Muqarnas have a proud thousand year tradition. Today they can be integrated in the most modern leading edge architecture. Their strict geometric definition and expression lends them to formal architectural designs.
Complex Compositions of Muqarnas
Muqarnas lend themselves to seamless and complex compositions. This opens whole new areas for exploring muqarnas design.
This arch shows that a single continuous surface of muqarnas can provide both the interior ceiling and the roof of a structure.
Spiral Staircase with Muqarnas Ceiling
A completely novel use of muqarnas is to provide a ceiling treatment for spiral staircases. Numerous muqarnas forms can achieve this.