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Tidings

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

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2018

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...Illustreret Udstillings Tidende (Illustrated Exhibition Tidings) was published in 1883 during the course of the Norwegian Industry and Art Exhibition in Christiania, present-day Oslo. Patterned on the illustrated magazine Ny Illustreret...

What you see is what you get: key elements of library architecture

Ken Worpole

Ken Worpole is Emeritus Professor at the Cities Institute, London Metropolitan University, and adviser on public policy to the UK government, the Commission for Architecture and the Built Environment, and the Heritage Lottery Fund. He is also the author of many books and studies on architecture, landscape and urban design. The Independent newspaper wrote that ‘for many years Ken Worpole has been one of the shrewdest and sharpest observers of the English social landscape.' Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Contemporary Library Architecture : A Planning and Design Guide

Routledge, 2013

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... What you see is what you get: key elements of library architecture The first Victorian public Libraries were monuments to the ideal of municipal reform and the rise of civic culture. In the great cities they often took the form...

Architecture of the mind

Experiencing Architecture in the Nineteenth Century : Buildings and Society in the Modern Age

Bloomsbury Academic, 2018

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...In 1885, Leland and Jane Stanford decided to devote the majority of the fortune they had amassed from building the Transcontinental Railroad to the creation of a new university (Figure 3.1). The university would be named in memory...

Beyond the Commercial: Corporate Patronage Reconsidered

Monica E. Jovanovich

Monica E. Jovanovich is Assistant Professor of Art History, Golden West College, USA. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Melissa Renn

Melissa Renn is Collections Manager, HBS Art and Artifacts Collection, Harvard Business School, USA. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Corporate Patronage of Art & Architecture in the United States, Late 19th Century to the Present

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2019

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...After all, the chief business of the American people is business.Although corporations have been one of the most significant sources of art and architecture patronage in the United States since the nineteenth century, their commissions have...

The Natural History Museum

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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... 52°N 11 21 19 20 17 The Natural History 16 15 11 9 10 Museum 6 7 11 79 10 8 6 5 3 LOCATION: CROMWELL ROAD, SOUTH KENSINGTON, 20 0 1 1 LONDON BUILT: 1881 ARCHITECT: ALFRED WATERHOUSE WARMING AND VENTILATION ENGINEER: WILSON W. PHIPSON...

‘The fullest fountain of advancing civilization’

Edward Gillin

Edward Gillin is an Associate Research Fellow at the History Faculty, University of Oxford. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Experiencing Architecture in the Nineteenth Century : Buildings and Society in the Modern Age

Bloomsbury Academic, 2018

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...The country is governed from between the walls of that House. … From thence flow the waters of the world’s progress, – the fullest fountain of advancing civilization.Anthony Trollope, Can You Forgive Her?, 1864–5, ed. Stephen Wall, (London:...

Paradise in the Parlor: Cozy Corners and Potted Palms in Western Interiors, 1880–1900

Oriental Interiors : Design, Identity, Space

Bloomsbury Academic, 2015

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...We may find ourselves surrounded with imagery of tropical luxuriance, while the forms and fragrance of real plants will complete the delusion.In the postcolonial early twenty-first century, much work still needs to be undertaken to fully...

Staging Domesticity in La Revue Illustrée’s Photo-Interviews: Belle Époque Celebrity Homes in the Periodical Press

Designing the French Interior : The Modern Home and Mass Media

Bloomsbury Academic, 2015

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...René Baschet, director of the lavishly illustrated Revue Illustrée, announced in 1891 a photographic initiative allowing his magazine’s readers to stroll virtually through the residences of Belle Époque celebrities. Consisting of five...

Feeling-for-Form . . . Feeling-for-Space

Harry Francis Mallgrave

Harry Francis Mallgrave is an architect, scholar and editor and distinguished Professor Emeritus of Architecture at the Illinois Institute of Technology, USA. He is the author of over 15 books, the recipient of the Alice Davis Hitchcock Award, and is an Honorable Fellow of the Royal Institute of British Architects. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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From Object to Experience : The New Culture of Architectural Design

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2018

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...Manfred Clynes, Sentics: The Touch of Emotions (Garden City, NY: Anchor Press, 1977), p. 53.How did Casals derive his precise shape? What is the meaning of the function of such purity of expression in relation to the central nervous...