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Architecture can change the world.

From the Burj Khalifa in Dubai, the Shard in London and Marina Sands in Singapore to the Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao Spain and the National Centre for the Performing Arts in Beijing, one must truly wonder, what an amazing spectacle of contemporary architectural prowess. Or, have you looked at the astonishing resemblance between the AWWA […]


All 21st century cities look the same.

Jean-Marie Kamiya is one of the handful of Rwandan architects working in the country, and his firm, GMK Architects, is heavily involved in the Kigali Master Plan. Educated in Congo and the US, Kamiya is a stately, imposing man, softened by his wide, bright-white smile. I paid a visit to GMK, which is responsible for […]