Firas Alsahen is a principal partner at 4Space, along with Amjad Hourieh, a dynamic and multi-talented firm delivering quality architectural and design services from Dubai. Firas and his partner work with local and global brands to design comprehensive environments with an effective commercial purpose. They have designed properties within the commercial, retail and hospitality sectors, as well as living spaces and exhibitions. Their skills enable them to make spaces and objects that resonate with the environment. So we are proud to bring you the Designer Insights of Firas Alsahen.
1) In your own words describe your unique style and creative aesthetic?
Uniqueness and stylish elegance, is my definition for aesthetic. I always look for a space design which you can’t experience anywhere else.
2) When starting a new project, what is your creative process?
It all start by sketching the concept out, after many brainstorm sessions the concept created by 3D generated perspectives, mood boards and material selection.
3) Out of the creative people you have worked with, who is it that you respect and admire the most?
My Business partner Amjad Hourieh, he is the one who has the natural charisma and sales ability beside the creative mind. It is great to have a person you pair up with and work as a creative team, our vision is aligned, we are on the same page when it comes to design and creativity, he is highly motivated and passionate about what we do.
4) When looking for inspiration is there a particular thing you do to get inspired?
Sometimes I draw my inspiration from a Photo, a pop song clip or a movie, anything could consider as an inspiration in the eye of the beholder.
5) What has brought you to this point in your career? And what is your advice for people looking to follow in your footsteps?
Passion, always love what you do, enjoy it and be unique. There is no better feeling than going to sleep at night, satisfied about your achievement which is recognized and noted, if this is what you feel you are on the right track so keep going.
The contributions of 4Space in the design sector is both timely and relevant. Dubai has a burgeoning luxury market which demands only the best designs from classic to iconoclastic. — Mr Firas Alsahen, CEO 4Space DUBAI, DUBAI, UAE, June 25, 2015 /EINPresswire.com/ — United Arab Emirates, Dubai, 25th June 2015 – 4Space Interior Design, a Dubai-based architecture and interior design company, wins the coveted 2015 Luxury Lifestyle Award for Interior Design Studio Category “Luxury interior design Company of United Arab Emirates”, in a ceremony held recently at the Ritz Carlton Hotel, Dubai.
Al Hamidieh Restaurant has been long listed for this year’s WIN Awards 2015 in the Restaurant category.
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THE INTERVIEW WITH FIRAS ALSAHIN – MANAGING PARTNER AT 4SPACE INTERIOR DESIGN.
4SPACE interior design is the Winner in the nomination “Luxury Interior Design Company”, Luxury Lifestyle Awards Middle East, 2015.
For 4 SPACE Interior Design everything starts with a vision, can you share with us the process of creating grand designs for your clients?
-Our work is a conjuncture of our collective vision of fusing functionality, uniqueness and stylish elegance.
It all start with the concept, after many brainstorm sessions the concept created by 3D generated perspectives, mood boards and material selection.
Details design stage comes next to provide full solutions, then followed with all necessary documentations to finales the process.
How do you work with the contractor firms you employ? Is there any selection particular selection process so that you designs come out as perfect as they do?
The evaluation and selection of contractors leading to the award of execution contracts is a vital part of the execution process.
The contract may be awarded through an informal competitive bidding process, evaluated for it competitive prize and quality.
If the opportunity arises, would you be willing to expand your operations overseas? And, if yes, what regions do you think hold the most prospects?
Actually we are working on establishing new operation offices in UK and Italy, to support our ongoing projects there.
We would like to see a 4Space design at every other property or location in the world. We envision our work to align with the world’s best”,
Do you think it is the right time to stop and analyse with your team what you have already achieved and what the future holds for interior design?
After 15 years in the business, we are still challenged by the possibilities of creating concrete impressions from a given space and environment.
Dubai has a burgeoning luxury market which demands only the best designs from classic to iconoclastic. The rising income and the influx of people from all over the world who come to Dubai for work or tourism prove a challenge for designers and builders to satisfy
With a massive investment channelled in the construction sector, the dynamism and creativity in the design sector are flourishing.
Is there something that the reception of the Golden Crown would do to improve your business operations?
We are deeply honoured to receive this recognition from a distinguished panel of experts from a highly esteemed organization.
The Award is a fitting tribute to the perseverance, ingenuity, and commitment to quality of 4Space in delivering attractive, comprehensive environments with effective commercial purpose for its diverse clientele .
United Arab Emirates, Dubai, 21st May 2015 – 4Space Interior Design, a Dubai-based architecture and interior design company, wins the coveted 2015 Luxury Lifestyle Award for Interior Design Studio Category “Luxury interior design Company of United Arab Emirates”, in a ceremony held at the Ritz Carlton Hotel, Dubai on 21stMay.
First was London, now we’re at 4SPACE interior design delighted to announce launching the execution of our newest F&B project in Dubai, a 4775 sq ft modern restaurant that celebrates traditional Saudi-Gulf food culture, located in Downtown Dubai boulevard, in the Address downtown.
We are very proud that our company 4SPACE interior design nominated for the Luxury Lifestyle Awards which is an international Award granted to the companies in luxury segment for their initiatives and outstanding achievements.