(3d February 2015 – Competitions – picture showing the site)

The Association of Muslims in Iceland is in collaboration with The Association of Icelandic Architects sponsoring a competition for the first purpose built mosque in Iceland

The project is to design a mosque, a Muslim place of worship. It will be located on a relatively level site, close to one of the busiest streets in Reykjavik

The competitions is a project design competition  and open to everyone that fulfils the requirements of the competition brief.

A total of 5,000,000 ISK, will be granted for the three best solutions and the 1. prize will not be less than 2,500,000 ISK.

Proposals are to be delivered to the competition officer at the offices of the Association of Icelandic Architects, no later than Tuesday, 26th of May 2015.
The submission date thas been extended to the 9th of June 2015.

Competition brief:


Competition Rules AI 2015

Other competition documents will  be available if requested and by registration of a contact person by an email to 


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