Architecture

Architecture

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This old Ras Beirut hotel has been abandoned for a few years and now looks to be coming down for good. Notice the top...

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Despite a cessation order posted yesterday by Beirut's governor, demolition works have continued today at a historic Art Deco building in Gemmayze. One activist...

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In a Facebook post last night, Beirut Governor Ziad Chebib shared an order from his office to halt demolition works on the Art Deco...

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The green screens have gone up and demolition work has already begun on the top floor. The wrecking crew is working by hand so...

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If you hurry, you might be able to get a glance of this historic facade before it is gone. The demolition is taking place on...

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Next week, Beirut's storied "Rose House", which sits on a rare green hill overlooking the Mediterranean, will be open to the public for the...

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This may be your last chance to see some of the oldest buildings in Furn El Hayek, including these early century storefronts, which are...

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For those of us who grew up after the civil war, it's hard to imagine what Beirut once looked like. But lost among the...

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I've been fascinated by glass sidewalks ever since I noticed them in the ruins of downtown Beirut. Buried in decades of dust and grime, we...