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Noble Quran Oasis by Mecanoo

By : Dennis Franklin | 17 Jun 2014 5:53 am | Other

The Noble Quran Oasis competition which wants to create a spatial and visual experience in Al Madinah, Saudi Arabia, received a proposition from the Mecanoo architectural practice from the Netherlands and it involves a structure which references the ancient Islamic cities through its poetic aspect that are inspired by the Arabic calligraphy. The arid landscape wants to encourage growth through culture and the structure takes care of the guests by ensuring an intimate retreat. The city is located in a…

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