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Abandoned Qatar, May 13, 2006

Abandoned Qatar, May 13, 2006 (Cross posted to my LJ and abandonedplaces) Well, despite temps into the 103 range, I decided to take a look at an abandoned housing / business complex in…

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Doha Fire Station

Doha Fire Station This sits at the heart of Doha’s flourishing art community, providing the perfect springboard for creativity.

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The Expansion of Doha – Animated

The Expansion of Doha – Animated   This animated GIF shows the rapid expansion of Doha over the last 60 years, using aerial photographs. The red line outlines the original core of the…

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The transition of architecture in Qatar.

  The transition of architecture in Qatar. by http://4ddoha.com/projects/Scenes-and-Speculations/

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Inhabiting The Clouds: Tall Buildings

Statistics on showing the rate and scale of tall buildings built in the middle east. Council on tall buildings and urban habitat analysis http://www.ctbuh.org

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The National Theatre Architecture

Overview of the National Theater and Ministry of Information architecture:   manifest05: The National Theatre and Ministry of Information in Doha by Ahmad Cheika and James Connell in 1980. The plan was conceived…

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Qatar University Architecture in Doha

Over view of Qatar University architecture:   manifest05: Qatar University in Doha by Kamal Kafrawi and consulted by Ove Arup in 1985. The architect wished to make the campus similar to an urban…

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