L’ecole Puzzle is a new vision for learning, growing and playing in the Kisanfu and Lenge villages.
Situated 200KM from Lubumbashi in the Democratic Republic of Congo, a formula was created to encourage not only learning, but growing and playing. In addition, the proposal is a flexible, modular design which can suit more students should the need arise.
As part of a permaculture strategy combining schools for up to 300 children, the vision displays the possibility for vast vegetation areas, growing spaces and a market in order to support the operation of the school and become an active part of village life - READ MORE
Location: Kisanfu and Lenge, Katanga, DRC
Project Architect: Mbachi Kaluba
Client: ERG Africa
Project area: 1,000m2
Material: Concrete, local clay, bricks, steel and glass
Architects: 3bd Architects
Engineering: 3bd Architects
Project Period: 2018 - 2019
Photographs: Sean Payne
Physical Model: AMALGAM MODEL MAKERS