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Bentonite waterproofing

Justin Henshell

Justin Henshell, FAIA, CSI, FASTM, is a partner in Henshell & Buccellato, Consulting Architects, in Shrewsbury, New Jersey, USA. He has been practicing architecture since 1952 and has specialized exclusively in moisture-related problems in the building envelope internationally since 1974. He has lectured, and written more than 60 papers about waterproofing. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Manual of Below-Grade Waterproofing

Routledge, 2016

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... Bentonite is a traditional waterproofing material whose use goes back almost a century. It has been transmuted by modern polymer chemistry into a wide spectrum of composites, which has increased its popularity and reli- ability. Bentonite...

Introduction: Allegory, Montage and Dialectical Image

Jane Rendell

Jane Rendell is Reader in Architecture and Art and Director of Architectural Research at the Bartlett School of Architecture, University Collage London. She is the author of 'The Pursuit of Pleasure: Gender, Space and Architecture in Regency London' (Athlone Press, 2002) and co-editor of 'Strangely Familiar: Narratives of Architecture and the City' (Routledge, 1995), 'Gender Space Architecture: An Interdisciplinary Introduction' (Routledge, 1999), 'Intersections: Architectural Histories and Critical Theories' (Routledge, 2000) and 'The Unknown City: Contesting Architecture and Social Space' (MIT Press, 2000). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Art and Architecture : A Place Between

I.B. Tauris, 2006

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... Allegory, Montage and Dialectical Image Section 2: ‘Between Now and Then’ is concerned with artworks and architectural projects that reconfigure the temporality of sites, repositioning the relationship of the past and the present...

From Photographic Fragments to Architectural Illusions at the 1929 Poble Espanyol in Barcelona

Architecture and Tourism : Perception, Performance and Place

Berg, 2004

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...During the mid-1920s a small group of artists and architects from Barcelona traveled across Spain photographing and sketching the nation's architecture. Their pictorial records, souvenirs of their research, formed the basis for the plans...

Architecture, politics and the sacred in military monuments of fascist Italy

Modern Architecture and the Sacred : Religious Legacies and Spiritual Renewal

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2020

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...Introduction Benito Mussolini’s Fascist regime in Italy served its political ends through architecture that was at once sacred and modern. This chapter explores that conjunction of religion and modernity through a group of ossuaries (bone...

Jekyll, Gertrude

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Graeme Brooker

Graeme Brooker is Professor and Head of Interior Design at the Royal College of Art, London. He has taught Interior Architecture and Design at the University of Brighton, University of Wales Institute Cardiff and Manchester Metropolitan University. Between 2013 and 2015 He was the Head of the Department of Fashion and Interiors at Middlesex University, London. He has been a visiting professor at institutions across Europe, the Far East and America. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Sally Stone

Sally Stone is an academic, writer and designer. She is the leader of the college of Continuity in Architecture, an Atelier for post-graduate teaching and research based in Manchester School of Architecture, UK, where she also leads the MA Architecture and Heritage course. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Visual Dictionary of Interior Architecture and Design

AVA Publishing SA, 2009

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... J Jekyll, Gertrude 136 The British garden designer, writer and artist who created hundreds of gardens worldwide. Jekyll (1843–1932) was a collaborator of the English Arts and Crafts architect, Sir Edwin Lutyens, designing the landscapes...

Conservation and the People’s Views

Dana H. Taplin

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Dana H. Taplin is an environmental psychologist with a background in urban planning, has an interest in the history, design, uses, and meanings of public space. Dr. Taplin has conducted research on rail trails, urban parks, schoolyard playgrounds, and heritage landscapes. His work investigates how the histories of public spaces figure in their present day uses and meanings and how different stakeholders struggle to define authentic interpretations of historical significance. Dr. Taplin has collaborated with the other authors for over twenty years in the field research and on conference talks and writings, including an earlier book, Rethinking Urban Parks. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Suzanne Scheld

Suzanne Scheld, Ph.D. is a cultural anthropologist at California State University, Northridge. She has a background in urban anthropology and an interest in social hierarchies, history, and the politics of public space in the U.S. and in West Africa. Dr. Scheld has extensive training and experience conducting applied and theoretic ethnographic research. She teaches undergraduate and graduate courses in Urban Anthropology, Globalization, Space and Place, and Gender and Anthropology. She is currently the chair of the Department of Anthropology and the Coordinator of the Interdisciplinary Studies of Africa Minor’s Program at CSUN, and the president-elect of the Society for National, Transnational/Global Anthropology (SUNTA), a section of the American Anthropological Association. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Setha Low

Setha Low is currently the Professor of Environmental Psychology, Geography, Anthropology, and Women’s Studies, and Director of the Public Space Research Group at The Graduate Center, City University of New York where she teach courses and trains Ph.D. students in the anthropology of space and place, urban anthropology, the anthropology of the body, and cultural values in historic preservation. Her most recent book is Spatializing Culture (2017). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Human-Centered Built Environment Heritage Preservation : Theory and Evidence-Based Practice

Routledge, 2019

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... Conservation and the People’s Views Ethnographic Perspectives from Jones Beach State Park Dana H. Taplin, Suzanne Scheld, and Setha Low Built in the 1920s under the direction of the legendary urban planner and “power broker” Robert...

Model Drawings

Teresa Fankhänel

Teresa Fankhänel is a curator at the Architekturmuseum der TUM in Munich, Germany. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Architectural Models of Theodore Conrad : The \miniature boom\ of mid-century modernism

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2021

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...The Three-Dimensional Shift When locating models within a broader framework of architectural media, it becomes possible to determine some of the reasons for the model’s triumph over other means of expression during the postwar modeling...

Oiva Kallio and the Villa Oivala

John Stewart

John Stewart is an award-winning architect. He has acted as an external tutor at both the Oxford School of Architecture and the Mackintosh School of Architecture. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Nordic Classicism : Scandinavian Architecture 1910–1930

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2018

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...Oiva Kallio (1884–1964) Oiva Sakari Kallio, to give him his full name, was one of the leading Finnish architects of the 1920s who, despite a number of grand city planning projects, is now best remembered for his own modest summer villa...

Andrew Benjamin’s Antithesis to Boredom

Christian Parreno

Christian Parreno is Assistant Professor of History and Theory of Architecture at Universidad San Francisco de Quito, Ecuador. He holds a PhD from the Oslo School of Architecture and Design, Norway. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Boredom, Architecture, and Spatial Experience

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2021

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...Expanding the postmodern concern with creation, Andrew Benjamin elaborates on how boredom incites and organizes experimentation, before the new has been generated. In “Boredom and Distraction: The Moods of Modernity” (2005), the philosopher...

Edvard Thomsen and the Øregård Gymnasium

John Stewart

John Stewart is an award-winning architect. He has acted as an external tutor at both the Oxford School of Architecture and the Mackintosh School of Architecture. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Nordic Classicism : Scandinavian Architecture 1910–1930

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2018

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...Edvard Thomsen was an important architect within the Nordic Classical Movement who like his fellow Dane, Carl Petersen, is famous principally for one building – in Thomsen’s case – the Øregård School in Copenhagen.Its interior...