Diébédo Francis Kéré, designer of this year’s Serpentine Pavilion, is the next architect to take to the main stage at World Architecture Festival 2017. Tune in at 12.00pm UK time to watch his talk live.
The livestream has now ended, but you can still watch the talk in full above or on Dezeen’s Facebook page.
Originally from Burkina Faso, Kéré trained as an architect at the Technische Universität in Berlin where he has since set up his practice Kéré Architecture, and built a reputation on his socially driven and sustainable approach to architecture.
Most recently Kéré was the 17th architect to be commissioned for the annual pavilion at the Serpentine Gallery in London’s Kensington Gardens.
Dezeen is media partner for World Architecture Festival 2017, which this year takes place in Berlin in conjunction with the Inside festival of interior design.
We will be broadcasting a number of the keynote seminars over the next few days from both events – including talks by Pierre de Meuron and Will Alsop – as well as conducting interviews with the winners.
World Architecture Festival takes place from 15-17 November at Arena Berlin. Take a look at the full programme.
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