Tom Munz Designs The Oberriet Cemetery

Swiss architect Tom Munz redesigned a building for the cemetery in Oberriet, Switzerland, based on the value of welcoming interfaith use.
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Aires Mateus Designs Monolithic Meeting Center

Designed by Lisbon-based architecture studio Aires Mateus, this monolithic white structure serves as a community meeting center, situated in Grândola, a small town in Portugal’s setúbal district.
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The Holy Rosary Chapel Explores Form, Function And Light

Holy Rosary Complex is a Catholic education centre based in South Louisiana and designed by the New Orleans office of Trahan Architects.
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A Modern Parish Church In Mexico

Located in the city of Monterrey, Mexico, the church designed by Moneo Brock arches into the sky in a number of crystal-like projections. Situated in the new urban center of the city, ‘El señor de la misericordia’ faces a dramatic mountain landscape. An example of undoubtedly modern architecture, the church can house up to 350 […]

The Cardboard Cathedral By Shigeru Ban

The Cardboard Cathedral in the New Zealand town of Christchurch, designed by architecture legend Shigeru Ban, serves as a replacement for the city’s iconic 1864 Anglican cathedral that has been destroyed during a 2011 earthquake.
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A Modern Take On Sacred Architecture

Located in the picturesque town of Foligno, Italy, a church built by the local architecture practice FUKSAS challenges the typical sacred architecture of the region.
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A Light-Flooded Lebanese Church

Paris-based architect Maroun Lahoud designed a white stone-clad church firmly nestled into the landscape of Shouf, Lebanon.
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A Concrete Church in Japan

A solid concrete construction from the outside, Shonan Christ Church hides its most significant feature: a play of lights in the inside, with only one tiny ray of sun coming in when the hymn is sung towards the end of the service.
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