Description by Udo Kultermann (access to article here): The Kuwait Tower is the culmination in the development of the architect … More
Article may be accessed on Al-Qabas Newspaper website here.
Botz-Bornstein, Thorsten. “Reima Pietilä’s Kuwait Buildings Revisited: About the Limits of Transcultural Architecture.” in Transcultural Architecture: Limits and Opportunities of … More
Minoprio, Spencely, and P.W. Macfarlane. “Planning Problems of Kuwait.” Architect and Building News (July 26, 1951): 104. If you have access to … More
Minoprio, Spencely, and P.W. Macfarlane. “Town Planning in Kuwait.” Architectural Design (October 1953): 272-81. If you have access to this article, kindly … More
MacFarlane, P. W. “Planning an Arab Town: Kuwait on the Persian Gulf.” Town Planning Institute Journal 40, (1954): 110-113. Article … More
Alomaim, Anas. “Nation Building in Kuwait 1961-1991.” PhD Diss., University of California, Los Angeles, 2016. ProQuest (AAT 10119119). Available through … More
Norberg-Schulz, Christian. “Kuwait.” Lotus International 18 (March 1978). Article may be downloaded here.
Rykwert, Joseph. “Kuwait.” Lotus International 18 (March 1978). Article may be downloaded here.
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Al-Nakib, Farah. “Kuwait’s Modern Spectacle: Oil Wealth and the Making of a New Capital City, 1950-90,” Comparative Studies of South Asia, … More
Al-Nakib, Farah. Kuwait Transformed: A History of Oil and Urban Life. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2016. Description by publisher: As … More
Fabbri, R., Soares, S., and Camacho, R., Modern Architecture Kuwait: 1949-1989. Braun Publish, 2016. Abstract: From the late 1940’s at the … More
Ghareeb, Benyameen, “Housing Crisis in Kuwait: Toward a Viable Alternative” Masters Thesis, Yale University, 2015. Abstract: Despite having one of … More