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US architecture
2018Articles

The Human Touch in a Digital World

One thing I love about going to a conference is the opportunity to explore a new city. St Louis is called the Gateway City, not because of its giant catenary…
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Spa lighting design
2018Articles

Wellness and Lighting Design

Wellness projects are among some of the most indulgent within hospitality projects striving to provide a quality atmosphere for relaxation and rest. The pampering within these spaces may be considered…
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Young architect in Dubai
2018Articles

GAJ Invests in Young Talent

As part of its commitment to foster talent GAJ is sponsoring young architect Piyush Prajapati as he embarks on a 12 month Master’s Degree in Urban Design at the Bartlett…
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Emirates International School
2018Articles

School Design: Renovate or Replace?

The decision to renovate a building or tear it down to make way for a more modern one is one that requires careful consideration. Partner Jason Burnside addresses this issue…
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GAJ ID team
2018Articles

Team Changes at GAJ Interior Design

  As the next stage in his personal and professional design development, Kevin has decided to leave GAJ to start his own 'Design Lab' named “Nomad’K” while continuing to collaborate…
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Dubai College lecture hall
2018Articles

GAJ Completes Latest Upgrade for Dubai College

Work on Dubai College continues unabated as GAJ delivers the latest in a line of upgrades for the school. The existing D Block, previously the administration building, has undergone an…
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Women in construction blog
2018Articles

Deconstructing Gender Stereotyping in Construction

The construction industry has long been, and still is, a predominantly male environment. A large part of the reason for this is in the gender stereotyping where the gender roles…
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Brian Johnson Dubai College
2018Articles

An Inspirational Legacy

Dubai College was the setting for our recent video with Middle East Construction News. Managing Partner Brian Johnson and colleagues talk about GAJ’s history, projects and how architecture has moved…
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Mysk Al Mouj Muscat
2018Articles

GAJ Honoured with Three International Property Awards

Godwin Austen Johnson has been honoured with three awards at the International Property Awards. Mysk Al Mouj has been recognised in the Hotel Architecture category and the Hotel Interior category for…
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Exterior design
2018Articles

Take Two: The Future of Exterior Design

Building exteriors in Dubai have seen a number of changes and new guidelines in recent years. We sat down with Avinash Kumar to learn more about these changes and what…
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