an architecture practice led by Walid Zeidan based in Lebanon, whose work spans several countries & varies from luxury towers, private residences, interiors to object design. Recent success stories include the launch of the Okhtein Flagship store in Cairo Egypt and featured in Forbes Magazine and Vogue Italia. Wz Architects architecture firm has projects in Lebanon, Cairo and Saudi Arabia as well as most the MENA region. At WZ Architects we believe it is the uniqueness of each individual that forms WZ architects, just like each element in our designs has its own identity. We inspire each other and together drive the direction and approach to our work.
Proposal for the AUB architecture building renovation and rooftop addition. The proposal adds area on the roof to accommodate a Masters program. The language of the addition is inspired by Beirut and Hamra in particular through the use of Claustra blocks that shade then disintegrates to allow light and views where necessary.