Nahda Academy

PrizeShortlist in Build (architecture)
CompanyCollaborative Architects + Partners
ArtistAhmed Taha & Hattan Basrawi
Design TeamAhmed Taha & Hattan Basrawi
ClientFatima Naghi

Nahda Academy International School located in Jeddah City,Saudi Arabia,a unique design composed Inspired by nature and the urban fabric of the site, the idea is to create a green and sustainable community for kids by the distribution of educational areas and choice of materials,integration between indoor and outside space.The central atrium is not only a source of natural lighting and ventilation but also a core of emotion and communication.It helps kids to keep cohesion of the family and strengthen the contacts with friends and relatives, and to connect nature and universe in a touchable way.