Al Zorah Pavilion / Annabel Karim Kassar

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Architects: Annabel Karim Kassar
Location: ,
Project Architect: Rabih Zeidan
Area: 4,500 sqm
Year: 2014
Photographs: Tony Elieh

‘Towards Green Buildings/Architecture for UAE?’ Workshop

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As part of Ajman University of Science & Technology‘s series of architecture workshops by architects and designers, Emilio Ambasz will be presenting the ‘Towards Green Buildings/Architecture for UAE?’ workshop. The event will take place at the Ajman University February 4-10. To register and for more information, please feel free to contact the workshop coordinator: Dr. Jihad Awad: Dr_jihadaa@yahoo.com, j.awad@ajman.ac.ae.

‘Thinking of Shadow’ Workshop by Satoshi Okada

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Taking place October 18-23 at Ajman University of Science & Technology, UAE, Japanese Architect, , will be putting on an architectural workshop titled, ‘Thinking of Shadow’. As the founder of Satoshi Okada Architects, Okada is known for his simplicity with sublimity even in warmhearted spaces for human activities and even spirituality in rich materiality and delicate details. He believes that “…building activities, on one hand, are nothing but destruction of whatever exists; nevertheless, all the more because of it, they have to compensate it by a beautiful gift of artifice more than before”. For more information on the event, please visit here.

‘Nested Figures and Loose Outer Shells’ Workshop by Tom Wiscombe

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Taking place June 21-25 at Ajman University of Science & Technology, is a 5-day architectural workshop by the internationally renowned architect Tom Wiscombe. The title of the workshop is: “Nested Figures and Loose Outer Shells.” For more information and registration please contact workshop coordinator Dr. Jihad Awad: dr_jihadaa@yahoo.com, j.awad@ajman.ac.ae

Workshop by Delugan Meissl at Ajman University

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Ajman University of Science & Technology will hosting a four-day workshop by architects Mrs. Elke Delugan-Meissl and Mr. Roman Delugan of Delugan Meissl Associated Architects – DMAA February 18-22. DMAA is known for their works involving urban development and interior and industrial design. Their most recent award was for the IF Product Design Award 2012 for their IYON LED Spotlight Series for Zumtobel. In addition, Delugan Meissl will hold a public lecture and open an exhibition for their work during the period of the workshop at the university. For more information and registration, please contact workshop coordinator Dr. Jihad Awad: dr_jihadaa@yahoo.com; j.awad@.ac.ae.

Architectural Workshop by Will Alsop

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Ajman University of Science and Technology announced that there will be an architectural workshop by the renowned architect Will Alsop on the theme of ‘Designing a space that will lift the spirit’ to be held at the university itself (AUST), UAE, during the period of January 30-February 2.

For more information and registration please contact Dr. Jihad Awad at j.awad@ajman.ac.ae.

Architectural Workshop by Will Alsop

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Ajman University of Science and Technology announced that there will be an architectural workshop by the renowned architect Will Alsop to be held at the university itself (AUST), UAE, during the period of September 20-24, 2011.

There will also be an exhibition and public lecture by Mr. Alsop in the Dept. of Architectural Engineering at AUST.

To register online, please visit their website here.

Workshop: “Supratower Studio”, by Eric Owen Moss

“Supratower Studio”, a workshop by Eric Owen Moss will take place between April 11 and April 14 at the Ajman University of Science & Technology, in the city of , United Arab Emirates.

For more information on the workshop, you can contact Eyad Jumaa at i.abdaljawad@ajman.ac.ae. You can check some of the projects we’ve featured by right here, and don’t miss the great interview he gave us in his office!