Along with partner, Amjad Hourieh, Firas Alsahin established his practice in Dubai in 2012, but has worked in the region for the past 20 years. Recently, Alsahin has won plenty of recognition for his work in the UAE, especially in the food and beverage and the public sectors. His project, Mo’ishi, was Highly Commended in the Best Use of Lighting in Interior Design category, as well as being shortlisted for his VR Park, and Charcoal restaurant projects. Alsahin makes extensive use of technology in his work, such as virtual reality as well as innovative lighting.
Among his upcoming projects are new outlets for the popular Kava & Chai café brand, which is expanding into new locations across the UAE.