Portfolio Category: Sacred

B’nai Tzedek

Potomac, MD - “Make a fence around the Torah.” Mishnah, Pirke Avoth, Rabbinic Saying Using natural materials and symbolic forms, Shinberg.Levinas created an elegantly simple, modern space for B’nai Tzedek. Layered walls use light and texture to enhance the design. Light washes down on the sanctuary in different paths at different times of the day,…
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B’nai Shalom of Olney

Olney, MD - This 26,000 square-foot addition and renovation expands B’nai Shalom’s established school and administrative areas, enlarges and reconfigures its main worship space, and expands the social hall in order to accommodate larger events such as weddings and bar mitzvahs. Working closely with the client, we produced a unified, efficient and expressive architectural solution…
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CIRA Argentina

Buenos Aires, Argentina - Templo Libertad is a synagogue situated in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The synagogue is home to the Congregación Israelita de la República de Argentina (CIRA). In addition to the sanctuary and support spaces, the building houses a Jewish history museum, rooms that exhibit a diverse range of masterpieces related to Judaism, and a kosher restaurant.…
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