South Africa is representative of a condition that is common to many developing countries; known in economic terms as 'The Missing Middle', it is characterized by a high number...

The treatise seeks to make a valuable contribution to a current discussion in architecture and urbanism regarding the perception and re-conceptualisation of what in previous paradigms was left-over, unassigned space between developments....

This dissertation is rooted within my personal struggle to understand and react to my experiences of absurdity and complexity within place and the making of architecture between...

A wooden box created from a fascination with complex patterns and structures in nature. The Voronoi principle: a Voronoi tessellation is a method of partitioning a plane into regions....

Located along the banks of the sacred river Ganga in Varanasi, India, YANTRA explores the junction of water purification infrastructure with uses of the everyday to create...

Johannesburg, The City of Gold, can be defined by the interaction between what is below, what is on its surface, and what is above. Johannesburg came into...

The project titled "Treadmill’ is located in Mitchell Street, Pretoria West. A group of four students tackled the latent potential of industrial heritage in this area and...

Continual exploration is key to learning. Whether these explorations are based on past, present or future typologies are quite irrelevant in determining their validity. Depending on the...

The idea of evolution, and the human-form as we know it, becoming 'the other' is a concept which has long fascinated me. CHARLES explores the evolution of the...

Buildings have a large negative impact on the environment in terms of the natural resources and energy that they consume, as well as substantially contributing to global...