Competitions & Awards
Hope Village Society جمعية قرية الأمل - Cairo, Egypt - 2015
Hope Village Society جمعية قرية الأمل organization for orphans invited Dr. Wael to design the facade and building envelope of a central building & its extension in the new Cario district in 2015 for orphans. it was Considered one of the parts of the facade as its landmark and make a different design for it so that the desired part is in the center of attention. By considering an index element in the facade, the balance is less, but in designing this index element, while being differentiated and prominent, as it was designed in harmony with the general form of the facade. The use of an index element causes the uniformity of the design to be lost and creates more visual appeal. The conditions and quality of daily life depend very much on the environment in which we live, including buildings and transport. All parts of the facade are designed to be executed in the same way and the continuity should be seen in the whole appearance of the facade. A continuous view is a view that does not consist of a set of scattered forms but is considered and executed in the design of different parts of a general form. It is an attractive and desirable view in which more windows are used. In the design of this facade, the windows play the role of creating transparency and reduce the rigidity according to the proportion of the number and width of the available openings. In designing this facade, it was considered the design of these windows, their location, rhythm, and placing the windows in the right place in the facade to have an impact on the facade of the building.