King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Thuwal, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Elite university in the desert sands: the campus of the international University of Science and Technology occupies an area of 36 square kilometres along the Red Sea coast. Pioneering architecture, high-tech labs and state-of-the-art technical infrastructure offer perfect conditions – and make KAUST into an attractive research location for the world’s science elite. The architecture by HOK is all about sustainability: Saudi Arabia’s fi rst LEED-certifi ed project is also the world’s largest LEED platinum project.

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ProjectKing Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Thuwal, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
ArchitectureHOK, Houston, USA
Walter Knoll locationCafés, hallways, lobbies
Walter Knoll productFoster 503, Oscar, Together, Turtle, X-Table
PhotosSam Fentress, St. Louis, USA

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