We have been working on a very special project that we can finally share with all of you. A beautifully designed mosque building in Faisalabad, Pakistan will we clad in custom handmade glass mosaic art by MEC. The mosque with feature both custom PIXL and handcut glass mosaic designs. Moroccan and Arabesque patterns on the facade, minarets, arches. Arabic calligraphy mosaic on the entrance, mehrab (curved prayer niche). A custom color palette random blend for several areas including the interior and around the windows.
We are excited to work on this project since it will showcase several types of mosaic techniques at one site. The reasons behind mash up of different techniques is both aesthetic and budgetary.
Material: Vertex 20mm glass
Technique: Hand-cut Mosaic, PIXL AddTek & Random Mixing
Location: Faisalabad, Pakistan
Behind the scenes photos from our workshop and eventually the actual installation photos from the site would be shared on our blog and social media pages later this year. So keep an eye out for those!