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Straw Bale School

Straw Bale School is Nuru Karim‘s proposal for a secondary school located in 30 kilometers west of the Ntchisi Forest Reserve in Malawi, Africa. The Indian architecture practice Nudes, led by Nuru Karim believes the design responds to the brief focused on modularity, incremental expansion, deployment and sustainable technologies.

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Straw Bale School
Straw Bale School

A modular “ladder” component is deployed to create a structural system that houses the pedagogical intent of the school. The “ladder” component is incrementally arrayed along a path to explore inside-outside relations where learning environments are concerned.

Straw Bale School
Straw Bale School
Straw Bale School

The angle defining the ladder has been determined to explore both horizontal and vertical conditions. The “horizontal” condition explores out of the classroom learning activities including spaces for amphitheaters, outdoor workshops and passive recreational activities.

Straw Bale School
Straw Bale School
Straw Bale School
Straw Bale School

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The Parks at Amara Chapel by Buensalido Architects – Parametric Architecture

The Parks at Amara Chapel by Buensalido Architects in Cebu City, Philippines This project was done for one of the biggest property developers in the country, Ayala Land. The site is in the second phase of their high-end subdivision in Cebu City called the Parks at Amara, and we were asked to design a unique …

Pavilion Number 2 – MSA Team – Parametric Architecture

Pavilion Number 2 designed by MSA team at the University of Mazandaran in December 2017 which is now hosted in Kermanshah Iran . The Pavilion was designed for presenting the research achievements of the universities participated in 10th HAREKAT festival was made during the computational design and digital fabrication workshop.

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