The idea of building a 15-storey high rise was born out of creativity and determination. Arc. Eguavoen was not given a brief or a job to design for anyone so he designed for himself.
In terms of aesthetics, functionality and quality, it is another brilliant design. It also shows that creative minds can achieve great things together.
This is an estate situated in the Sangotedo area of Lagos. It was a brief from ARM Properties now MIXTA Africa.
On January 11th 2020, the Arc. Eddy Eguavoen Foundation ('Voen Foundation) was announced, a non-government oragnisation linked to Voen Associates. The purpose of this foundation is to encourage architectural and design innovation within Nigeria through an annual design competition and a series of design and carpentry workshops throughout the year. The foundation also plans to erect a series of projects to help empower less-fortunate communities in Lagos, starting with a recreational project for the Makoko Slums.
Every year, 'Voen Foundation holds an architecture competition that uses Lagos, Nigeria as the physical context. All competitions below: