Detail Design of sumptuous villa in exclusive Nairobi garden suburb.
Directed by a leading Kenyan Hotelier, the scheme was developed on Vectorworks 2015 BIM for production coordination, with options for the treatment of the riparian site.
The Tuscan pastiche was specific to the brief: aesthetics are derivative of both Palladian villas and those of the colonial suburbs of New Dehli. Material studies in washed terrazzo and Nairobi Blue stone achieved a contextual resonance.
Architectural Tuscan order and entasis were sourced from Giacomo Barozzi da Vignola’s Quarto Libro dell’Architettura, and coordinated with the structural engineering in 3d