Architecture

Kantorowich Barnett Monograph
04 September 2010

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OH. ARCHITECTURE presents OH11 – Kantorowich Barnett Monograph. Roy Kantorowich’s work as an architect and planner played a key role in diversifying the nature of South African Modernism. He was part of a group of architects (including Hansen, MacIntosh, Fassler) who in the 1950s started criticizing the material means in which the 1930s Modern architecture was realised in South Africa. Jack Barnett described himself as ‘politically undesirable’ and was therefore cut off from the mainstream of government commissions. He went on to pursue work through architectural competitions and many winning entries were done in partnership with Roy Kantorowich. The innovative use of brick is a key element in both architect’s work.

09h00

Milnerton High School, Milnerton

11h30

Baxter Theatre and surrounds, UCT

13h00

Lunch, UCT

14h00

Sea Point Telephone Exchange, Sea Point

16h00

Federated House, Cape Town


organization

Open House Architecture cc
Ilze Wolff
Mariet Willemse

entry fee

R280 (including lunch)


disclaimers

Buildings and Schedule are subject to changes.
Final times to be announced.
Bookings are limited. Transportation not included. No refunds on cancellations 3 days prior to the tour.

CPD

The Cape Institute for Architecture has assessed and validated this Category 1 CPD activity. This activity carries 2 CPD credits per 8-hour tour

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This tour is kindly sponsored by
Corobrik.