Posts Tagged ‘Joseph Barakat Architects’

GS flagship store by Joseph Barakat Architects, Beirut – Lebanon

July 26th, 2016

Using smart and simple shifts in material, lighting and mood, the design provides each of the store’s four floors with its own distinct aesthetic, while maintaining a sense of visual unity throughout.

Teatro Verdun lobby by Joseph Barakat Architects, Beirut – Lebanon

April 19th, 2016

The lobby’s design is best described as 1920’s art deco: it is opulent, vintage and glamorous. Geometric shapes and prints reminiscent of the era are made out of marble, brass and steel, complemented by oversized art nouveau murals and custom-made light installations made to recreate an epoch where culture and technology were simultaneously blooming and coalescing, and when the arts were a way of life.