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Top 10 contemporary mosques that challenge traditional Islamic architecture
27 Jan 2019
Today we are looking back at some of the latest contemporary mosques from around the world, including completed projects; both more...
Atelier Masomi converts deteriorating mosque in Niger into a community library
13 Jan 2019
Atlelier Masomi has repurposed an existing mosque that had fallen into disrepair into a library and community centre in Dandaji, more...
Geometric forms allow a play of light in proposal for Dubai Creek Mosque competition
16 Dec 2018
Mumbai-based architecture firm NUDES has proposed a contemporary mosque design for Emaar’s Creek Mosque competition, using geometric forms to sculpt more...
Marina Tabassum becomes first architect to win Jameel Prize for mosque in Bangladesh
01 Jul 2018
Architect Marina Tabassum has been announced as a joint winner with Iraqi artist Mehdi Moutashar, of the Jameel Prize 5, the more...
L.E.FT Architects has renovated an existing structure into a contemporary mosque using steel frames
25 Jun 2018
New York and Lebanon-based studio L.E.FT Architects has renovated an existing building in Moukhtara, Lebanon; juxtaposing the traditional stone structure more...
X-Architects'”avant-garde” design for Abu Dhabi is a reinterpretation of traditional mosque architecture
21 Jun 2018
Dubai-based firm X-Architects has revealed plans to design a contemporary mosque in Abu Dhabi, UAE where the traditional dome and more...
Arash G Tehrani’s contemporary mosque features extended plaza made of bricks
17 Jun 2018
Iranian architect Arash G Tehrani’s Goshahr project in Alborz, Iran features a brick-work contemporary mosque that extends out to form a more...
Dubai firm builds world’s ‘largest’ sliding roof in Grand Mosque expansion
23 Jul 2017
Dubai-based Premier Composite Technologies (PCT), which built the world’s largest clock in Saudi Arabia, is currently giving final touches to more...
Italian architects designs mosque inspired by traditional Saudi architecture
11 Jun 2017
Rome-based architecture studio Schiattarella Associati has designed a new mosque in the Saudi Arabian city of Ha’il, based on the more...

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