26 Mar '15, 4pm

Henning Larsen Architects reveal plans for a new mosque in Copenhagen that marries Islamic and Nordic design

a new mosque and Islamic community centre in Dortheavej—an area in northern Copenhagen , Denmark. Commissioned by The Islamic Society of Denmark , the building will be oriented towards Mecca, and will be comprised of a series of interlocking domes that will stand 2, 890 square meters in size upon completion. Larsen’s team is melding Nordic and Islamic architectural traditions in the mosque’s design; a first for the Scandinavian country.

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