2017 Serpentine Pavilion designed by Francis Kéré

2017 Serpentine Pavilion designed by Francis Kéré

Architect Francis Kéré talks about the inspiration for the 2017 Serpentine Pavilion and how he hopes people will use it over the summer.The 2017...
Build Your Own Pavilion: Francis Kéré

Build Your Own Pavilion: Francis Kéré

Award-winning architect Francis Kéré talks about his approach when designing for children and families, featuring Gando Primary School, Burkina Faso, and the 2017 Serpentine...
Diébédo Francis Kéré Interview: Architecture is a Wake-Up Call

Diébédo Francis Kéré Interview: Architecture is a Wake-Up Call

"Architecture is much more than art. And it is by far more than just building buildings". Meet award-winning architect Diébédo Francis Kéré from Burkina...
GSD at the Chicago Architecture Biennial: “New Materialisms: Panel 1, Practices Make History”

GSD at the Chicago Architecture Biennial: “New Materialisms: Panel 1, Practices Make History”

“New Materialisms: Histories Make Practice | Practices Make History” brings together historians, critics, and practitioners to discuss the complex ways in which architecture is...
Serpentine Pavilion 2017: Francis Kéré

Serpentine Pavilion 2017: Francis Kéré

Diébédo Francis Kéré talks about his 2017 Pavilion design, his work in Burkina Faso and his German influences.Inspired by the tree that...
Serpentine Architecture: Francis Kéré in Conversation

Serpentine Architecture: Francis Kéré in Conversation

Berlin-based architect Francis Kéré in conversation with Stefano Boeri (Stefano Boeri Architetti), Mohsen Mostafavi (Dean, Harvard Graduate School of Design), Hans Ulrich Obrist (Artistic...
“Bridging the Gap,” Francis Kere

“Bridging the Gap,” Francis Kere

Diébédo Francis Kéré, Architect from Burkina Faso, studied at the „Technische Universität Berlin". He focuses on education as the developing concept for his country,...
Current Work: Francis Kéré, Kéré Architecture

Current Work: Francis Kéré, Kéré Architecture

Recorded: February 9, 2012 In this excerpt from his February 2012 Current Work lecture, architect Francis Kéré presents a Primary School and Teachers Housing in...
Biennale Architettura 2018 – Meetings on Architecture 01 (Freespace)

Biennale Architettura 2018 – Meetings on Architecture 01 (Freespace)

Meetings on Architecture 01: FREESPACE Speakers: Paolo Baratta, Shelley McNamara, Yvonne Farrell, Francis Diébédo Kéré, Marina Tabassum, Michael Maltzan, Dorte Mandrup. 26 May 2018, Teatro Piccolo Arsenale,...