Prof. David Olatunde Aradeon (NNOM)

David Olatunde ARADEON, B. Architecture, (1966) Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Historical Preservation, Columbia University, was in the first generation of Nigerian graduate architects to re-focus the architecture of Space and House form on a thorough understanding of culture, and empathy to contextual architecture and appropriate building materials and technology. In the Preface to the first Journal of Build With Earth, 1996, Dr. Richard Lang noted that in his first encounter with Professor David Aradeon, he came to know an advocate of the idea that architecture is not just any shelter, but the best answer to the respective environment.