Building On Tradition
Contemporary Qatari Architecture
de Ruth Slavid
Sobre o livro
The architectural vision behind the new urban centre of Doha's captial - a celebration of tradition and contemporary design. Msheireb is the world's first sustainable downtown regeneration project, that will revive the old commecial district with a new architectural language that is modern, yet inspired by traditional Qatari heritage and architecture - its proportion, simplicity, space, light, layering, ornament and response to climate.