The Galleria on Al Maryah Island
Client: Gulf Related, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
- The 355,000-sf Galleria is the centerpiece of Abu Dhabi’s new commercial district on Al Maryah Island.
- The largest luxury retail destination in the Middle East, the Galleria features a signature sculptural roof and showcases 145 luxury brands along a two-story concourse leading to a waterfront promenade populated by restaurants and entertainment spaces.
- The structure connects the central street of Al Maryah Island to the waterfront, as well as to adjacent hotels and office.
- Elkus Manfredi Architects served as the Design Architect with Benoy as Architect of Record.
Photographer: Victor Romero
Project of the Year – Best Architecture
Gulf Cooperation Council, Hospitality & Leisure, 2013
Merit Award – Divine Detail
American Institute of Architects, Middle East Chapter, 2013