Modern Architecture in Egypt


Name:   Library of Alexandria

Place:    Alexandria, Egypt

View:    This photograph shows the Reading Room, a detail of the clerestorey, accommodated in the aluminum panels of the roof bays.

Date:    1995 – 2001

Architect(s):   Snohetta Hamza Consortium (The project was the winner of the Aga Khan Award for Architecture in 2004)

Style:    Late 20th century Post Modernism

Catalogue No.  ZE0921

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