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Mariam Kamara

Dezeen Awards 2020 judge Mariam Kamara

Architect Mariam Kamara is the founder of architecture and research firm Atelier Masomi, based in Niger.

Before founding Atelier Masomi in 2014, Kamara became a founding member of United4design, a global collective of architects working on projects in USA, Afghanistan and Niger.

Atelier Masomi's projects include plans for the Niamey Cultural Centre in Niger, the conversion of a derelict Niger mosque into a library and a colourful market using recycled-metal canopies.

Kamara has been Sir David Adjaye’s protégé under the Rolex Mentor Protégé programme since 2018.


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