Schiattarella Associati’s project for Ha’il Mosque is the winner of this year Iconic Award for the Concept category.The European competition of the Iconic Awards under the aegis of the German Design Council, is the first neutral international competition embracing the whole world of architecture and design, including communication, construction sector and industry. Well known are the Media Partners of the 2017 edition: Atrium, Dezeen, World-architects.com. The Jury is made up of representatives of the fields of architecture, interior design, design and brand communications
The project starts from an in-depth analysis of the architectural identity character of Najd Region and its relatioship with the urban sorrundings in order to define formal and architectural key elements.
The complex develops around a central square, enclosed and cozy which , which will be a meeting point. Access to the square is enabled through covered passages and small aired and shady courtyards, a protected location in which meeting and relaxing is pleasant.