Chapel of the Sun Song (Praise of the Creatures)

Submitted by Yvelle Gabriel



Client: Caritas Mannheim

Location: Mannheim, Germany

Completion date: 2015

Project Team


Yvelle Gabriel

Industry Resource

Derix Studios

Derix Studios


As early as 2015, Gabriel opened up new ways for the design of much smaller but more innovative church spaces in Germany with his hitherto extraordinary artistic concept for the new “Chapel of the Sun Song” (Laudes Creaturarum: Praise of the Creatures) in Mannheim. He also made a direct visual reference to the Pope's environmental encyclical “Laudato si”.