A Young Syrian Architect’s Vision For Rebuilding Her Country

For Architectural Digest, by John Gendall.

As the world watches the Syrian Civil War drag on, a Syrian architect, Marwa al-Sabouni, has dealt with the ravages of conflict by thinking ahead to the postwar rebuilding process. From her home in Syria, she spoke with AD about her vision for the future.

Based in Homs, Syria’s third largest city, al-Sabouni has lived the experience of a civil war. “We basically don’t have a cityscape anymore,” she says, pointing to the fact that over 60 percent of Homs has been completely razed as a result of the conflict. There are pockets read more >>>

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