The grand mosque.
Another mosque under construction.
A commercial block on the main commercial boulevard, Avenue Kwame Nkrumah
A French Bank branch, Avenue Kwame Nkrumah
Ministry for Civil Service & State Reform
Burkinabé headquarters for the West African Monetary Union, BCEAO.
Two views of the same building: A Ministry
A soon to be completed commercial tower, probably a north African bank.
Headquarters of the State Electricity Company, SONABEL.
I am going to post many of these to the Bauzeitgeist Tumblr, to give each its own proper platform for appreciation, but I thought that putting them all here, a single volume, would be slightly overwhelming just as the city of Ouagadougou itself is; I was only there for three days, and hardly had time to photograph a third of the buildings that rushed passed on the road, much less learn anything about the particular history and provenience of each.
A large commercial/banking complex.