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Bastakiya Quarter, Municipal Building

Bastakiya Quarter, Municipal Building

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Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: The view shows a municipal building in the neighborhood of Bastakiya in Dubai. The natural color of the adobe covers the exterior walls and on the corner of the building is a wind tower for cooling.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Bastakiya Quarter, Restaurant

Bastakiya Quarter, Restaurant

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Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: The courtyard of this restaurant is featured in this view. The south and east sides are shown with their richly ornamented piercings above each rectangular opening.
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Courtyard House, Majlis Gallery, Bastakiya Historic Neighborhood

Courtyard House, Majlis Gallery, Bastakiya Historic Neighborhood

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Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: The exterior facade is shown in this view. Calligraphy on the side of the building indicates its current usage. A wind tower can be seen as well as the extended portal with its pierced panels.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Stamp and Coin Museum, Bastakiya Neighborhood

Stamp and Coin Museum, Bastakiya Neighborhood

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Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: The detail view is of the painted foliate decoration inside the blind multi-lobed arch above the portal.
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Stamp and Coin Museum, Bastakiya Neighborhood

Stamp and Coin Museum, Bastakiya Neighborhood

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Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: This view shows the entrance to the museum with its decoration and columns and the multi-lobed blind arch in the tympanum area within the alfiz.
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Traditional House in Historic Bastakiya Neighborhood

Traditional House in Historic Bastakiya Neighborhood

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Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: This view shows the detail of the entrance facade with its engaged columns, decorative lintel and pierced panels above the portal atop the roof.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Traditional House in Historic Bastakiya Neighborhood

Traditional House in Historic Bastakiya Neighborhood

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Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: The close detail view of the wall shows the buttressing and window placement at a raking angle.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Traditional House in Historic Bastakiya Neighborhood

Traditional House in Historic Bastakiya Neighborhood

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Date: unknown
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Description: The view is of the facade of a traditional style house in the historic neighborhood of Bastakiya in Dubai. The raking view is from the southeast direction. Blind arcades decorate the surface of the facade and an extended entrance is topped with a series of pierced panels.
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Traditional House in Historic Bastakiya Neighborhood

Traditional House in Historic Bastakiya Neighborhood

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Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: The view is of the narrow street toward a traditional house in the historic neighborhood. Visible is a wind tower and the natural tone of the adobe is predominate as is the decorative pierced panels above the entrance to one of the dwellings.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Traditional House in Historic Bastakiya Neighborhood

Traditional House in Historic Bastakiya Neighborhood

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Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: The view shows a close detail of the adobe wall and its texture. Above the fabric hung between walls can be seen a wind tower for cooling.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Traditional House in Historic Bastakiya Neighborhood

Traditional House in Historic Bastakiya Neighborhood

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Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: The narrow alleyway shows the adobe walls, some drain spouts and the fabric hung between walls for shade.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Traditional House in Historic Bastakiya Neighborhood

Traditional House in Historic Bastakiya Neighborhood

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Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: The view of the facade at a raking angle shows the blind arcading design with multi-lobed arches.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Traditional House in Historic Bastakiya Neighborhood, Calligraphy Center

Traditional House in Historic Bastakiya Neighborhood, Calligraphy Center

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Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: The view is a close detail of the heavy wooden doorway and its decorative carving.
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Traditional House in Historic Bastakiya Neighborhood, Calligraphy Center

Traditional House in Historic Bastakiya Neighborhood, Calligraphy Center

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Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: The view is upward showing the underneath side of the eaves and the fascia board decoration and the pierced panel windows.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Windtower in Historic Bastakiya Neighborhood

Windtower in Historic Bastakiya Neighborhood

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Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: The wind tower and its scaffolding is shown in this view as well as the elaborate blind arcading designs.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Burj al Arab Hotel

Burj al Arab Hotel

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Date: 1993/1999
Creator: Wright, Tom
Description: A close view of the upright trusses are shown of the southeast facade.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Burj al Arab Hotel

Burj al Arab Hotel

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Date: 1993/1999
Creator: Wright, Tom
Description: Panels of screen wall in their horizontal positions are visible in this raking view skyward.
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Burj al Arab Hotel

Burj al Arab Hotel

Access: Use of this item is restricted to the UNT Community.
Date: 1993/1999
Creator: Wright, Tom
Description: View of the southeast facade is shown.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Burj al Arab Hotel

Burj al Arab Hotel

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Date: 1993/1999
Creator: Wright, Tom
Description: The entrance bay and fountain with the glass facade are shown in this view.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Burj al Arab Hotel

Burj al Arab Hotel

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Date: 1993/1999
Creator: Wright, Tom
Description: The interior of the lobby sports a large silhouette of a shell and is lined with gold leaf for the reception desk.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Burj al Arab Hotel

Burj al Arab Hotel

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Date: 1993/1999
Creator: Wright, Tom
Description: The view is across the width of the lobby and includes a portion of the elliptical opening in the ceiling and the large shell shaped reception desk as well as the highly colorful and patterned carpeting.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Burj al Arab Hotel

Burj al Arab Hotel

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Date: 1993/1999
Creator: Wright, Tom
Description: The interior of the lobby is seen from the top of the water fountain.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Burj al Arab Hotel

Burj al Arab Hotel

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Date: 1993/1999
Creator: Wright, Tom
Description: The view is straight up from the lobby across the water cascade and into enormous swollen columns on the next level.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Burj al Arab Hotel

Burj al Arab Hotel

Access: Use of this item is restricted to the UNT Community.
Date: 1993/1999
Creator: Wright, Tom
Description: The interior of the lobby with its patterned flooring and vivid colors is viewed from the top of the escalator.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design