September Design Issue

Beirut Design Fair: A new Fair In Town The first event of its kind in the Lebanese capital, BEIRUT DESIGN FAIR took place at  BIEL from 20 – 24 September 2017. BEIRUT DESIGN FAIR is principally dedicated to collectible and limited edition contemporary or vintage furniture as well as design objects. The fair presented pieces…

A Trip To Nepal _ Iwan Maktabi

As an Interior Architect, I deal a lot with carpets whether in residential or commercial projects. It’s a world by itself. Several designs’ quality varies significantly which consequently changes the design’s prices. I always get asked: “What is the difference?!” In this article, I will take you with me to Nepal, where magic happens. Design…

RIP Vick Vanlian

Our hearts are saddened with the loss of the creative mind behind many beautiful designs, Vick Vanilan. Vick Vanlian passed away at the age of 40 after a quick battle with cancer. I am quoting Harperb Magazine as i couldn’t find any better words to describe Vick: “London loving, Beirut living, yoga enthusiast interior designer…

ABC VERDUN – “Not just a mall, yet a true neighbor”

Exciting news ABC Verdun is officially open! Characterized by its strong architectural signature and Mediterranean vibes ABC Verdun is spread across 1.3 million sqft – with 538,195 sqft of GLA housing 230 stores across six levels, serviced by 1,700 parking spaces, the department store alone spanning over 113,021 sqft – ABC  Mall in the heart…

How To Turn Your Master Bedroom In 11 Tricks

In this post I will be sharing with you Master Bedroom tricks and tips. Below you will find all the Brands of the furniture selected from Geahchan Group showroom.   سأشاركم في هذا المقال بعض النصائح والحيل لغرفة النوم الرئيسيّة “Geahchan Group”ستجدون في ما يلي جميع ماركات الأثاث الذي اخترته من صالة عرض 1. When…

“IS DESIGN A NEED?” Beirut Design Week 2017

Beirut Design Week 6th annual edition under MENA DRC returned with 27 central exhibitions at KED. Over 100 locations all around the capital, and Over 150 exhibitions, installations, workshops, talks, tours, and films to answer this year’s critical thematic question;“IS DESIGN A NEED?”  “IS DESIGN A NEED?”  A quick tour around my favorite exhibitions and…

Altus Brings the Best to Beirut

Chair & Champagne Event Altus presented their comprehensive bespoke collections from the world’s leading interior and furniture brands on May 23, 2017  with the presence of over 800 guests as well as the representatives from the exclusive brands such as Walter Knoll, Driade, Roberto Cavalli Home Interiors, Gianfranco Ferré Home and more.

Handle With Care By Annabel Karim Kassar

“A Restoration Story” “Handel With Care” is one of a kind project where the designer ANNABEL KARIM KASSAR announced an ambitious restoration project of a nineteenth century Ottoman mansion in Beirut, with an aim to preserve Beirut’s architectural past and turn in within two years to her private family house. “I was living in this area when I…

GIVING BACK TO NATURE BY OPERA GALLERY

GIVING BACK TO NATURE Opera Gallery Beirut, announced their new partnership with the association Animals Lebanon for their exhibition Giving Back to Nature. The show intended to illustrate the force of nature and wildlife through art and to show the importance of animals not only in Nature but also in Art.   The exhibition  Featured…

Roche Bobois 20 Years Celebration in Beirut

Roche Bobois celebrated their 20th anniversary in Beirut – Lebanon. More than 400 guests attended to to discover the work of upcoming and established artists. Ten designers reinterpreted  ten pieces of Mah Jong,the iconic Roche Bobois modular sofa, designed by Hans Hopfer. These unique pieces were then auctioned off by the international auctioneer, Tom Best,…