National Winner – Hotel Project of the Year “Mediterranean Beach Resort, Annaba, Algeria”. MEED Project Awards, 2021
Architecture Firm of the Year- Tangram Gulf Tangram Gulf is a multi-disciplinary firm, offering a broad range of initiatives that include urban design,architecture, interiors and landscape architecture across the region. They offer these services through a host of technological advancements in architectural design.
Prize: Gold in Architecture Categories
Lead Designers: Sandra Woodall
The Al Khor Private Hospital commenced on site in January 2016, once completed it will offer state-of-the-art emergency care and surgical facilities to a growing population, north of Doha, Qatar.
Oriented to minimize solar gain and present the buildings broadest, primary face to the street. The varied scale and massing of the various departments is intended to create an unintimidating, welcoming environment. The entrance plaza and public drop-off are clearly visible from beyond the site; patients and visitors are directed to the main entrance through this plaza where landscaping, water features and clear bilingual signage guide them into the building.
Traditional materials are used in a contemporary manner, including Coral stone panels which provide thermal mass and storage which dissipates heat during the cool evening period. A freestanding frame which rises as an end wall and continues across the roof covering high level building services and mitigate solar gain.
The 24th edition of INDEX and the 13th edition of workspace at INDEX concluded today with the announcement of thewinner of the 6th Contemporary Majlis Design Competition People’s Choice Award. The Majlis project The Global Majlis,designed by Tangram Gulf, was chosen by 40 per cent of INDEX visitors who voted, as the 2014 winner from four Mnalistprojects.