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African Architecture

Haduwa Arts & Culture Institute Stage / [a]FA _ [applied] Foreign Affairs
Architecture, Cultural Architecture

Haduwa Arts & Culture Institute Stage / [a]FA _ [applied] Foreign Affairs

[a]FA _ [applied] Foreign Affairs has recently completed the stage for the Haduwa Arts & Culture Insitute in Apam. Located on the Atlantic coastline of Ghana´s Central Region, it is the focal point of a new cultural centre that has been planned to function as an open institution for independent artistic, cultural, and pedagogic experimentation.

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Mud Architecture: The Great Mosque of Djenné
Architecture

Mud Architecture: The Great Mosque of Djenné

The Great Mosque of Djenné located in the city of Djenné, Mali, on the flood plain of the Bani River dates from 1907. The building is considered to be one of the greatest achievements of the Sudano-Sahelian architectural style. The first mosque on the site was built around the 13th century as the centre of the community of Djenné, it is one of…

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