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Serpentine Pavilion by Diébédo Francis Kéré, Burkina Faso

June 25th, 2017

Kéré’s oval-shaped structure features a courtyard enclosed by curving walls made from stacked wooden blocks, sheltered by a large, slatted timber roof. The form of the canopy is informed by a tree in the village of Gando in Burkina Faso, where Kéré grew up.