Quotation, Quotation: What Does History Have in Store for Architecture Today?

July 5 to July 7, 2017

The 34th Annual Conference of the Society of Architectural Historians, Australia and New Zealand
Canberra 5-8 July 2017. Keynote speakers: Jean-Louis Cohen & Julie Willis.

This event was proudly supported by AIA – ACT Chapter, Cox Architecture, Canberra, FJMT (Francis-Jones Morehen Thorp Pty Ltd) Architects, Sydney, Stewart Architecture. Thank you to these supporters and the conference sponsor, The University of Canberra.

Thank you to everyone who participated in Canberra to make this such a success, and especially to Dr John Ting, Prof Gevork Hartoonian, Macarena de la Vega de Léon and their team who made this event run so successfully.

The 34th Annual Conference of the Society of Architectural Historians, Australia and New Zealand

Keynote speakers: Jean-Louis Cohen & Julie Willis.


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  • Hartoonian, G.; Ting, J. , 2017 Front Matter PDF


  • Alexander, Jacqui; Morgan, Thomas, Quoting the Familiar: Critical Image Making in the Age of Digital Reproduction PDF
  • Amirjani, Rahmatollah , An Analogical Quotation PDF
  • Beynon, David ; Woodcock, Ian, Interpretation/Translation/Quotation? Contemporary Architects’ Interventions into Multicultural Australia PDF
  • Chatterjee, Anuradha , Assembled: John Ruskin’s Architectural Ideal PDF
  • Clarke, Amy , Australia’s Big Dilemma: Regional/National Identities, Heritage Listing and Big Things PDF
  • Cole, Georgina, Ideal Urban Space in Gainsborough’s Charity Relieving Distress, 1784 PDF
  • Colman, Scott , Quotation in Wittkower’s Neo-Palladianism PDF
  • Curry, J.; Fung, S., Rudolph Schindler’s Church School Lecture on Decoration (1916): A Preliminary Reading PDF
  • Curry, James ; Fung, Stanislaus , Rudolph Schindler’s Church School Lecture on Decoration (1916): A Preliminary Reading PDF
  • Daly, A., From Outside In to Inside Out PDF
  • Daly, Anna , From Outside Into Inside Out: The domestic interior as a foundational site in twentieth-century architecture, psychoanalysis and art. PDF
  • Daunt, Lisa Marie, Quoting Ian Ferrier (1928-2000): Contributing to Queensland’s Post-war Modern Church Architecture PDF
  • de la Vega de León, Macarena , Revisiting Quotations: Regionalism in Historiography PDF
  • Dean, Penelope, Out of Context PDF
  • Farrah, Sally, Representation as Quotation: The Verbal And Visual Languages Of Kenneth Frampton In Architectural Design, 1962-1964 PDF
  • Freeman, Cristina Garduño; Leibowitz, Vicki , Architectural Footnotes: The Chicago Tribune Tower PDF
  • Goad, Philip, Campus, Context and Community: Residential Colleges and Halls of Residence at Australia’s Post-war Universities, 1945-1975 PDF
  • Gosseye, Janina, Elementary, My Dear Watson? Don Watson’s TAFE, 1992-‘97 PDF
  • Gower, Rowan , Image Building: A Study of Australia’s Domestic and Foreign Policy in Relation to Embassy Architecture PDF
  • Gusheh, Maryam ; Sane, Prajakta, “Form and Design” for India Achyut Kanvinde’s Reflection on Louis Kahn PDF
  • Hampson, Alice; Gardiner, Fiona , From the Acropolis to Kingaroy: Creating Civic Culture in Queensland PDF
  • Harper, G., Jorn Utzon’s Graphic Quotation PDF
  • Harper, Glenn, Jorn Utzon’s Graphic Quotation: Le Corbusier and the Sydney Opera House, 1957-1966 PDF
  • Hartoonian, Gevork , Kenneth Frampton: The Violence of Quotation PDF
  • Hill, Michael, How a Statue Can Shape a City: Sydney’s First Monument, Governor Sir Richard Bourke. PDF
  • Holden, Susan, “To Be With Architecture Is All We Ask” A Critical Genealogy of The Serpentine Pavilions PDF
  • Jasper, Michael, An Architectural-Urban Strategy: Re-reading Rowe and Koetter’s Collage City PDF
  • Jong, Ursula de; Marcello, Flavia , ‘Fitted for Sacred Use’ Vatican II and Modernism in the physical, social and ritual space of three Australian churches PDF
  • Keslacy, Elizabeth M., Avant-Quotation: Imitation, Conventionalisation and Postmodern Practices of Reference PDF
