Posts Tagged: Adaptative mashrabiya: from mashrabiyas to dynamic façades

Adaptative Mashrabiya: from Mashrabiyas to Dynamic Façades

The mashrabiya has offered effective protection against intense sunlight in the Middle East for several centuries. However, nowadays this traditional Islamic window element with its characteristic latticework is used to cover entire buildings as an oriental ornament, providing local identity

Adaptative Mashrabiya: from Mashrabiyas to Dynamic Façades

The mashrabiya has offered effective protection against intense sunlight in the Middle East for several centuries. However, nowadays this traditional Islamic window element with its characteristic latticework is used to cover entire buildings as an oriental ornament, providing local identity