• The Amir Shakib Arslan Mosque Photographed by Bahaa Ghoussainy

    3 monthes ago - By Arch Daily

    © Bahaa Ghoussainy
    In the town of Moukhtara, Mount Lebanon , L.E.FT Architects have transformed a 100-square-meter structure into a symbolic, picturesque mosque. The Amir Shakib Arslan mosque is a rendition of old versus new with a white steel structure overlaid onto an existing building of cross-vaulted masonry. The angular geometry of the steel plates is a result of the structure's alignment in relation to Mecca. Lebanese architectural photographer Bahaa Ghoussainy has released a new series of images which accentuate the contrast that lies between the architectural design of the mosque...
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