African Hungarian Union

African Hungarian Union

Budapest / The African Hungarian Union is a non-governmental, non-profit organization dedicated to international aid and development activities focusing on Africa.
African Hungarian Union
További ötletek tőle: African
mosquemoe:    Colourful west-african Terracotta Mosque. Porto-Novo, Benin. (photo by Anthony Asael)

mosquemoe: Colourful west-african Terracotta Mosque. Porto-Novo, Benin. (photo by Anthony Asael)

Indoor s meets outdoors ... beauty of South African architecture ...

Indoor s meets outdoors ... beauty of South African architecture ...

Africa | The musgum, an ethnic group in far north province in cameroon, created their homes from compressed sun-dried mud. More info http://kingshabit.tumblr.com/post/1260068740/the-musgum-an-ethnic-group-in-far-north-province.

Africa | The musgum, an ethnic group in far north province in cameroon, created their homes from compressed sun-dried mud. More info http://kingshabit.tumblr.com/post/1260068740/the-musgum-an-ethnic-group-in-far-north-province.

South African architectural firm Slee & Co Architects have created the Treehouse in Johannesburg, South Africa.

South African architectural firm Slee & Co Architects have created the Treehouse in Johannesburg, South Africa.

Here's another example of a Dogon door carving. That's what I want my front door to look like one day. But maybe I have to carve one myself.

Here's another example of a Dogon door carving. That's what I want my front door to look like one day. But maybe I have to carve one myself.

Cameroon via Bernard Ryefield, "Traditional Architecture"

Cameroon via Bernard Ryefield, "Traditional Architecture"

Zaria, ville Haussa, nord Nigeria photo Bruno Barbey

Zaria, ville Haussa, nord Nigeria photo Bruno Barbey

Mauritania, Oualata.  More African doorway amazingness / color palette inspiration.

Mauritania, Oualata. More African doorway amazingness / color palette inspiration.

Organization of African Unity Monument

Organization of African Unity Monument

I'm a huge fan of the mosaic African patterns on this doorway detail shot. The bold colors are characteristic of Africa, and the geometric style implies that it is heavily influenced by Islamic architectural requirements.

I'm a huge fan of the mosaic African patterns on this doorway detail shot. The bold colors are characteristic of Africa, and the geometric style implies that it is heavily influenced by Islamic architectural requirements.