African Heritage Architecture Compendium
Winning Designs from our CPDI Africa Competitions

Welcome to the African Heritage Architecture Compendium, the celebration of contemporary vernacular inspired architecture! Our database comprises of architecture that preserves traditional design philosophies, translates these indigenous philosophies into new architectural languages, and spotlights the architects that created our competitions winning masterpieces!

Our African Centered Masterpieces are created to inspire conceptual designs for students and professionals who seek to translate and incorporate African architectural design philosophies into their projects.

Search our Compendium by Country, Ethnic Group or Name of the Architect.