The Legacy Restoration Trust, Nigeria, the British Museum and Adjaye Associates announce details of major archaeology project on the site of a new museum in Benin City.
As part of the ‘Rediscovering the History of Benin’ initiative announced today in Benin City, Nigeria, The Legacy Restoration Trust (LRT), the British Museum and Adjaye Associates are pleased to announce a major new archaeology project, linked to the construction of the newly named Edo Museum of West African Art (EMOWAA).
A cathedral in Ghana, a scorpion / sphinx, Rembrandt, graffiti, urban exploring and stars.
The Serpentine Galleries in collaboration with Google Arts & Culture, together with the internationally acclaimed architect Sir David Adjaye, OBE have launched Serpentine Augmented Architecture
‘This work is attached to tradition but at the same time it’s very edgy and contemporary’
In 1837, the Government School of Design opened in Somerset House on the Strand in London: the world’s first, publicly funded design school. 175 years later and now known as the Royal College of Art, it is the world’s oldest art and design university in continuous operation.
Urban Africa – David Adjaye’s photographic journey at the Design Museum from 31 March – 5 September 2010
One of the leading architects of his generation, David Adjaye has stepped out of his regular line of work to… Read More