Guelmim Technology School

From Timbuktu Chronicles Sun Dec 16 2012, 14:12:00

In Morroco, from Dezeen:

Image courtesy of Fernando Guerra.

The Guelmim Technology School, designed by architects Saad El Kabbaj, Driss Kettani and Mohamed Amine Siana, comprises a series of concrete buildings that feature projecting windows, louvres and narrow openings. The project consists of an amphitheater, classrooms, workshops, laboratories, administration, library, teacher's offices and office staff housing. The starting point was to provide a strong architecture, contemporary but inspired by the context in which it occurs via Pattern & Texture by Essence

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