This Egyptian Designer Is Creating Futuristic Heels That Will Blow Your Mind

This Egyptian Designer Is Creating Futuristic Heels That Will Blow Your Mind

  After studying architecture at the American University in Cairo (AUC) in 2012, Jayda Hany decided to take things to the next level, and pursue her original passion for fashion and footwear designing by moving to London.   Five years on, and the Egyptian engineer and shoe designer was invited to events such as New […]

Meet the Couple Who Won an International Award for Their Maadi Architectural Design

Meet the Couple Who Won an International Award for Their Maadi Architectural Design

  Egypt’s market is anything but mundane or modest. The world of architecture has been witnessing a rise, with designers from all over the country winning international awards. Two young architects who are definitely leaving a different mark in a vast sea of designers are Ahmed Fayad and Malak Rashad.   Co-founders of F&R Partnership […]

The Opus: Everything You Need to Know About Zaha Hadid’s Iconic Dubai Project

The Opus: Everything You Need to Know About Zaha Hadid’s Iconic Dubai Project

  After almost a decade in development, The Opus Omniyat is finally taking shape in Dubai. Designed by late legendary architect Dame Zaha Hadid, the mixed-use project is rapidly approaching completion, and it looks out of this world.     It will have 56,000 square feet of office space, a rooftop bar, and a nightclub […]

Quotes That Will Make You Remember Zaha Hadid Forever

Quotes That Will Make You Remember Zaha Hadid Forever

By Anicee Gohar

Credit: Phalla Chea/DC-Cam   While a lot has been written about Zaha Hadid since her passing last week on March 31, her memorial service, where of course many big names in the architecture world attended for a final round of applause at the London Central Mosque in Regent Park last week, passed almost incognito. That’s probably another […]

Is Madonna Building a Home in Dubai with Dolphins in the Living Room?

Is Madonna Building a Home in Dubai with Dolphins in the Living Room?

According to celebrity architect Joaquain Torres, Madonna is not only planning to build a home in Dubai but the diva is also arranging for a dolphin tank to be placed in her living room. Online petitions have already circulated calling for the release of the (proposed) dolphins, but Madonna’s rep responded swiftly with a short, […]