A City Without a Shore: Rem Koolhaas, Dalieh and the Paving of Beirut’s Coast

Posted In Inform, Poor Coastal Development
Mar
17

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Beirut, Lebanon. Photo source: ©© Paul Saad

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A development frenzy has wiped out the natural coastline of Lebanon, replacing it with concreted marinas and upscale resorts that are off-limits to the public.

Now developers have their eye on the last bit of Beirut waterfront…

Read Full Article, Guardian UK

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Coral beach, Beirut, Lebanon. Photo source: ©© Paul Saad

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