Jean Prouvé - La Maison Tropicale

Late French engineer and designer Jean Prouvé and his "La Maison Tropicale" i.e. The Tropical House or a House for the Tropics. Th...
- 12/01/2010 01:38:00 am
Jean Prouvé - La Maison Tropicale Jean Prouvé - La Maison Tropicale Reviewed by NG on 12/01/2010 01:38:00 am Rating: 5

Blog Writers Needed!!

NigerianArchitecture.blogspot.com needs your creativity. I am looking for writers for the blog, articles, if you want to have your say thi...
- 11/24/2010 12:11:00 am
Blog Writers Needed!! Blog Writers Needed!! Reviewed by NG on 11/24/2010 12:11:00 am Rating: 5
Hints of traditional Nigerian design Hints of traditional Nigerian design Reviewed by NG on 11/11/2010 08:00:00 am Rating: 5

Adobe Grain Storage

Even simple stores for grains can be inspirational in terms of building design.
- 11/09/2010 10:12:00 pm
Adobe Grain Storage Adobe Grain Storage Reviewed by NG on 11/09/2010 10:12:00 pm Rating: 5

DEMAS NWOKO

  Born in 1935, he practised as a master painter, artist and architect. He favoured the combination of the use of Nigerian Arch...
- 10/31/2010 02:30:00 am
DEMAS NWOKO DEMAS NWOKO Reviewed by NG on 10/31/2010 02:30:00 am Rating: 5
Our Builders cannot build our buildings? Our Builders cannot build our buildings? Reviewed by NG on 10/29/2010 08:00:00 am Rating: 5
30,000 houses for 12 million Nigerians 30,000 houses for 12 million Nigerians Reviewed by NG on 10/27/2010 08:16:00 am Rating: 5

Art-frican Deco

Do contemporary building designs exhibit signs of being stuck in the era of Art Deco, or are they reinterpretations of our vernacular ...
- 10/25/2010 08:22:00 am
Art-frican Deco Art-frican Deco Reviewed by NG on 10/25/2010 08:22:00 am Rating: 5

The Importance of Ornament

In vernacular Nigerian archicture, the idea of ornament on the facade and interior of a building has always been key to the design of most p...
- 10/23/2010 03:41:00 am
The Importance of Ornament The Importance of Ornament Reviewed by NG on 10/23/2010 03:41:00 am Rating: 5

Nigerian House of the Future # 2

As part of the new series which has just begun at nigerianarchitecture.blogspot.com, I will be posting entries of what others think should...
- 10/22/2010 08:00:00 am
Nigerian House of the Future # 2 Nigerian House of the Future # 2 Reviewed by NG on 10/22/2010 08:00:00 am Rating: 5

Lagos roads get health check

Governor Babtunde Fashola of Lagos state, last week initiated the "Gradual Upgrading and Replacement Infrastructural Renewal". A...
- 10/21/2010 08:04:00 am
Lagos roads get health check Lagos roads get health check Reviewed by NG on 10/21/2010 08:04:00 am Rating: 5
What IS Nigerian Architecture? Part 2 What IS Nigerian Architecture? Part 2 Reviewed by NG on 10/20/2010 02:15:00 am Rating: 5

Goodluck arives in Anambra state

President Goodluck Jonathan has recently commissioned various construction projects in Anambra during his visit to the state this passing ...
- 10/19/2010 08:00:00 am
Goodluck arives in Anambra state Goodluck arives in Anambra state Reviewed by NG on 10/19/2010 08:00:00 am Rating: 5
Ogun state says goodbye to household generators? Ogun state says goodbye to household generators? Reviewed by NG on 10/17/2010 06:00:00 pm Rating: 5

Nigerian House of the Future # 1

As part of the new series which has just begun at nigerianarchitecture.blogspot.com, I will be posting entries of what others think should b...
- 10/16/2010 07:10:00 pm
Nigerian House of the Future # 1 Nigerian House of the Future # 1 Reviewed by NG on 10/16/2010 07:10:00 pm Rating: 5
The NIGERIAN HOUSE OF THE FUTURE series launch!! The NIGERIAN HOUSE OF THE FUTURE series launch!! Reviewed by NG on 10/16/2010 04:34:00 pm Rating: 5
Nigerian Architecture Blog Video Nigerian Architecture Blog Video Reviewed by NG on 10/15/2010 07:10:00 pm Rating: 5
Do we have a lot to learn from Hong kong? Do we have a lot to learn from Hong kong? Reviewed by NG on 10/15/2010 04:10:00 am Rating: 5

What IS Nigerian Architecture?

Nigerian Architecture hopes that all our readers had a happy 50th independence day anniversary!! *** But in the wake of the celebrations...
- 10/01/2010 11:49:00 pm
What IS Nigerian Architecture? What IS Nigerian Architecture? Reviewed by NG on 10/01/2010 11:49:00 pm Rating: 5

All aboard the new Lagos trains.

The Nigerian Railway Corporation NRC has introduced the new 'first-class' trains in order to reduce conjestion on the roads and to...
- 8/17/2010 02:17:00 am
All aboard the new Lagos trains. All aboard the new Lagos trains. Reviewed by NG on 8/17/2010 02:17:00 am Rating: 5

WANTED!! - Blog Writers

Hello there, this blog is looking for 2 writers who are passionate about Nigerian Architecture and enjoy writing about the latest updates ...
- 6/23/2010 04:30:00 am
WANTED!! - Blog Writers WANTED!! - Blog Writers Reviewed by NG on 6/23/2010 04:30:00 am Rating: 5
Introducing the African Institute of Science and Technology, Abuja Introducing the African Institute of Science and Technology, Abuja Reviewed by NG on 6/20/2010 03:54:00 am Rating: 5

The Evolution of the Vernacular

When it comes to the history of architecture, those who work within the industry know very well the importance and the relevance of referrin...
- 6/20/2010 02:15:00 am
The Evolution of the Vernacular The Evolution of the Vernacular Reviewed by NG on 6/20/2010 02:15:00 am Rating: 5

Mushin Volunteers

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/9/98/Lagos_Map.PNG Mushin, Lagos, Nigeria was hit by an 'army' of 5,000 volunteers,...
- 1/11/2010 02:03:00 am
Mushin Volunteers Mushin Volunteers Reviewed by NG on 1/11/2010 02:03:00 am Rating: 5

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