Architect Russell in Dar Es Salaam

Architect Abroad: The Story of How I came to Tanzania

Ever since I started studying, I've always knew I wanted to work abroad and work as an architect abroad. However, being a registered or licensed architect, tied to a particular country makes this unsettling to say the least. So how did I end up in Tanzania?...

Working In Africa: Learn Quicker Than The West

After working in Tanzania for eight years, it is now on par with the the eight years I have worked in western countries. Honestly, I have learned more about designing and constructing buildings, while working in Africa,  than I did while working in the UK...

Jason Boyle for RIBA Council

This is a guest post by Jason Boyle ARB FRSA FRIBA. Jason Boyle is a leading architect in the Nuclear Sector of Architecture in the UK. He became the youngest Fellow of the RIBA after being a Chartered Architect for 20 years and has a...

Ipad for architects

iPad for Architects: The Truth of a love/Hate relationship

December 2015. I was in a California Apple Store and I was in love. I bought the first generation of iPad Pro. We all know its fun and beautiful to use. But is it actually productive for architectural drawing and design? After 5 years, I...

Architecture of Brazilia: Architect’s Trip of a Lifetime

Welcome to Brazilia, The City of the Future Brazilia will have a huge impact on your mind. The place can show you how a city could be and how architecture can make a place unique and feel like you are somewhere completely different. This article explores...

Time management for architects

Architects! Simple Time Management To Empower You

The architect’s work is never done.  Simply by saying that, architects will never get anything done. We sometimes get a bad reputation from all the sleepless nights and all nighters, stemmed from student days. Architects must juggle a number of tasks, drawings, meetings, coordination, projects,...

1 Day Safari Ngorongoro Crater, Tanzania

1 Day Safari  Ngorongoro Crater, Tanzania   Ngorongoro Crater is a big hole in the ground with wild animals inside -what's that all about? Lets find out: What is Ngorongoro Crater?  How big it is?  And more importantly...

Concrete is a Sustainable Material !! 😈

There has been a lot of talk lately about sustainability in the construction industry and if concrete is not sustainable material and that wood should be used more. There is a misconception with concrete. People say its used because its cheap. That is not really...

Professionals on TikTok – Get on and smash it now!

The world is changing. People have shorter attention spans. People want information quick. Short form video content (under 30 seconds) gets more attention than any other type of content on social media. Professionals on TikTok are starting getting popular and it could be the future. Are...

Maasai Indigenous Tribe and their Architecture

Maasai Indigenous Tribe and their African Architecture Maasai Indigenous Tribe and their Architecture at Ngorongoro Crater is a wonderful place to visit. So whats it like. Here's what you should know How the Maasai let you in their village? When you visit the Maasai Indigenous Tribe at Ngorongoro...