Stunning Modern Chapel In South Africa Has Roof To Take Flight

Set within a serenely expansive vineyard in South Africa, a new modern chapel by Steyn Studio, in collaboration with TV3 Architects, is an impressive piece of religious architecture. Capped by an undulating roof, the Bosjes Chapel pays homage to historic Cape Dutch homes.

Stunning Modern Chapel In South Africa

As it rises up, the poured concrete roof reveals large picture windows that allude to the structure’s full height. Surrounded by the mountains, the building’s forms also mirror its environment. Inspired by the biblical passage Psalm 36:7, which reads “How priceless is your unfailing love, O God! People take refuge in the shadow of your wings,” the chapel appears to float in space.

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