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Municipal Cemetery
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Project description
Architectural Competition – Second Prize
The challenge was to transform the site, constrained by a steep slope, into an architectural space of symbolic value. Spatial sequences enhance the pedestrian path while planting would change the cemetery into a peaceful public garden: a space for life. Massing is inspired by local religious architecture as required by the developer.

Built Area: ~2.500m²
External Areas: 14.000m²
Date: 2002
Location: Ghazir, Kesrwan, Lebanon.

Project team
Architecture: Kamel Abboud
Collaborators: Akl Akl, Carlos Moubarak;
Marc Abi-Rached, Nagi Abdelnour, Jad Murr
3D Imaging: Jad Rizk