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Ventilation is key in super hot climates, which is exactly why the perforated cobogo block was dreamed into existence back in the 1920

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s. Based on wooden muxarabis, these are an inheritance of Arab culture, and so make a poetic twist in this monolithic elevation redesign in Funaitees, Kuwait. Created by Bab.nimnim Design Studio, the 400 square metre Cobogo house contains a luxurious interior, with an uplifting range of accent colours and modern art. The construction openings throw beautiful light play over a myriad of unique area rugs and double height crisp white walls, whilst the open interior spaces enjoy a second layer of privacy behind added screens. Photographer: Mohammad Taqi   Red cobogo blocks and pigmented concrete volumes set this house apart from...

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