Islamic Museum of Australia, Anderson Rd, Melbourne

Project client /   Desypher Architects

Role /   Design development, construction documentation, and construction phase services

Project Sector /   Museum

Images /   Desypher

Photographer /   Christian Pearson

Synopsis /   The building is located on Merri Creek and draws upon traditional Islamic elements referenced through contemporary forms and materials. The building’s design was heavily contextualised by its location intended to create a unity between Islamic and Australian cultures. The building includes five permanent galleries, one exhibition gallery, a theatrette, workshops and a cafe.