St. John-Maroun Cathedral
Area: 4 000 m2
Mission: Preliminary Design in association
value: 1 600 000 $
The Church needed to build
in the suburb of Beirut a cathedral large enough to seat 1000 people. St. John-Maroun Cathedral conceived on 20000
m2 land and in a very dense urban context, express a very modern architectural language.
The functions required
were as follow:
the church for 1000 prayers and the sacristy, reception lounges, multipurpose rooms, the priests quarter
(apartments and offices), a car parking area and gardens.