Location: West Africa, Gambia
Area: 5,000 Sq.Ft
This green building ddesigned house the Parliament of The Gambia located in west Africa . It has been conceived as an iconic and symbolic building. The curved roof represent s the flow of the river Gambia and Golden CONE houses the assembly hall representing the orange flame of hope an important theme in he country's flag. The Green embankments represent the agriculture which forms t he sustenance of this riverine country. The design envisages naturally ventilated and cool space sand public areas, it maximizes the entry of indirect light through devices such as skylights and internal courts and the innovative perforated shading screens of the assembly hall. This small project for this little country involves the challenge of the conception of an Iconic and signature building with its sweeping curve, environmental skyframe roof, and use of sustainable and green design strategies.