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Architecture Arts & Culture

During Amman Design Week, a City Brainstorms a Better Future

Ursula Lindsey | 17 Oct 2019

Work of the region’s designers was showcased across Jordan’s capital last week, in exhibits that ranged from the practical to the ethereal.

Architecture Arts & Culture

Contemporary Egyptian Art in a Historic Setting

Heba Elkayal | 27 Nov 2018

A contemporary Egyptian art exhibition in the historic setting of Manial Palace in Cairo offers an alternative narrative for art and a novel tourist attraction.

Architecture Development Research Teaching

Iraqi City Displays Grassroots Urban Planning

Benjamin Plackett | 21 Nov 2018

New informal settlements built in Duhok are improving their designs, partly out of fear of government reprisals.

Architecture Arts & Culture Religion Tourism

Hopeful Vision Rises from An Ancient Iraqi Site

Saad Salloum | 12 Nov 2018

A professor’s visit to a historic church makes him think about using Iraq’s rich history and religious diversity to create economic opportunity.

Architecture Arts & Culture Conflict Human Rights

‘Audio Investigator’ Creates Revealing Landscapes of Sound

Edward Fox | 05 Oct 2018

Lawrence Abu Hamdan, an artist who uses forensic techniques, uses recorded sound to create new perspectives of the world and document injustice.

Architecture Disability Inequality

A Blind Architect Who Sees Buildings Philosophically

Tarek Abd El-Galil | 31 May 2018

An Egyptian architect overcame his loss of vision and has succeeded by taking a distinctive approach to his profession.

Architecture Arts & Culture

Celebrating Arab Artists as ‘Spiritual Historians’

Ursula Lindsey | 17 Nov 2017

The Arab Fund for Arts and Culture marks a decade of supporting artistic projects with an exhibition in Beirut’s new “museum of memory.”

Architecture Arts & Culture Libraries

Rebuilding a Space for Thought in Cairo

Ursula Lindsey | 15 Nov 2017

The Townhouse art gallery, a cultural landmark, has survived a raid by state authorities and a building collapse.

Architecture Arts & Culture Politics Research

Once Reviled, Libyan Archaeologists Take on a New Role

Edward Fox | 07 Aug 2017

The study of the remains of ancient civilizations, once considered a relic of colonialism, is making a comeback.

Administration Architecture Arts & Culture Conservation Research

Bahrain Protects Its Archaeological Heritage

Benjamin Plackett | 03 Mar 2017

When economic development clashes with archaeology, Manama could offer a model for other Arab countries.




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