// arthitectural / Baku
  • “ZEST” is quite a revolution in the usually predictable realm of luxury hospitality. This striking space is the creation of acclaimed international restaurant designer Henry Chebaane who has conceived a refreshingly hip alternative to the usually predictable hotel all-day dining restaurant. Located inside the JW Marriott Absheron Baku, one of the region’s most prestigious hotels, […]


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  • Located in the Amburan region of Baku and sprawled across an area of 58 decares, the former Amburan Beach Club catered to a capacity of 1500 guests. No longer able to meet the needs of the present, however, the beach club became outdated and fell short of meeting the needs of its customers, particularly in […]


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Design and implementation of Crystal Hall for the Eurovision Song Contest in Baku In May 2012, the Eurovision Song Contest will take place in Azerbaijan’s capital Baku at Crystal Hall. Alpine Bau Deutschland GmbH, the general contractor for the project, was contracted on August 2nd, 2011 to design and implement a multipurpose event-venue that is […]


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