with expansion works covering approx. 800 sqm of additional workspace.


PROJECT: Healthcare

Astellas Pharma Offices

20 Dec , 2016  

Designed by Pringle Brandon Perkins and Will, and project managed by CBRE, the offices feature a reception area, large scale conference room, an integrated breakout area combined with pantry to promote collaboration in an informal environment, plus IT function areas to host the server and printing facilities.


PROJECT: Bank/Financial/Investments

Emirates NBD, Dubai Mall Branch

18 Dec , 2016  

Emirates NBD, Dubai Mall, is a standalone, unique Bank branch that represents a departure from current trends that are common place in retail banking spaces. The proposal was to create an industrial space that incorporates elements from the digital age, which can be seen in the large format digital screen in the ATM lobby. Materials such as steel beams, perforated steel sheets, glass, concrete, acoustic wood paneling, and rough stone flooring manage to create an open and transparent space within the limits of a 192 square meter site.



Go Sport, Mall of the Emirates – Dubai

13 Dec , 2016  

As the region’s leading sports retailer, the Go Sport brief was to create multi-sensory experience zones within the Mall of the Emirates flagship store to solidify the brand’s prominence and increase customer engagement.


PROJECT: Aviation/Travel

Desert Routes, Boulevard Plaza – Dubai

28 Nov , 2016  

Materials like Steel, Exotic blue marble from Brazil and polished concrete were used side by side to give the office a modern, bespoke design and the warm wooden floor was chosen to contrast the solid materials and make the environment more cozy. Greenery was also introduced on the main wall of the office as well as the partition in the center to add more life to the space and help in creating a more efficient working environment. Also, the fully glazed walls were utilized by the whole space.


PROJECT: Law Firm/Legal Services

Norton Rose, Sowwah Square – Abu Dhabi

19 Nov , 2016  

ISG were appointed by Norton Rose as their fit out contractor for their office located on level 15 of Tower 1, Sowwah Square. The project ethos was to re-create the Norton Rose brand at Sowwah Square and achieve a level of continuity in all their offices worldwide.


PROJECT: Bank/Financial/Investments

Al Hilal Bank – Masdar Retail Branch, Abu Dhabi

16 Nov , 2016  

ISG were appointed by Al Hilal Bank to provide them with a new design for their retail branches in Masdar City.


PROJECT: Manufacturing

Rexam Offices, Dubai

16 Nov , 2016  

Rexam is a unique ‘Space within a Space’ corporate workplace providing a stimulating, creative solution in celebration of aluminium, the client’s core product. The design principals play on the inside of an aluminium drinks can, or ‘Space within a Space’ of the building’s structure.


PROJECT: Law Firm/Legal Services

Akin Gump, Abu Dhabi

16 Nov , 2016  

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, headquartered in Washington, D.C., is an American international law firm with more than 900 attorneys in 20 cities across the globe


PROJECT: Law Firm/Legal Services

Reed Smith, Sowwah Square – Abu Dhabi

15 Nov , 2016  

This is a classic style office with glazed, bright colours and lots of light. It was important for Reed Smith to maintain the same reception feel as other offices located around the world; this included the reception desk and back lit stone wall and signage.


PROJECT: Bank/Financial/Investments

Macquarie Capital – Abu Dhabi

15 Nov , 2016  

ISG were appointed by Macquarie Group as their fit out contractor for their office located in Sowwah Square, in Tower 1, level 8.



The Elixir Clinic

19 Oct , 2016  


PROJECT: Consulting/Business Services

Bakr Talent Consultancy, Dubai

19 Oct , 2016  

The brief was to create an office that feels professional and well thought out, but also young and vibrant to reflect the culture of the company. Candidates visiting the office are making big, potentially life-changing decisions, so the environment had to feel warm and welcoming.


PROJECT: Architecture/Design

Perkins + Will Dubai

18 Oct , 2016  

The Dubai office of Perkins+Will integrates a contemporary open aesthetic with functional and programming requirements that include flexibility, transparency, and employee wellness in an environment that fosters collaboration as a key design tool.


