[Above photograph: satellite image view from space of the project as it currently exists.]
An unforgettable experience with rural South Africa as our nucleus and dedication and teamwork as our tonic, this live build charity social architecture project was a great success and alternative studio route from my second year as a Nottingham University Architect 2011-12. It’s entirety can be seen here or view my personal account. Scroll down for more images under design scheme.
Brief: To design, develop and physically build a sustainable nursery school in Limpopo, South Africa. A team of 50 second years were selected for this project to work with 5th years, sponsors, tutors and the local community.
INITIAL DEVELOPMENT WORK: Small Group Scheme, initial ideas, working in teams of 5-7 for the first proposal
The final chosen and amalgamated scheme can be seen on the first link provided above. And in reality…