The Vienna and Beirut-based practice, Najjar & Najjar, was founded in 1999 by Karim and Rames Najjar, and is renowned for its highly original work. Its designs are not only innovative and visually striking, but also highly functional - inspired by both nature and technologies transferred from various industrial domains.Services include designing commercial buildings, residences, bridges, interiors, and furniture.

Since 2006, the practice has also been involved in yacht design and has won an award for innovative yacht design concepts. The affinity for ship building is tangible throughout their body of work.
The architect’s interdisciplinary design approach and their research in different fields as buoyant and kinetic structures give the architects their specific edge.

The practice has won several prestigious awards and found recognition in a considerable number of magazines, newspapers, and books around the globe. Their works have been displayed in various acknowledged art galleries and museums in Europe and other places overseas.

The Architects Karim and Rames Najjar have also been engaged in academic activities where they have taught studios at all levels. Rames has long taught at the University of Technology, currently Karim Najjar is teaching and coordinating the architectural program in the Department of Architecture and Design at the American University of Beirut.

Najjar & Najjar Architects

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