John McAslan + Partners' Jumaa Mosque and Sacred Heart Cathedral in Architectural Record
John McAslan + Partners have recently completed both a mosque in Qatar and a Roman Catholic church in Kenya. Architectural Record have featured both projects in their May issue.
" At two very different houses of worship—the Jumaa Mosque, in urban Qatar, and the Sacred Heart Cathedral, in rural Kenya—there’s a moment of revelation at the threshold of sacred space. That critical transition from the outside world 'can be awe-inspiring,' says architect John McAslan, whose London-based firm, John McAslan + Partners recently completed both projects. 'Yet it’s not about ostentation, but about something far more humble and profound.' "
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