Category list : Religious
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Highly Commended for the Moira Gemmill Prize for Emerging Architecture 2020: creating spaces in Niger that both respect traditions and turn them on their head is just one of the specialities of Atelier Masōmī’s Mariam Kamara
The rammed-earth pavilions of Waugh Thistleton’s Bushey New Cemetery provide an elegant and sober setting for funerals in a suburban idyll
Emerging Brazilian practices find various tactics to gain footing in an evermore diverse architectural scene
As racial tensions rise, Candalepas Associates’ mosque carves a safe and serene sanctuary out of the Sydney suburb of Punchbowl
Revisit: Roosenberg AbbeySubscription
The spatial narrative of Dom Hans van der Laan’s abbey near Waasmunster – deploying his ‘plastic number’ system – provides an evocative home for both religious and secular life
Revisit: Lewerentz’s St Peter’sSubscription
Overlooked by the AR at the time of its completion, the enigmatic internal landscape of Sigurd Lewerentz’s masterpiece in Klippan still carries power and meaning in every brick
A place for prayer and ritual, Nicolás Campodonico’s chapel in Argentina combines Lewerentz’s sacrosanct respect of bricks with Dieste’s daring geometries
Spheron Architects’ Belarusian Memorial Chapel is the first wooden church to be built in London since the Great Fire of 1666
Political, unprecedented and unapologetically pastiche, the churches of ‘Program 200’ are a modern portrait of Moscow.
Glenn Murcutt’s Australian Islamic Centre in Melbourne embraces a rich cultural context