Autodesk Kenya Live

Autodesk Africa is coming to Nairobi once again and invites you to attend a workshop showcasing the very best in design technology software and test drive moving from AutoCAD to BIM for Build.

Working Smarter: Architects and their Apps

Smart phones are all together taking over how we communicate and relate. Why not let them also take a swipe at how we design. Here are apps that could make an architects design process a little less bulky.

Grand Théatre de Rabat / Zaha Hadid Architects ZHA

On October 7, 2014 His Majesty King Mohammed VI, launched the Official start of construction of the Grand Theatre in Rabat with a desire was to give Rabat a theatre that will raise it to the rank of major cities of the Mediterranean. The project which is approximately 27,000m² in area enjoys a remarkable location between the ancient twin cities of Rabat and Salé on the shores of Bouregreg River...

The CAD Enigma: The Backlash Within Architecture in Africa

Computer Aided Design is an influence that has been flung into every design spectrum through the years culminating in unprecedented levels of heralded growth and advancements in design. Architectural styles of architects like Thomas Hetherwick and Thomas Mayne  may have been an impossible fete without such unprecedented technological savoir faire and as such CAD amid a world so keen to outdo it...