Taylor Barracks Mannheim, constricted competition
Kéré Architecture has won the first prize to develop a urban design for a former barracks terrain in Mannhein, Germany. Together with the landscape architects ManMadeLand they have submitted a concept with a strong urban park that convinced the commitee.
On September 20, 2013, TEDCity2.0 will commence at the TimesCenter in New York City from 9am-5pm EST. Diébédo Francis Kéré will be one of the speakers in Session 4 Redrawing Geographies: 3:30 - 5pm ET
International Red Cross and Red Crescent Museum
Reopening of the permanent exhibition "The humanitarian Adventure" on 18 May 2013
Global Holcim Award 2012 Gold
Global Holcim Award Gold for the project Secondary school with passive ventilation system.
Gando, Burkina Faso, 29th of March 2012
Kéré Architecture is building a new Atelierspace in Gando, Burkina Faso.
Together with the Accademia di Architettura di Mendrisio (Swizzerland) and the partner association Schulbausteine für Gando e.V., a space dedicated to knowledge exchange between the local communities, students, visitors, African and European architects, will be constructed.If you want to get involved in the project, please visit www.fuergando.de or the official fundraising page www.betterplace.org/p15529
Thank you very much for your engagement!
School Library, Gando
In addition to the Primary school a school library is under construction on the school ground in Gando.
Secondary school, Gando
After building the Primary school in 2001 and its extension in 2008, where already more than 700 children are educated, the Secondary school gives graduates access to higher education.