Meeting Francis Kéré
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28 January 2020
Photo: Erik-Jan Ouwerkerk
An in-depth discussion with Berlin-based, Burkina Faso-born architect Diébédo Francis Kéré, reflecting on how his practise Kéré Architecture creates buildings with both a sense of place and purpose. Plus, we meet design fair Maison et Objet’s designer of the year – lighting and interiors specialist Michael Anastassiades.
28 January 2020
Photo: Kéré Architecture
The award-winning Berlin-based, Burkina Faso-born architect discusses his approach to creating buildings such as educational centres and artistic pavilions, as well as the upcoming national assembly of his home country.
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Lighting and interiors designer Michael Anastassiades was recently named designer of the year at the Maison & Objet trade fair in Paris. Monocle’s design editor Nolan Giles caught up with him to learn about some of his bright ideas.
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