Sunday, November 9, 2014

Mali Design progress

I'm having so much fun designing a community center that will be built in Mali! I had no idea what Malian architecture was like before this project, but look at this gorgeous mosque! I have a new bucket list item:

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  1. This masque is actually super cool! I saw a BBC documentary on it and it's made entirely from mud and wood. Every year the members gather together in the rainy season to pile on more mud to keep it standing!

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    1. And I think all of that wood sticking out acts as a scaffolding so they can do that, right? So cool! Like a giant sandcastle.

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