Oasis Restaurant Al Ain, Abu Dhabi

Design for a high-class restaurant in the centre of the Al Ain Oasis. The design concept draws on local typologies and employs local building materials – earth and palm trees and fronds – and upgraded local construction methods.

Abu Dhabi Authority for Culture and Heritage (ADACH)

Overall Planning, Architect, Interior
Roswag & Jankowski Architekten
starting with planning phase II Roswag Architekten

Structural Engineer, Earth Building Consultancy
Ziegert | Roswag | Seiler Architekten Ingenieure
Dr.-Ing Christof Ziegert, Dipl.-Ing. Uwe Seiler

Mechanical Engineer
planungsteam energie + bauen

Electrical Planner
decon Deutsche Energie-Consult GmbH

Foyer and Fountain
Rüdiger Krenkel, Sculptor

geflecht und raum, Emmanuel Heringer


Ziegert, C., Mahdy, H. M., Seiler U., Roswag E.: Structural aspects of conservation for historic earthen buildings in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, in: earth construction & tradition vol 1, IVA-Verlag, Vienna 2016, ISBN 978-3-900265-34-2

The Architectural Review 1335 (2008), Restaurant in Al Ain, Abu Dhabi