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Posts tagged 'Mosques'

Bangladeshi architect Marina Tabassum is sensitive to tradition and culture

Bangladeshi architect Marina Tabassum is sensitive to tradition and culture

Bait-ur-Rouf Mosque in Dhaka. Photo by Sandro di Carlo Darsa courtesy of MTA Bangladeshi architect Marina Tabassum aims to create architecture that is sensitive to

Architects

Religious conversions: How architecture and religion are meeting in London’s refurbished buildings

New Wine Church in Woolwich is based in a former 1930s cinema. All photos by Ben Ingham  In the modern city, God is found in

Features

God on the high street: inside London’s urban mosques

The shopfront mosque represents a new tradition in religious building. Shorn of all detail, with domes and minarets reduced to images on plastic signs, it is

Architecture

Marina Tabassum’s architecture of resistance

Portrait by: João Profírio With its emphasis on open spaces, light and vernacular materials, Marina Tabassum’s work offers a riposte to the hyper-urbanisation of her

Features

Red Light

Red Light is a series of photographs of mosques in various stages of construction by Iranian artist Mehran Mohajer. Each image is coupled with a

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Red Light

Red Light is a series of photographs of mosques in various stages of construction by Iranian artist Mehran Mohajer. Each image is coupled with a

GALLERY

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2021 Chicago Architecture Biennial kicks off

2021 RIBA Stirling Prize shortlist announced

Design London makes LDF debut this September

London’s Design District opens on Greenwich Peninsula

Dorte Mandrup completes Greenland visitor centre

London School of Architecture and Stephen Lawrence Day Foundation announce collaboration

Oases: Reinforcing the agility of the future workplace

What to see at the London Design Festival 2021

World’s largest floating office opens in Rotterdam 


Architects

RIBA goes digital-only with new wave of architect lectures

Architect David Chipperfield is known for his minimal designs

Tatiana Bilbao is one of Mexico’s most creative designers

The high-tech, inside-out design of Richard Rogers

Robert Venturi: a postmodernist pioneer

A look at the life of designer-inventor Richard Buckminster Fuller

Norman Foster is one of the early pioneers of high tech architecture

Bangladeshi architect Marina Tabassum is sensitive to tradition and culture

America’s architect: Frank Lloyd Wright


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2021 Chicago Architecture Biennial kicks off

2021 RIBA Stirling Prize shortlist announced

Design London makes LDF debut this September

London’s Design District opens on Greenwich Peninsula

Dorte Mandrup completes Greenland visitor centre

London School of Architecture and Stephen Lawrence Day Foundation announce collaboration

Oases: Reinforcing the agility of the future workplace

What to see at the London Design Festival 2021

World’s largest floating office opens in Rotterdam 


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