Two SAOTA designed projects – DDS in São Paulo, Brazil and La Reserve in Dakar, Senegal – have been shortlisted as finalists for the World Architecture Festival (WAF) Awards 2021.
The objective of this year’s edition of the Kaira Looro international architecture competition was to design a women’s house created to promote gender equality as a determining factor for development in rural Africa.
Kaira Looro Competition
Touahri Meriem: Given the importance of training and space research on an international scale and the neglect of these in Algeria, a country which has the natural capacities to integrate such activities.
University of Constantine 3 Salah Boubnider Algeria department of architecture
Autodesk 3ds Max, Lumion, Adobe Premiere Pro. Zair Sofiane (Visualization)
Jaco Booyens Architect together with SAOTA restores Buffelsdrift, an award-winning farm located west of Ladismith in the arid Klein Karoo region of South Africa. SAOTA specialises in contemporary architecture and has designed luxury homes around the world, however, when SAOTA Director, Greg Truen acquired the farm in 2016 it was important to him to...
Jaco Booyens Architect & SAOTA
Ladismith, South Africa
Terracotta is designed with a double - helix structure that twists up around a fixed central core built mostly from concrete for seismic stability. All levels are linked by mega columns.
Ain El Sira Lake, Fustat, Egypt
C.Reality has announced a collaboration with Art D’Egypt and Orascom, in which an installation based on the traditional pigeon tower was designed and set up in the open- air exhibition at O West. The concept was created by Sarah Sarofim, designed by Mohamed Salem and implemented by C.Reality, and will be revealed on the 26th of March 2021 at the op...
Petit à petit l’oiseau fait son nid
O’West 6th Of October, Cairo, Egypt
Gregoire Maisondieu Architecture & Design: This is the main residence of a couple and their two children. The house is developed on three levels: Ground floor: reception, living areas. First floor: four beedrooms (family and guests). Basement: level of leisure (gym, spa and cinema room) and services.
Gregoire Maisondieu Architecture & Design
Located in Ibadan plains of Nigeria, this modern & minimalist cabin designed by Iranian architects Mohammad Hossein Rabbani Zade & Mohammad Mahmoodiye.
Autodesk Revit, Lumion11, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Premier