Kijani Kito

The clients' brief asked for a design proposal for the new services areas, staff area and a self contained dwelling for the managing director.

The project utilizes lamu vernacular with its decorative carpentry and coral cladding hand in hand with modern materials such as reinforced concrete and glass to fulfill the clients desires for a practical, modern and comfortable building that is rooted in its context.

Lead designer: Moran Munyuthe
Ass designer: Niko Newhouse
Civil engineering: Epsilon Consulting

Contractor: Neha Builders

Carpentry: Safina Handcraft

Client: KI Installment Fund

Photos: Harrison Thane