A prominent location combined with innovative sculptural form gives the Arcapita Headquarters a significant presence in Bahrain Bay, a waterfront development planned by SOM and now under construction in Manama, the capital of Bahrain.
Architect Name: Skidmore, Owings & Merrill
Project Address: Arcapita Building: 551, Road: 4612, Block: 346, Bahrain Bay, Manama Sea Front, Kingdom of Bahrain.
Completion Year: 2009
The Arcapita Headquarters building is composed of a spacious rectilinear volume perched atop a sculptural plinth that resembles rolling waves. The upper portion contains 18,500 square meters of office space, with ample glazing offering sweeping views of the water. Louvers…