Thursday, August 26, 2010

built entirely by hand, the 'greniers du sahel' cold rooms measure up to 6 metres in height
see the making video
musgum clay houses in cameroon
what strikes at first sight is their almost organic simplicity, a second reading reveals the functions behind the forms.
the walls of the houses are thicker at the base than at the summit, which increases the stability of the building.

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