Lecture: Kunle Adeyemi
Kunle Adeyemi | NLE
African Water Cities
NLÉ is led by Kunlé Adeyemi, an architect, designer and ‘urbanist’ with a track record of conceiving and completing high profile, high quality projects internationally. Born and raised in Nigeria, Adeyemi studied architecture at the University of Lagos where he began his early practice, before joining the world renowned Office for for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA) in 2001. At OMA, working closely with founder Rem Koolhaas, he led the design, development and execution of numerous projects in Europe, Asia, Africa and the Middle East.
Among these projects were the award winning Samsung Museum of Art, the Seoul National University Museum, NM Rothschild Bank in London, Shenzhen Stock Exchange tower in China, Prada Transformer in South Korea, the Central Library, the Central Library and Headquarters for Qatar Foundation in Doha and the 4th Mainland Bridge and master plan in Lagos.