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Urban Design

AVUCITYSPACE

Lilongwe, Malawi. 2017

Collaborative speculative project

Architect Catherine Sani + Architect Maliam Mdoko

under a joint venture called AVUCITYSPACE©.

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With urbanisation comes changes in cityscapes that have affected open city spaces creating challenges particularly in left over and abandoned space.

AVUCITYSPACE explores how architecture through a rethinking of urban design can enhance city’s character, transforming challenges into opportunities and initiate policy formulation regarding [public] spaces around and within developments

Entry in 2017 Africa Architecture Awards:

http://africaarchitectureawards.com/en/entry/architecture-versus-urbanisation-city-space-avucityspace

 

 

Initial Concept. African United Park, through AU Lilongwe, Malawi

Initial Concept. African United Park, through AU Lilongwe, Malawi

Lilongwe, Malawi, 2017

Project Architect.

The African United Park, the brainchild of Dr Ngomo, would be the first of its kind, in the continent. Designed by a specialist consultancy team, would be an attempt at “by us – for us” whilst generating discourse on identity, city space and African Unity.