Marchitecture day 2

Past Event

Started in 2018, Marchitecture is an annual month of events and activities dedicated to Architecture and Urban Design. Marchitecture is a gateway to exploring Doha’s beautiful architecture through tours, public talks, and curated activities throughout March.

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At Marchitecture 2024, we invite you to explore the theme of "Islamic Architecture and its Global Influence." Over three enlightening days, participants will have the exclusive opportunity to delve into the intricate beauty of Doha's iconic mosques, masterfully crafted by world-renowned architects such as Ali Mangera, Ada Yvars, Fanos Panayides, Simon Gathergole, as well as regional luminaries Dr. Ali Abdulraouf and Marwan Al Baluchi.

Day 2

Keynote Lecture 8:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Contemporary Expressions: Fusion of Islamic and Global Architectural Styles

Explore how architects seamlessly blend traditional Islamic design with modern aesthetics, creating a captivating contemporary synthesis.


Ali Mangera, Director and Co-Founder MYAA

Ada Yvars

Taha Al-Hiti, Architect

Marwan Al Balushi

Moderator: Suzanne Ghadanfar,
research fellow for the MSc program in Islamic Art, Architecture, and Urbanism at the College of Islamic Studies, HBKU.  .

Tour 9:30 PM - 10:30 PM

Architectural Fusion Unveiled: A Tour of Qatar Foundation's Education City Mosque

Suhoor and Networking 10:30 PM - 12:00 PM

Minaretein Center