Columbia University // Graduate School of Architecture Planning and Preservation
Professor Ziad Jammaleddine
Mosque through Time
The timeline above demonstrates the many iterations of the elements of a mosque throughout time. After a quick overview, it is evident that certain elements must always be represented including the courtyard.
The fragmented mosque and courtyard must work with the site and hug the contours of the hill. This defines the courtyard section-ally creating half atrium spaces.
Celebration of Procession
the mosque could engage the urban fabric in a new way allowing for unplanned programmatic uses of these spaces.