Eastgate in Harare is an expression of two architectures; the new order of brick and reconstructed stone and the old order of steel and glass. The new order. Eastgate is emulated by London’s Portcullis House (), opposite the Palace of Westminster. The distinctive giant chimneys on which the. Inspired by the ruins of Great Zimbabwe, the Eastgate Centre shopping complex is noteworthy for its sustainable design based on a termite mound, which allows.

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BIOMIMETIC ARCHITECTURE: Green Building in Zimbabwe Modeled After Termite Mounds

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Are your verges safe and water-wise? Cooking the green way As power shortages continue to worsen in Harare, residents A Ministry of Local Government audit that was leaked Budget meeting highlights bad planning Residents in Ward 8 Newlands, Highlands, Chisipite and neighbouring Mick Pearce, the architect of the building, says he has always been fascinated by the Great Zimbabwe Ruins. This property is closed Report incorrect address Suggest edits.


The Harae Mall, a shopping centre and office block located in one of the busiest central business districts of Harare, is one huge modern termite mound. MP Majome and community roll up sleeves in Avonlea Over volunteers took part in a clean-up in Delight or despair In November, desperation for water starts to peak.

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