WHO:  Sapata Fofana-Dura

           Santigie Fofana-Dura

WHAT: Architects 

WHERE: Oregon


With a devout admiration for discarded timber, Sapata and Santigie Fofana-Dura design and build architectural sculpture that hinges around the storyteller. 

The artists create work imbued with a rugged elegance as they exclusively construct their work with abandoned timber salvaged from their region. 


Through a combination of contemporary and ancient construction methods the artists conjure up unconventional designs which unfold into work art that is familiar yet unseen touching on forgotten inspiration hidden beneath the surface.