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Studio Kuadra's Iconographic Design Selected as Winner of Cinisi Church Competition

06:00 - 19 October, 2015
Studio Kuadra's Iconographic Design Selected as Winner of Cinisi Church Competition, Exterior Rendered View. Image Courtesy of Studio Kuadra
Exterior Rendered View. Image Courtesy of Studio Kuadra

Studio Kuadra’s design for a new church complex in Cinisi, Italy has been selected by the Monreale diocese as one of the winners in the New Redemptoris Mater Church competition, held by the CEI’s National Service for the Building of Worship. The design, incorporating strong liturgical elements – including custom religious artwork – focuses on a relationship between exterior and interior. Read more about this proposal after the break.

Courtyard Rendered View. Image Courtesy of Studio Kuadra Interior Rendered View. Image Courtesy of Studio Kuadra Interior Rendered View. Image Courtesy of Studio Kuadra Exterior Rendered View. Image Courtesy of Studio Kuadra + 11

Tomas Ghisellini Architects Reveals Cinisi Church Competition Entry

08:00 - 18 October, 2015
Tomas Ghisellini Architects Reveals Cinisi Church Competition Entry, Courtesy of Tomas Ghisellini Architects
Courtesy of Tomas Ghisellini Architects

A few weeks ago, we featured Andrea Maffei Architects’ entry to the Redemptoris Mater Church competition to design a new church complex in Cinisi, Italy. Now, Tomas Ghisellini Architects has unveiled their entry, titled Living Stones, which gets its shape from a series of steles that surround the complex.

Andrea Maffei Architects' Entry to Cinisi Church Competition is Full of Iconography

12:00 - 4 October, 2015
Andrea Maffei Architects' Entry to Cinisi Church Competition is Full of Iconography, Interior Rendered View. Image Courtesy of Andrea Maffei Architects
Interior Rendered View. Image Courtesy of Andrea Maffei Architects

Andrea Maffei Architects has unveiled their entry for the Redemptoris Mater Church competition to design a new church complex in Cinisi, Italy. Influenced heavily by religious iconography, their design makes use of liturgical concepts to organize its spaces. Read more about the entry after the break.