Hayati Binler    Msc. Architect-Restorer -  Mosque Expert    www.binler.com   hayati@binler.com


Would you get on a carriage?

 
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400 years before

 

Today

Carriage

Which would you choose for getting around today?

 Automobile

Everyone chooses for getting around an automobile today. 

Well, why do we insist on designing buildings which were built 400 years before.?

1557

Suleymaniye Mosque Istanbul-Turkey

Original buildings

 1575

 

 

Selimiye Mosque Edirne-Turkey

 

 1987

Copying buildings

 

1999

Kocatepe Mosque Ankara-Turkey

 

Sabancı Mosque Adana-Turkey

 

In your opinion; Which have originality and which are copies? Which belong to us and which to the past?

Copying buildings or contemporary designs? The decision is yours.

1988

 

Contem-porary designs

1996

 

King Faisal Mosque Islamabad-Pakistan (Architect Vedat Dalokay)   Hacı Hasan Mosque Senirkent/Isparta-Turkey (Architect Hayati Binler)

 

 

 

 


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Hayati Binler

Ankara-Turkey