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The Printed and the Built : Architecture, Print Culture and Public Debate in the Nineteenth Century

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2018

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...Abandoning the Cleopatra. Illustrated London News, 27 October 1877, Extra Supplement. © The British Library Board. All rights reserved. Reproduced with kind permission of The ( a double-page spread from...

University of Glasgow, Gilmorehill

Vidar Lerum

Vidar Lerum is an Associate Professor at the Illinois School of Architecture at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, USA. He teaches design studios and design seminars at the undergraduate and graduate levels. His teaching experience includes design studios exploring the path to net zero energy building design, design seminars addressing minimalism in the age of conspicuous consumption and environmental control systems courses. Lerum’s research focuses on energy performance, human comfort and user satisfaction in buildings. He is a licensed architect in Norway and a member of the Norwegian Society of Architects (NAL). He is also a Co-opted Committee Member of the CIBSE Heritage Group and an International Associate member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Sustainable Building Design : Learning from nineteenth-century innovations

Routledge, 2016

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... 56°N 9 19 1918 16 15 University of Glasgow, 12 13 9 9 7 7 Gilmorehill 11 115 9 96 6 4 3 1 –9 2 2 LOCATION: UNIVERSITY AVENUE, GLASGOW, UK BUILT: 1870 ARCHITECT: SIR GEORGE GILBERT SCOTT ENGINEER: WILSON W. PHIPSON 111 85 69 67 63 70 97 93...

Hôtel Baronne Salomon de Rothschild 1872–1878: The Imprint of a Legacy

Designing the French Interior : The Modern Home and Mass Media

Bloomsbury Academic, 2015

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...One might ask why the Hôtel Baronne Salomon de Rothschild had been chosen for the opening feature in the series “L’Habitation Moderne” for the magazine Revue des arts décoratifs (1891–1892). Indeed, this was a remarkable mansion, an hôtel...

What Might Be a Nietzschean Architecture?

Performing Architectures : Projects, Practices, Pedagogies

Methuen Drama, 2018

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...Being an event rather than an object, performance is radically unstable in the meanings it generates and in the activities it engages.The tendency of twentieth-century art is to revolve around the act rather than the work, because the act...

Bedrooms: Corporeality and Subjectivity

Domestic Interiors : Representing Homes from the Victorians to the Moderns

Bloomsbury Academic, 2013

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...The bedroom, do not forget, is above all the asylum of mysterious actions, of large and small secrets, and the refuge of memories. In the home, it is a veritable sanctuary, the fateful place where powerful and humble alike find themselves...