PROJECT: Healthcare

Johnson & Johnson

17 Oct , 2016  


PROJECT: Law Firm/Legal Services

Baker Botts, Sowwah Square – Abu Dhabi

15 Oct , 2016  

The vision of this project was to create an office with a similar look and feel which Baker Botts have elsewhere in the world incorporating a more local feel. Entry into the office leads into a contemporary and open reception area with a hint of an Arabic feel. The offices are joinery partitions with a light shade look from floor to ceiling and doors. The partner offices overlook the Arabian Sea and the funky breakout area looks over the Abu Dhabi city skyline.


PROJECT: Food/Beverage

Beaver Biotech – Dubai

11 Oct , 2016  

The office is the Middle East HQ for a leading African agriculture firm working with innovative bio-technologies. The design brief focused on two main objectives; it had look and feel international and sophisticated and it had to achieve this while still retaining the company’s roots: an African farming company.


PROJECT: Bank/Financial/Investments

HSBC Project Olympic, DIFC, Dubai

27 Sep , 2016  

This project is a traditional build, CAT B, interior office fit out of 13,000 sq ft of level 1, gate village 8 in DIFC for HSBC bank. This is the first of the new global workplace standards style and they are relocating staff from Emaar Square. This office will act as a guide for all […]


PROJECT: Entertainment/Event Management

The Dome Box, Meraas

27 Sep , 2016  

The Meraas Dome Box Theatre offers a unique immersive cinema experience screening both entertainment and educational productions. Bluehaus Group’s inspiration for the interior design and theme was time travel and this is translated and communicated into the environment with key design elements integrated within the dome and surrounding spaces.


PROJECT: Construction/Engineering

Arup -Media One Building Office

27 Sep , 2016  

The Arup and Bluehaus Group ‘fit’ was ideal as the motivation for quality is shared by both Arup as the client, and Bluehaus Group as the consultant. With close collaboration turning our needs into a workable space that shouts “Arup” to all our overseas colleagues visiting us for the very first time. Both the tangible and intangible benefits of the space have been striking.

PROJECT: Aviation/Travel

British Airways Lounge Concourse D – Dubai Airport

5 Sep , 2016  

AAID were appointed as Lead Design Consultant for the British Airways Lounge in Concourse D at Dubai International Airport. The project called for extensive coordination with the landlord, client and other sub-consultants to successfully deliver the approved concept design.British Airways’ brand is synonymous with luxury, exclusivity, and crafted intimacy.


PROJECT: Film/Media/Publishing

Discovery Communications, DIC

5 Sep , 2016  

AAID was tasked to design an office space that incorporated the global branding while staying on course with a restrictive budget and project programme for the world’s paid tv programmer.The design executed a play of colour and texture within the new premises of Discovery Communications. The creative use of varying shades of grey within the carpet and stone flooring allowed an extent of flexibility to the ever growing client.


PROJECT: Law Firm/Legal Services

Stephenson Harwood – Dubai

5 Sep , 2016  

The International law firms’ intent was to open a branch in the UAE to expand their services in the Middle East Region. The brief was to create the new office by following the branding guildelines of Stephenson Harwood while incorporating design elements that reflect the cultural context.


PROJECT: Bank/Financial/Investments

First Gulf Bank (FGB) Safety Deposit Box – Abu Dhabi

5 Sep , 2016  

Following the relocation work completed for the client, AAID were asked to redesign and renovate the safety deposit room, also including viewing rooms, file room, lift interior and lift lobby. The whole space was designed within the concept of a jewel box, with red and gold accent


PROJECT: Bank/Financial/Investments

First Gulf Bank (FGB) – Ras Al Khaimah

5 Sep , 2016  

AAID was asked to redesign the fit out for the new branch of FGB based in Ras al Khaimah. The brief incorporated high end as well as the FGB branding to create two sophisticated design lines with regular banking and wealth management department which solidified the sought after hospitable atmosphere for its customers.


PROJECT: Manufacturing

Torishima – Dubai

4 Sep , 2016  

A palette of warmer and softer materials was added, juxtaposing the pre-cast concrete panels as a backdrop. Clever lighting integration was used to emphasize the textures whilst the specified furniture is classic and seamless. The motivation of the design was a mixture of contemporary Japanese architecture and a reflection of the product function, the movement […]


PROJECT: Bank/Financial/Investments

Arbuthnot Latham – DIFC, Dubai

4 Sep , 2016  

Arbuthnot Latham, a renowned Scottish private banking organisation, appointed AAID to design the new Dubai office in the DIFC (Dubai International Finance Centre).



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