16 April 2012. This lecture, held by the famous Ghanaian architect and former mayor Nat Nuno-Amarteifio, pays homage to Architecture in Accra and focuses on its early traditional architectural styles. It examines the use of materials and the construction processes as well as the indigenous use of space, domestic architecture and workshops of slave traders, who lived in Osu, Usher Town and James Town.
The following lectures will focus on a specific historical era of architectural styles in Accra.
Lecture starts at 19.00.