Interventions in historic centres : the buildings of Magdalen College, Oxford

Material type: TextTextPublisher: London Academy Editions 1993ISBN: 9781854901996Subject(s): Magdalen College (University of Oxford) -- Buildings -- Congresses. Historic districts -- England -- Oxford -- Congresses. Historic districts -- England -- London -- Congresses. -- ArchitectureDDC classification: 727.309 MAG-I
Contents:
Interventions for the future / Richard Economakis -- Interventions at Magdalen College, Oxford / Anthony Smith -- Interventions in historic centres / Academy International Forum -- Good and bad manners in architecture / Joseph Mordaunt Crook -- The architectural evolution of Magdalen College / Roger White -- Putting a human head on a horse's neck / David Watkin -- Lucidity versus humility / Maurice Culot -- New Longwall Quadrangle, Magdalen College, Oxford / Demetri Porphyrios Associates -- The reconstruction of Amiens / Rob Krier -- Edinburgh International Conference and Finance Centre / Terry Farrell & Company -- The reconstruction of the area around St Paul's Cathedral in the City of London / John Simpson & Partners -- A street! / Maurice Culot.
Summary: The question of how to build in historic city centres has increasingly troubled - and inspired - the architectural profession over the last 20 years. A summary of discussions held at a symposium by some of the world's foremost theorists and practitioners, this work addresses this issue.
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Interventions for the future / Richard Economakis --
Interventions at Magdalen College, Oxford / Anthony Smith --
Interventions in historic centres / Academy International Forum --
Good and bad manners in architecture / Joseph Mordaunt Crook --
The architectural evolution of Magdalen College / Roger White --
Putting a human head on a horse's neck / David Watkin --
Lucidity versus humility / Maurice Culot --
New Longwall Quadrangle, Magdalen College, Oxford / Demetri Porphyrios Associates --
The reconstruction of Amiens / Rob Krier --
Edinburgh International Conference and Finance Centre / Terry Farrell & Company --
The reconstruction of the area around St Paul's Cathedral in the City of London / John Simpson & Partners --
A street! / Maurice Culot.


The question of how to build in historic city centres has increasingly troubled - and inspired - the architectural profession over the last 20 years. A summary of discussions held at a symposium by some of the world's foremost theorists and practitioners, this work addresses this issue.

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