Joy Younan

Designer Joy Younan (Beirut, Lebanon) holds a Bachelor of Science in Landscape Architecture from the American University of Beirut and a Masters in Urban Design from Domus Academy in Milan. Joy started her career working in curating for the Swiss pavilion at the 2014 Venice Architecture Biennial. Soon after, she became interested in the invisible layer of light and how it dictates human behavior in spaces and cities.


She joined L'Observatoire Intl in 2017 as a Designer, and has worked on a vast range of projects from landscape to residential to large and small scale hospitality, and cultural institutions. She enjoys the whole process from conceptual design, to custom products, and to seeing projects come to life.