David Adjaye unveils designs for children’s cancer treatment centre in Rwanda

The architect, who was born in Tanzania, is designing the Gahanga International Children's Cancer Hospital for a four-h...

Calabar International Convention Center

The Calabar International Convention Center in the southeastern part of Nigeria is located in the scenic river delta of...

Beautiful buildings, ingenious innovation: Africa’s most exciting architects.

Africa is a land under construction. Last year, over $220 billion was spent on all kinds of building projects in...

The Beauty of Africa’s Traditional Architecture, In One Big Database

In 2014, architect Jon Sojkowski created the first online database of African vernacular architecture, using photos he‚...

6 Ancient African Architectural Marvels Built Before Greece or Rome Existed

Here are three examples of ancient African Architectural Marvels which were built before either Greece or Rome existed ...

Annabelle Selldorf designs new primary school for rural Zambia

A New York-based nonprofit organization has commissioned Selldorf Architects to design an elementary school for a remot...

In celebration of the African vernacular architecture

American architect Jon (Twingi) Sojkowski is putting together an online database that will uncover and celebrate the be...

Buildings in Africa provides Traditional Architecture (Part 2)

An article from Curbed enumerated some of the displays in Louisiana Museum of Modern Arts that showcase contemporary ar...

Groosman to create extreme cantilevers for arts Centre in Rwanda’s capital

An arts and cultural centre with two huge cantilevered wings has been unveiled by Dutch architectural firm Groosman as ...

Domestic Architecture

African architecture is exceptionally diverse from region to region, and has been subject to numerous external influenc...

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