City Mall, Umm-Al-Quwain
City Life Mall has the reputation of the very first shopping mall ever built in Umm-Al-Quwain, U.A.E. The ground with mezzanine mall is equipped with a supermarket at the center and surrounded with several retails shops that further opens out to outdoor cafes, with exterior seating facilities along the edge. Several, colorful, eye-catching volumes interlock with each other to create a contemporary design all on a grand architectural scale. The two primary entrance portals are projected volumes with a metal canopy suspended with steel rods which leads to the main circulation spine, perpendicular to the entry. The spine connects the supermarket to the shops along the periphery. The overall façade is divided hierarchically into volumes that visually defines the functions. Ground parking spaces are given in the front and back of the mall which is the connected through a service road via the main road.
- Client name: Sheikh Ahmed Bin Khalid Al Mullah
- Total built-up area: 98,943 sq.ft.
- Year of completion: 2016