Issue 25 & 26

Editorial / Ahmad Zohadi..........................................2

Guest Editors Biographies & Introductory Essay by Guest Editors / Nader Ardalan

& Aziza Chaouni..........................................6

Context & Ecology

(Water Infrastructure/Water Technology) / Aziza Chaouni..........................................8

(Places of Flow in Globalizing the M.E) / Hussam Salama..........................................12

Social-Cultural/Economic

(Slums of Jeddah) / Hisham Mortada..........................................17

Built and Natural Environments

(Heritage in the Arab World) / Michele Lamprakos..........................................32

Governance

(Generative Processes for Housing-Al Ain, UAE) / Besim Hakim..........................................37

Design & Aesthetics

(The Spiritual Dimensions of Cities) / Nader Ardalan..........................................43

(Return to Local Language) / Mohammad Gharipour..........................................53

Glossary..........................................58


PROJECTS

International Exhibition Company _ Ministry of Industry Mine and Trade

Islamic Republic of Iran / Design Competition of Iranian Pavilion, Milan EXPO 2015

NAQSH,E,JAHAN-PARS..........................................60

Aysan Twin Towers - Tabriz / Sara Kalantary & Reza Sayadian..........................................70

First Place winner in the Pasargad Headqurters Competition / BNS Design co.
[ Bahambar novin saz co . ]..........................................80


Art

The Life of Hossein Behzad / Hossein Behzad..........................................88

Mohammad Nasseripour..........................................98

Esrafil Shirchi..........................................106

Timber and Art/ Mohammad Reza Shamsian..........................................110

Ibrahim Ghanbarimehr..........................................120

Leila Sarvandi..........................................124

Reza Najafian..........................................126

Canadian Artists

Sylvain Tremblay..........................................128

Communication and Technology / Brian Banford..........................................132

Tommy Zen..........................................134

Alex Janvier..........................................136

Bateman, Robert McLellan..........................................138


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