Gallery: Mosque for All: BIG Wins Competition To Design Inside-Out Alba...

 
An enticing new Islamic cultural center in the Albanian capital of Tirana will be designed by none other than the Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG), who just announced that their team took home first place in an invited competition. The "Mosque For All" with feature a new mosque in Scanderbeg Square as well as an Islamic Centre, and a Museum of Religious Harmony as a way to encourage religious tolerance and understanding. The inside-out, mostly outdoor and shaded mosque is planned so that services are inclusive and inviting.

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