AL-SHAYA DIWAN

AL – SHAYA DIWAN,
Diwaniya is the name of the space, which is of cultural importance and a traditional space of gathering to Kuwaiti people. which is also evident in the definition of the word, “to gather together” or a place of assembly, parlour, Hall or lounge". it originates from the Arabic word “Diwan”, which means the place where the Amir meets his subjects and listens to their concerns. Now every household in Kuwait has its separate hall that serves as the Diwaniya area where the Kuwaiti men receive his male guests. The Kuwaiti diwaniya evolved from the traditional tents with seating pillows, into solid buildings with modern facilities which are now normally for gatherings, public functions or political agendas.

  • Role Interior Architect
  • For Al-Shaya Family
  • Type Residential – Under Construction