Architecture

The Living Room

Cave/Bush/Historical/Industrial/Residential/Modernism/Kikuyu-gothic/Starchitecture



  • -Downtown Nairobi
  • -Industrial Area: Nairobi
  • -Upperhill: Nairobi
  • -Ruaka town: Kiambu
  • -Olkaria Geothermal Power Plant & Spa: Naivasha
  • -Nairobi-Mombasa Standard Gauge Railway & Terminus
  • -The Aga Khan University Hospital: 3rd Parklands Avenue
  • -The Nay Palad Bird Nest: Segera, Laikipia
  • -Sarakasi Dome: Ngara
  • -Diamond Plaza: Parklands
  • -National Cereals and Produce Board building: Embakasi & Eldoret
  • -National Cereals and Produce Board silos: Kitale
  • -Jamhuri High School: Limuru Road
  • -Delamere Flats: Milimani Road
  • -McMillan Castle: Ol Donyo Sabuk
  • -Lord Egerton Castle: Nakuru
  • -Brahma Kumaris Raja Yoga Centre: Westlands
  • -FCB Mihrab: Kilimani
  • -Yaya ghost tower: Kilimani
  • -Green House Mall: Ngong Road
  • -Adams Arcade: Ngong Road
  • -Greek Orthodox Patriarchate of Alexandria and All Africa Church: Valley road
  • -St. Pauls Chapel: University Roundabout
  • -Karen Blixen Museum: Karen
  • -State House: State House Road
  • -Nairobi National Museum- Museum Hill
  • -Kenya National Library: Upperhill
  • -YMCA building: Shauri Moyo, Eastlands
  • -Kaloleni Social Hall: Kaloleni, Nairobi
  • -Kariokor Flats, Block B1-House no.29: Eastleigh Avenue
  • -All Saints Cathedral: Kenyatta Avenue
  • -Ethiopian Orthodox Church: Kilimani
  • -Integrity Center: Valley Road
  • -Egerton University: Njoro
  • -University of Nairobi, Mahatma Gandhi Building: Harry Thuku Road
  • -University of Nairobi, The Jomo Kenyatta Memorial Library: University Way
  • -The Mama Sarah Obama Legacy Project: Kogelo
  • -Moi International Sports Centre: Kasarani
  • -Silole Sanctuary: Rongai
  • -Crave Kitchen: Kikuyu Town
  • -Cave Bureau: Rose Avenue
  • -Tree Tops Hotel: Nyeri
  • -Nanyuki Simba Lodge: Nanyuki
  • -Rahimtulla Trust Library: Mfangano Street
  • -Konokono Vaccination and Educational Clinic: Turkana
  • -Export Processing Zone: Athi River
  • -Mt. Suswa caves: The Great Rift-Valley, Narok
  • -Paradise Lost caves: Kiambu
  • -Italian Prisoners Of War Catholic Church: The Great Rift-Valley, Maai Mahiu rd.
  • -Don Bosco Catholic Church: Upperhill
  • -The East Africa Swaminarayan Satsang Temple: Forest Road
  • -Oshwal Center: Westlands
  • -Njuri Ncheke shrines: Meru
  • -Ngugi wa Thiong’o’s House: Limuru Uplands
  • -Intona Ranch/Joseph & Sheila Murumbi’s House: Trans Mara, Narok
  • -Embassy of Switzerland: Rosslyn Green Estate
  • -African Heritage House: Kitengela
  • -Bomas of Kenya: Langata
  • -Petanns Driving School & Computer College Building: Kasarani
  • -Gurdwara Nanaksar: Westlands
  • -Free Masons Lodges: Nairobi, Eldoret, Kisumu, Mombasa
  • -Luigi Broglio Space Center, Malindi
  • -Nyali Bridge
  • -Kilifi Bridge
  • -Nairobi Lunar Park: Haile Selassie Avenue
  • -Uhuru Park: Nairobi CBD
  • -Uhuru Gardens Memorial Park: Langata
  • -Desert Museum: Loiyangalani
  • -Rabai Museum: Mombasa
  • -Mijikenda Kayas- Kilifi District
  • -Fort Jesus: Mombasa
  • -Gedi Ruins: Kilifi District
  • -Lamu Floating Bar: Indian Ocean
  • -Lamu Island: Oldtown
  • -Tatu City: Ruiru
  • -Duck architecture/decorated sheds: The Annual ASK Nairobi International Trade Fair
  • -Myth: Konza Technology City (Silicon Savannah). Makueni County
  • -All Railway stations between Nairobi-Mombasa & Nairobi-Kisumu

 

 

The Viewing room

The viewing room

2019

 

 

 

2018

    • -Manifesto: Julian Rosefeldt
    • -Life of Imitation: Ming Wong
    • -Georges Méliès
    • -Abbas Kiarostami
    • -Barry Jenkins
    • -Prison Images: Harun Farocki
    • -Moving text at airports & supermarket check-out counters
    • -Out Film Festival Nairobi- 2018 film selections
The Reading room

The reading room

2019

  • KADIST: A Distinct Itinerary in. Space and. Time.
  • -Suzanne Lacy & Pilar Riaño-Alcalá. Medellin, Colombia: Re-inhabiting Memory
  • -Ngũgĩ wa Mirii : On Literacy Content, 1979
  • -James Muriuki & Syowia Kyambi: Layers
  • -Chimurenganyana: When you kill us we Rule! Fela Anikulapo Kuti’s last interview. By Keziah Jones
  • -Monsieur Antipyrine’s Manifesto:  Tristan Tzara
  • -Texte Zur Kunst: Globalisms
  • -Hans Ulrich Obrist: do it. The compendium
  • -Ashraf Jamal: In The World. Essays on Contemporary South African Art
  • -Àsìkò: residency notes
  • -Co.@rtnews
  • -Jackie Karuti: The Address
  • -Kochi-Muziris Biennale, 2018 catalog: Possibilities for a non-alienated life
  • -Dazed & Confused magazine
  • -Jackie Karuti responding to Wolfang Tillmans’ work: What else can a photograph be?

 

2018

 

    • -Soul of a Nation. Art in the Age of Black Power: Edited by Mark Godfrey & Zoé Whitley
    • -Anne Michaels: Fugitive Pieces
    • -John Berger: The Red Tenda of Bologna
    • -Jean Rhys: Till September Petronella
    • -Fernando Pessoa: I Have More Souls than One
    • -Salta Idi: Zingatia
    • -Museum fur Volkerkunde, Frankfurt-Signs: Art from East Africa 1974 – 1989
    • -Michelle Cliff: if I could Write this in Fire
    • -Dak’Art Biennale 2018 Catalog
    • -The Invention of Zimbabwe: The Chronic, Chimurenga-April, 2018
    • -XiBARUU TEERE YI(‘Chronic Books’ in Wolof): What can African Writers Learn from Cheikh Anta Diop?
    • -A Path Not Taken: The Story of Joseph Murumbi. Africa’s Greatest Private Cultural Collector and Kenya’s Second Vice-president. Anne Thurston
    • -Purple: John Akomfrah
    • -documenta14 Daybook & Reader
    • -SOUTH as a state of mind
    • -Àsìkò: on the future of artistic and curatorial pedagogies in Africa
    • -Curriculum of Connections. Focus: Education- Contemporary &: Special documenta 14 edition
    • -Condition Report: symposium on building Art institutions in Africa. Edited by Koyo Kouoh