Posts Tagged: 19th century

Launching the Architectural Magazine: The Formation of a Genre

It is now a few years that one of the UK’s leading weekly architectural magazines, Building Design, seized its print production and moved all its contents online and yet, at the point of its potential disappearance, we know little about

Launching the Architectural Magazine: The Formation of a Genre

It is now a few years that one of the UK’s leading weekly architectural magazines, Building Design, seized its print production and moved all its contents online and yet, at the point of its potential disappearance, we know little about

The Act of Publicity, n.

There are also evils to be shunned jobbing, secresy, and precipitancy. The two latter almost include the first; for if due deliberation be had, and publicity be given, there is little chance of a job going undetected. The Spectator, 25 October

The Act of Publicity, n.

There are also evils to be shunned jobbing, secresy, and precipitancy. The two latter almost include the first; for if due deliberation be had, and publicity be given, there is little chance of a job going undetected. The Spectator, 25 October

Mari Lending wins EAHN Publication Award 2016

We are delighted to congratulate Mari Lending who has been presented with the EAHN Publication award 2016 at the recent EAHN Conference in Dublin. The prize is awarded annually for the best article published in the EAHN Journal Architectural Histories.

Mari Lending wins EAHN Publication Award 2016

We are delighted to congratulate Mari Lending who has been presented with the EAHN Publication award 2016 at the recent EAHN Conference in Dublin. The prize is awarded annually for the best article published in the EAHN Journal Architectural Histories.

Call for Papers: Actors and Vehicles of Architectural Criticism

The Research Network Mapping.Crit.Arch: Architectural criticism 20th and 21st centuries: a cartography/ La Critique architecturale, XXe et XXIe siècles: une cartographie is inviting paper abstracts for its second international workshop, to be held in Bologna, October 4-5, 2016. It will take into consideration the actors

Call for Papers: Actors and Vehicles of Architectural Criticism

The Research Network Mapping.Crit.Arch: Architectural criticism 20th and 21st centuries: a cartography/ La Critique architecturale, XXe et XXIe siècles: une cartographie is inviting paper abstracts for its second international workshop, to be held in Bologna, October 4-5, 2016. It will take into consideration the actors

illustration, n.

In the Oxford English Dictionary (OED), the noun ‘illustration’ makes for some interesting reading. Broadly, current usage of the term is divided into an action and a material object – the image. For the former, two senses are given: ‘The

illustration, n.

In the Oxford English Dictionary (OED), the noun ‘illustration’ makes for some interesting reading. Broadly, current usage of the term is divided into an action and a material object – the image. For the former, two senses are given: ‘The

Architecture, Travellers and Writers: Constructing Histories of Perception, 1640-1950

Does the way in which buildings are looked at, and made sense of, change over the course of time? How can we find out about this? By looking at a selection of travel writings spanning four centuries, Anne Hultzsch suggests

Architecture, Travellers and Writers: Constructing Histories of Perception, 1640-1950

Does the way in which buildings are looked at, and made sense of, change over the course of time? How can we find out about this? By looking at a selection of travel writings spanning four centuries, Anne Hultzsch suggests