RESEARCH & ACTION
FOR THE AFRICAN BUILT ENVIRONMENT
African Architecture Matters is a not-for-profit consultancy working with the African built environment in the fields of heritage, planning, research and education.
We are particularly concerned with the question of how to manage and develop the dynamically changing built environment with respect to the community, culture and history. By collaborating with people and organisations from various disciplines we explore and develop multidisciplinary strategies and interventions that respond to that question.
After the completion of the Ng’ambo Tuitakayo project, the collected material during the mapping phase appeared so rich, that together
BLUEPRINT FOR MAJESTIC CINEMA CULTURE HUB
The history of cinema in Zanzibar goes back to the early 20th century. In its heydays the island was home to three permanent movie theatres