Let’s Turn Scrap from Wrecked Homes into Hurricane-Resistant Construction Materials in the Caribbean
November 27, 2013
Architecture, Tools & People
contributor: Rob Goodier, Charles Newman
The architect Charles Newman has spent the last several years wandering Central and East Africa building and renovating schools, libraries, kitchens and other structures, often with a camera in hand. He has shared this collection of his photos of architecture and construction, tools, crafts and people from Kenya to Congo.
Newman recently took a position as the Kenya Country Director for the Kounkuey Design Initiative where he works in Kibera, Nairobi’s largest slum. You can follow him on Twitter and Instagram via @Afritekt, or read his blog, www.afritekt.wordpress.com.