Monot Public Library

The Design

A public library in the middle of the city, in Monot one of the oldest and  most cultural areas of the country. The concept is simply to have of a central void and having all the functions around it, and let the book shelfs create the interior circulation. 

As for addressing the exterior area, the whole project is elevated by a few steps above street level, and surrounded by a public piazza to create a welcoming environment to everyone.

The intention

The Execution

Showing Plans, Sections, Elevations and some collages showing the mood of the building along with exterior renders.

Project Location

  • Beirut, Lebanon "Monot"


  • Public Library

Year of Design

  • 2011-2012