Rhino Basics Workshop by Arch Shahab Al Bahar

Workshop Name / اسم الدوره Rhino and Grasshopper Basics Workshop  Dates / التاريخ Sunday Sept. 13th 2015 – Monday Sept. 21st 2015  Duration / الفترة 8 days  Time / الوقت 6:30pm-8:30pm (2 Hours)  Venue / الدورة مكان YourAOK Hub  Maximum number of participants / الحد الأقصى لعدد المتدربين 15  Instructor / المدرب Arch. Shahab Albahar…

Bibi Hayat | Event Design | Workshop & Internship

Workshop Name: Bibi Hayat | Workshop & Internship* Dates: June 15th, 2014 until June 19th, 2014 Duration: 5 days Maximum number of participants: 15 Age Restriction: The Attendee Must be Above 18 Targeted People: Artist & Designers Time: 5:00pm until 8:00pm (3 hours) Venue: yourAOK Hub Instructors: Bibi Hayat Workshop Fees: KWD 150 To Register: Closed Workshop Description:  Day 1 In the Business: Behind the Creative Output Day 2 Research: Concept Development and Sourcing with a field trip to the fabric market. Day 3 Thinking Outside the Box.: Understanding Client Needs…

Waterfalls & Towers: Cooling the Middle East

The debate and continuous needs for innovative solutions to cool the Middle East’s hot climate are constant. The weather comes up in most conversations especially on a 50 – 55 degree (celsius) scorching day in the middle of August. Japanese architect Sou Fujimoto has recently portrayed what seems to be a new design of a…

Thinking outside the “BOX”

  As designers, we are all taught at some point, to think OUTSIDE THE BOX. I never really grasped  the idea of THE BOX; what is THE BOX? Where does it come from? How big is THE BOX, and does it actually exist? Thinking outside the box is an ideal space the average designer has…

Innovation at the Core

To be innovative we need to have a solid core we that supports us and aids us in unleashing our creative mindset and leads to an improvement upon our strategies and the over-all status quo. As mentioned “[…] In fact, 61% of CEOs surveyed in a recent PricewaterhouseCoopers report said that innovation is a priority or a primary focus…

Five Steps: On How To “Be”

         Confidence is one of the most essential qualities that each and every individual is required to possess in order to achieve his goals in life; no matter what they are. To be highly successful, appropriately esteemed, and easily capable of being a person who walks through the crowd with his head kept up high; you must...

DOWNTOWN DESIGN

DOWNTOWN DESIGN ANNOUNCES EXHIBITORS, SPEAKERS AND SPECIAL INSTALLATIONS   Downtown Design, a new design trade fair in Dubai has announced its final list of 40 exhibitors for its first show, taking place from 29th October to the 1st November. As well as individual brands, there will also be a stunning showcase of three special installations...

Mr.Arab Planner

Architect Saba Goerge Shiber (1923-1968) was an early advocate for urban planning in the Arab region.  His interest in housing and urban developments led him to get the PhD in “city and regional planning ” from Cornell University (1956). Architect Shiber had a rich career in many capitals, yet he preferred researching more than professional...

Kuwait Music Night at Dar al-Athar al-Islamiyyah

On the stage of the Al-Maidan Cultural Center’s theater, Bin Hussain Group performed traditional Kuwaiti sea songs and dances to mark the 1st week of DAI’s 19th Annual Cultural Season. They performed music that evoked Kuwaiti’s rich maritime history and tied the audience to the past. Thank you DAI for your role in revitalising our heritage. http://blog.youraok.net/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/Bin-Hussain-Performous-Wi-Fi.m4v