Board Approval Received
Jersey City, NJ
A new contemporary Mosque of approximately 18,000sf is sited prominently at the corner of Montgomery Street and Florence Street. Historically, the mosque aesthetic has varied dramatically from region to region,styles from open courtyard plans to pyramidal roof construction of and massive central domes. However, themosque’s volumetric organization responds to site conditions as well as traditional prayer space orientation towards Mecca. Entry level administrative program establishes a connection with site access in the lower volume,while the upper volume rotates to align with the Kiblah.