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Cities of hope : Australian architecture and design by Edmond and Corrigan, 1962-1992 / Conrad Hamann with Michael Anderson, Winsome Callister. (1993)

Authors: Hamann, Conrad., Anderson, Michael (Michael A. R.), Callister, Winsome.
Publisher:Melbourne ; New York : Oxford University Press,
Uniqueness:
  • There are 54 copies of this book in other libraries
  • and 44 copies of this specific edition.
Subjects:
Author:
  • Hamann, Conrad.
Content Types:
  • text
Carrier Types:
  • volume
Physical Description:
  • xi, 199 p., [27] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), plans ; 28 cm.
Summary:
  • This book tells the story of a life lived through architecture, a complete catalogue of new architectural works and reflects on Edmond &​ Corrigan's extraordinary contribution to Australian architectural culture. In addition, this volume includes a comprehensive showcase of never-before-published theatre works along with archival letters, articles and rare reflections on a rich and diverse career.
Contents:
  • Statement /​ Peter Corrigan
  • An Observation /​ Daniel Libeskind
  • Author's note and acknowledgements /​ Conrad Hamann
  • Introduction: Edmond and Corrigan in Australian architecture
  • 1. Melbourne architecture, 1961
  • 2. Peter Corrigan: student, 1961-5
  • 3. Early solo work, 1965-7
  • 4. Maggie Edmond: to 1975
  • 5. Peter Corrigan: America, 1967-74
  • 6. Back in Australia, 1974
  • 7. Early work: Edmond and Corrigan, 1974-5
  • 8. The Keysborough Church, 1975-7
  • 9. Later Keysborough buildings, 1975-81
  • 10. Work outside Keysborough, 1975-80
  • 11. Confronting the Gilded Age, from 1979
  • 12. Prototypes, from 1982
  • 13. Later projects: Melbourne and Canberra, from 1983
  • 14. The city in a single building
  • Pressing against Ideas /​ Michael Anderson
  • Appendices /​ Winsome Callister.
  • More...
  • More...
Notes:
  • CIP confirmed.
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 193-196) and index.
  • Date entered: 20/​03/​06 Date removed: 30/​11/​06 Entered by: Swanston
Language:
  • English
ISBN:
  • 0195534670
Dewey Number:
  • 720.994
Libraries Australia ID:
  • 9868210
  • 9868210
Contributed by:
  • Libraries Australia

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