Vernacular Architecture in Burkina Faso

West Afrika is quickly expanding its economy and population, leaving us with interesting architectural and urban challenges. Many of the sustainable problems we face in the West have been solved […]

Castle of Good Hope

In 2009 I visited the “Castle of Good Hope”, a Dutch fortress in Capetown’s city centre, built around 1670. The coming year I want to research what value South Africa […]

Holistic hospital design

To fit a new regional hospital in the physical, social and economic context of Northern Ethiopia a design has been made from a holistic approach. The patient, mostly from a […]

Mafundi EXPO

Rapid urbanisation is a pressing issue in the global south, bringing forth the challenges of informal urbanisation that proliferates when the state is unable to produce adequate and affordable living […]

Chitakale community centre

Once long ago I had a dream, to go to Africa as a dentist and help the people. But how can an architect help in Africa? I learned people don’t […]