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Architect Janus Rostock on the Dubai Opera


Courtesy of Atkins

With over 20 years’ experience in architecture, Janus Rostock specializes in envisioning of complex multidisciplinary projects and master plans. He has expertise in a wide variety of projects across the Middle East, Africa and Europe. He is now responsible for leading Atkins’ Middle East Architecture and Urban Design team.

Atkins architects and engineers were the lead designers of Dubai Opera, developed by Emaar Properties and officially open since August 2016. Janus Rostock talks to ArchiExpo e-Magazine about the layout of the opera house and offers pointed advice on what architects should consider when designing the architectural outline of an opera house. Listen to the interview below to find out more how the team at Atkins created an interior and exterior experience for everyone.


About the Author

American artist Erin Tallman is a journalist for various online publications and is the Editor in Chief of AgriExpo e-magazine and ArchiExpo e-magazine. She has published three books, including her first novel.

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