Isaro Lise Katangulia: Highlighting 'African Female Architects'

Rwandan architect and illustrator Isaro Lise Katangulia is celebrating the achievements of African women in architecture

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Isaro Lise Katangulia: Highlighting 'African Female Architects'

Rwandan architect and illustrator Isaro Lise Katangulia is celebrating the achievements of African women in architecture

Rwandan architect and illustrator Isaro Lise Katangulia creates "African Female Architects" to highlight and celebrate the contributions of African women to architecture.

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7 African Creatives Participating in the 17th Venice Architecture Biennale

This year's African participants hail from Cape Verde, Nigeria, Angola, and more

For this year's Venice Architecture Biennale, African participants hail from Cape Verde, Nigeria, Angola, and more.

Works

Chrissa Amuah: Bernhardt Design Collaboration & London Design Biennale

The "Duality" collection is inspired by Ghanaian patterns and colors while "Amplify" is a site-specific concept at London's Somerset House

Chrissa Amuah has recently launched a textile collection named "Duality" in partnership with furniture and design brand Bernhardt Design. She is also representing Ghana at the 2021 London Design Biennale.

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MASS: Redefining Standards in Health Design

Building functional, beautiful spaces that address infection control and enhanced public health in Sub-Saharan Africa and the developing world

MASS Design Group has been creating industry standards in Sub-Saharan Africa and the developing world for sustainable and equitable development that is accessible, purposeful, and healing.

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Makers

Orthner Orthner & Associates

Setting the standard for sustainable and affordable buildings in Ghana

Orthner Orthner & Associates are setting new standards as to what Ghana's affordable housing stock could and should look like, while putting sustainability at the forefront of their designs.

Literature

New Series Highlights Architecture in Sub-Saharan Africa

The seven-volume book collection takes a comprehensive look into some of the most significant structures from the continent’s 49 Sub-Saharan countries.

The seven-volume book collection, named “Architectural Guide Sub-Saharan Africa,” takes a comprehensive look into some of the most significant structures from the continent’s 49 Sub-Saharan countries.

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African Women in Architecture

An introductory look into seven African women in architecture and the work that they are bringing to the table

An introductory look into seven African women in architecture and the work that they are bringing to the table.

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54 Flavors: An Introduction to West African Cuisine

An exploration into dishes from countries like Cote d’Ivoire, the Gambia, Ghana, Cape Verde, and more

In a series of conversations, 54 Flavors takes a deep dive into dishes from countries like Cote d’Ivoire, the Gambia, Ghana, Cape Verde, and more.

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Exploring Public Health and Representation in Design- A Conversation

In a chat with Charity Ntansah, a Master of Public Health Doctoral Student, and Ngozi Olojede, a marketing and research expert at a leading architectural firm, we delve into the importance of diverse representation at design firms and in roles that govern health policies.

In a chat with Charity Ntansah and Ngozi Olojede, we delve into the importance of diversity and representation at design firms and in roles that govern health policies.
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Moynihan Train Hall: Stunning Art Installations

New York City's Penn Station has a new train hall with artwork by Kehinde Wiley, Stan Douglas, and Elmgreen & Dragset

New York City's Penn Station has a new train hall with artwork by Kehinde Wiley, Stan Douglas, and Elmgreen & Dragset
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DESIGN MIAMI: Tosin Oshinowo and Chrissa Amuah Partner with Lexus

Designers Chrissa Amuah and Tosin Oshinowo collaborate with Lexus Partners for Design Miami.

Get a look at the conceptual designs that explore the historical contexts of headpieces
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54 Flavors: African food entrepreneurs adapting amidst Covid

African themed restaurants, caterers, and the like have managed to persevere in the midst of the pandemic, powered, in part, by social and racial movements that have cast a spotlight on Black-owned businesses.

These African businesses are finding ways to master the new normal
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David Adjaye redesigns Princeton University Art Museum

David Adjaye reveals designs for Princeton University Art Museum

The museum will nearly double in square footage and will serve as a gathering space
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54 Flavors: Conversations on African Cuisine in the Diaspora

Conversations on African food, African restaurants, African food trucks, African frozen foods, and more.

Join us as we cover all things African food
Makers

NANA OFORI ATTA AYIM

The work of Ghanaian writer, filmmaker and historian, Nana Oforiatta Ayim, explores ideas of narratives and identity through the different media of film, literature and exhibitions.

Cultural Historian, Writer & Filmmaker
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