Ali Bey Fathy Apartment
Cairo, Egypt
"Adapted from a previous design, the plan for this apartment for Fathy's brother works within a curved exterior glass curtain wall, taking advantage of the view, and uses a projecting baratsi truss roof to shade the glass. As in the Mehrez apartment, extremely efficient use of limited space characterizes the design, which also takes advantage of the exterior roof-top area for outside pergola-covered patios." (construction not verified)

Source

Steele, James. 1997. An Architecture for People: The Complete Works of Hassan Fathy. London, United Kingdom: Thames and Hudson.
Location
Cairo, Egypt
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Events
1960
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Ali Bey Fathy Apartment
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apartment building
residential