A Critical History of Contemporary Architecture: 1960-2010

After an initial intention in 2011, ‘A Critical History of Contemporary Architecture: 1960-2010’ by Elie Haddad and David Rifkind is now available for pre-order from Whilst full article »


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Open letter from Michel Ecochard to President of Beirut Municipality

From: Michel Ecochard (1905-1985) To: Dr. Bilal Hamad, President of Beirut Municipality Dear Dr. Hamad: It is said that people die twice, once when their bodies are buried, and another time when full article »


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Nicola Santini et le Bois

Nicola Santini est un architecte italien spontané et authentique dans ses pensées. Il a étudié à Florence en Italie mais aussi au Portugal. Il a assisté full article »


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Ain El Remmaneh Residential Building By BMA

The neighborhood of Ain-el-Remmaneh presents a challenging backdrop; the already dense, low-income urban context is a patchwork of elements that result in a chaotic and visually crowded setting. The full article »


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‘Midleton Metamorphosis’ by Dara McPhee

The creation 'Midleton Metamorphosis' was commissioned as a unique piece based on an adaptation of a private collection of empty Midleton whiskey boxes. The Irish designer, Dara McPhee, selected to full article »


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Nadim Karam & Atelier Hapsitus

The concept of the website first emerged through the Principal of Atelier Hapsitus, Nadim Karam, and was materialised thereafter by our colleague Alfred Tarazi who completed the draft design. This initial full article »


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Zeroth Street

Lebanese artist and graphic designer Mariam Yakan lives on “Zeroth Street,” a space located somewhere between her beloved “Lebonia” and her temporary home in the “Metallic full article »