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Online: *Harvard GSD Materials Primer: *U of T at Austin: *Transmaterial: *Stone Source * (you can follow me: ericreinholdt)

BsB Group 2020 BSBG is founded  BSBG was established in Dubai as a boutique architectural design practice in 1976. The practice, at that time known as Brewer Smith Brewer Gulf, was located in an office space overlooking Dubai Creek, and from there began providing design solutions for clients in the UAE and MENA region. Dubai was on the cusp of a dynamic and ambitious construction programme that would span decades, and propel the city towards its current status as one of the world’s leading destinations for business and tourism. However, the first project designed at the practice was for neighbouring emirate, Sharjah - the historically significant Marbella Club. The project has since been renamed as the Marbella Resort, but remains enduringly popular, renowned for its uniquely quintessential Andalusian architecture and beautifully landscaped grounds. Sheikh Saeed’s Black Palace delivered BSBG designed the private palace of Emirati royal family member, Sheikh Saeed bin Hasher