360 MALL [KUWAIT CITY, KUWAIT] LOCATED AT A MAJOR HIGHWAY INTERSECTION, 360 MALL IS A MAJOR COMMUNITY FOCUSED LEISURE AND RETAIL CENTER. THE CENTER IS A DYNAMIC INTERPRETATION OF MIDDLE EASTERN MATERIALS, COLORS AND PATTERNS. The complex, surrounded by a lush
with a sun ray design. The opposing
landscape of palm trees and terraced
concourse, “night journey,” is
water features, reflects its name
a dramatic space that features
on literal and symbolic levels. The
celestially inspired detailing.
rounded exterior features a limestone
Dramatic lighting caters to the night-
façade, anchored at major entry
oriented mood of this area.
Client Tamdeen Services Architecture, Audiovisual and Environmental Graphic Design
points by illuminated glass towers. The interior takes its cue from the
The corridors intersect in a
360° rotation of the earth.
crescent-shaped, three-story space, showcasing a grand lobby that
Inside, two main concourses define
accommodates large gatherings.
the experience through the center.
This central space, covered in
One concourse, named the “day
custom carpets and lined with bronze
journey,” is a naturally illuminated
screens that depict traditional Arabic
compilation of light, wood wall
patterns, is illuminated by skylights
surfaces and glass railings etched
and giant lanterns.