Design for The Unknown Soldier Monument, Aleppo, Syria (project)
The calligraphy based on Eastern Kufic style is transformed from a two dimensional image to a three dimensional object and made into a museum building.
The calligraphy becomes the architecture and the architecture becomes the sculpture.

The Arabic text used in this design reads: The martyr is the noblest of men, the most generous person on earth

Project: Unknown Soldier Monumnet Museum Building
Client: Ministry of Culture, Damascus, Syria.
Architect/Calligrapher: Mamoun Sakkal 1975

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