Contemporary Opulence – The Veranda Bistro

Contemporary Opulence – The Veranda Bistro

The roads of Gulberg have a lot to offer now in terms of restaurants and cafés and one can usually find a place to suit ones mood and craving. This time around it’s to the Veranda Bistro. Text: Architect Maliha Vahla, Photos: Kamran Shaikh Associates Veranda Bistro Set back from the road, a semi circular driveway deposits one onto the ...

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JUNOON FOR FOOD | Indian Restaurants NYC

JUNOON FOR FOOD | Indian Restaurants NYC

More then the food, the restaurant has to speak about itself , with its interiors and its specialty…Indian Restaurants NYC Text by: Architect Pameli Kayal, Photos by: Rajesh Bhardwaj Design Details: Project: Junoon – Indian Restaurants NYC Location: New York, USA Design team: Tarik Currimbhoy and team with Rajesh Bhardwaj Year of Completion: 2009 Cost of the Project: Approx 5 million US Dollars MEP ...

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NEWWORK’S PORT GRAND PROJECT

NEWWORK’S PORT GRAND PROJECT

Bridging the old and The Newbridging the old and the new revitalization of the Native Jetty Bridge…Port Grand… Text by: Architect Tasneem Vali, Photos: Port Grand Native Jetty, the site of what is now Port Grand was an area that witnessed constant flux. An old 1,000 foot long, 19th century iron bridge now gracefully evolved into a scene of intense ...

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Traditional Timeless Architecture

Traditional Timeless Architecture

A Culmination of Aspirations, Incisive Efforts and Emotions set neatly against the back drop of the classical era. Text By: Ar.Rafia Hussain Project: Private Residence Location: Karachi, Pakistan Site area: 4000sq yards Floor area: 22,000 sqft Firm: Ali Arshad Associates Principal architect: Ali Naqvi Project architect: Sarah Saifi Structural engineer: Saifuddin M. Ali Landscape design: Mrs. Irfan Completion date: July ...

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Living with Nature

Living with Nature

AWARD WINNING RESIDENCE BY ARCHITECT NAJEEB UMAR Text: Zain Mankani, Photos: Najeeb Umar & Associates Architect Najeeb Umar’s houses are easily recognizable from the outside because of the way they tend to block out the view into the house and consequently the views from the house. There are usually narrow slits on the façade or concrete screens but never large ...

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NICHE OF LIGHTS – Thoughts By Architect Murad Jamil …

NICHE OF LIGHTS – Thoughts By Architect Murad Jamil …

Text by: Architect Murad Jamil, Photographs: with Mariam, Ramisa, Yumna & Monayya For more than a year of shying away from the very kind offer of A+I to publish my house in their magazine, I finally conceded. I have put together this photo essay, which is a peek into my mind, narrating how I perceived and designed my house as ...

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Sustainable Yet Iconic – The New Additions to the IBA Campuses

Sustainable Yet Iconic – The New Additions to the IBA Campuses

Text by: Architect Suneela Ahmed, Photos: Kohi Marri The building projects at the Karachi University Campus include Master planning, the designing of a Library, Administration Block, Auditorium, Academic Block, Centre for Entrepreneurship and Incubation Centre, Student Centre, New Academic Block, Multipurpose building, Visiting Faculty Residence at Staff Colony and Boys Hostel expansion and renovation. The projects at the City Campus ...

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