Architecture

Architecture

Middle East’s Dedicated Landscaping And Exterior Show Starts in Dubai

Outdoor Design Build & Supply, presented by Dubai Municipality, to host more than 100 local and international players in outdoor environments The Middle East’s dedicated...

World’s Largest Flower Garden Opened in Dubai

Dubai is the epicenter of new, huge developments and super projects where the traditional and modern exist in perfect harmony. The region’s latest...

Glass houses bring nature closer, but limit privacy

Glass is popular material in architecture. Over the last few decades, this conduction material is enjoying a lot of love from both architects and...

Cosmopolitan cities need to explore shoebox apartment concepts

Building of more small housing units may solve the problem with accommodation shortage in cosmopolitan cities across the world, according to Savills, an...

INDEX awards Best Contemporary Majlis Designer

Ivan Parati from Uniconsult wins the 4th Contemporary Majlis Design Competition Winner of People’s Choice Award to be announced on Thursday 27th September 2012  Ivan Parati...

Marble – Always Stylish, Never Old

Did you know that… You may not aware, but marble once was at the oceans’ bottom. That is right! It is a rock that was...

Architecture Taken Over By Machines

Is this the end of the art of drawing in architecture? Computers and technology are invading our lives. Architecture is also affected by them....

MENA region demonstrates growing preference for hardwoods

US hardwood lumber and veneer exports to Middle East and North Africa top USD 43.22 million in first half of 2012 MENA region demonstrates increased...

Call for Cityscape Awards for Emerging Markets Submissions

Cityscape Awards for Emerging Markets – a unique opportunity for the world architecture community Dubai is known worldwide for its achievements in modern architecture. Consequently,...

Interior Design Trends Fall 2012

 Like every year at about this time, we are reminded that the summer is soon to be replaced by the autumn. The weather changes,...

Projects nominations invited for ‘Commercial Interior Design Awards 2012’

‘Outstanding use of American hardwoods in a project’ award to recognize interior design regional projects featuring US hardwoods With just over a month left until...

Top International Design Exhibition to present 900 companies in Dubai

Show organisers dmg - events Middle East today confirmed that more than 900 companies will be present at the 22nd annual INDEX International Design...

Marble – surviving the heat with style

 Marble is a natural stone with unique properties, which has always been associated with the development of some of the major civilizations in the...

Million Dollar Home-Movie Theaters

If you have a few million dollars, you can watch your favorite movies surrounded by Middle Earth or in your very own Batcave. Companies...

INDEX International Design Exhibition to take place in September

GCC Interior Contracting and Fit-out Market grows 87% in 2012; Sector Value highest since 2008 at US$9.4bn UAE remains GCC’s market leader in interior contracting...

Beautiful houses for every season

Bespoke architecture in different styles characterizing seasonal moods and latest trends Dream big! Imagine you are rich (if you are not yet) and you have plenty...

Smart Home: Future of Real Estate in UAE

Smart Home technology is deployed as standard across the Al Reem Island Project in Abu Dhabi, which is the first ‘smart community’ in the UAE.

Working on the 139th floor of Burj Khalifa

An exclusive interview for DubaiChronicle.com with the owner of the interior decoration and marble design company Mr. Rasheed Hallak reveals details about working on Burj Khalifa.

Marble Design Wonders: Three Dimensions Arabesque Walls

brand new arabesque design wall cladding in three dimensions

Contemporary Design wins traditional Majlis Competition

Winner of the third annual Contemporary Majlis Competition was announced today at INDEX

Marble design expert optimistic ahead of INDEX

The only marble design company participating in INDEX is the Sharja-based Rasheed Al Hallak Marble Cutting & Scratch SHJ (RHM).

First ‘Festival of Interior Design’ to be held in October

The Dubai Events and Promotions Establishment (Dubai Events), an agency under the Department of Economic Development, has announced its partnership with the Association of...

Emirates Green Building Council opens new ‘green’ office

Opening of new office in Al Joud Centre on Sheikh Zayed Road also coincides with Green Buildings Week to be held from September 21 To...

INDEX to host third annual Contemporary Majlis Competition

Six finalists selected from over 60 designers across the globe Designs to showcase the future of the traditional Arabic space Winner to be announced on the...