  • Kiely, Joss, Poetic Structure and Popular Taste: Yamasaki, Emerson, and the Delicate Balance of Form and Tectonics PDF
  • Kohane, Peter, Columns of Light: Louis Kahn’s Design For Sanctuary Of The Mikveh Israel Synagogue (Philadelphia, 1961-72) PDF
  • Lassen, Catherine, In Search of Invention: Buhrich’s Modern Architectural ‘Quotations’ PDF
  • Lin, Francis Chia-Hui, Bracketing: The Immediate Historicity of Asia PDF
  • Macarthur, John, The Semblance of Use: History, Function and Aesthetics in the Serpentine Pavilions PDF
  • Malfona, Lina, Sleeping Beauty: Aesthetics of Ruin, Corruption and Rome PDF
  • Margalit, Harry, Duelling Quotes: James Marston Fitch’s ‘Murder at the Modern’ PDF
  • Matthews, Linda; Perin, Gavin, The Hidden Territories of the Digital Line PDF
  • McCarthy, Christine, The Sincerest Form of Flattery: Imitation and Early Prison Design in New Zealand PDF
  • McDonald, Christopher, Mothercraft and Model Cities: Ethno-Symbolism and Emblems of Nationalism during the 1927 Royal Visit to Wellington PDF
  • Metcalf, Andrew, Alvar Aalto: The Organicity of Quotation PDF
  • Meyers, Bree; Gatley, Julia, Who has Written What on the University of Auckland’s Clock-tower Building (1920-26)? PDF
  • Milic, Renata Jadresin ; McConchie, Graeme, Quoting Palladio PDF
  • Miller-Yeaman, Renee, Encoding and Transferring Transience in Housing: Linking the Architectural Heritages of Migrant Hostels and Public Housing in Victoria in the 1960s PDF
  • Miłosz, Magdalena, Comparative (Post)Colonialisms: Residential School Architectures in Canada, USA, Australia, and New Zealand PDF
  • Morgan, Luke, After Pratolino: Costantino de’ Servi and the Italian Renaissance Garden in England PDF
  • Mozaffari, Ali; Westbrook, Nigel, Death Mask: Fetishising Tradition Through Citations PDF
  • Muminovic, Milica, Difference and Repetition: Reactivating Tokyo architectural elements in Nezu PDF
  • Murray, Andrew, The Mediterranean on the West Coast: R.J. Ferguson and Rottnest Island PDF
  • Musgrave, Elizabeth, “The Pleasures Functions of Architecture”: Postmodern Architecture and the “Culture of flimsiness” in Queensland PDF
  • Neustupny, Marika, Tradition in Mid-Century Houses of Shinohara and Kikutake PDF
  • O’Rourke, Timothy, The Goorawin Shelter: Ed Oribin’s Contribution to the Aboriginal Housing Panel. PDF
  • Paine, Ashley, Rethinking Replicas: Temporality and the Reconstructed Pavilion PDF
  • Pert, Alan; Goad, Philip, ‘Ernest Fooks – The House Talks Back’: Between the Savage and the Scientific Mind PDF
  • Pieris, Anoma, Internment “Homes” as Material Texts: The Architecture of Canada’s New Denver Internment Camp PDF
  • Preston, Jennifer, To The Editor of the Australian: Francis Greenway’s Letter of Quotations PDF
  • Raisbeck, Peter; Neish, Peter, Digital Fragments and Historiographies: Data Mining the William J Mitchell Archive PDF
  • Raisbeck, Peter; Phillips, Christine, Robin Boyd and the Quotation: Translating Public Words to Public Building PDF
  • Richardson, Elizabeth, Negotiating modernism: How Church Designs of the Post-War Era Negotiated Modernism in an Attempt To Renew Their Image and Relevance Within an Increasingly Secular Society PDF
  • Sarvimäki, Marja, Japanese Module Interpreted: De-quotations of Re-quotations on Katsura Villa PDF
  • Schnoor, Christoph, The Compromised Slab: Koolhaas and Kollhoff Interpreting Colin Rowe PDF
  • Schrapel, Stephen; Scriver, Peter, A Designed Incompleteness: Quotation and Transfer In The Later Australian Work Of Romaldo Giurgola PDF
  • Seligmann, Ari; McMahon, Sean, Positioning Pluralism in “New Waves” of Post-Modern Japanese Architecture PDF
  • Smith, Benjamin, From Drawings to Drawls: Coy Howard’s Artifacts of Architectural Production PDF
  • Smithey, Lori, Philip Johnson’s Crystal Cathedral: Citing the Loss of Citation PDF
  • Soo, Lydia M., Baroque Form Generation Practices: A Historical Study PDF
  • Stead, Naomi; Simon, Katrina, The Architect Says: Myth, Misquotation, and ‘the Mating of a Building’ PDF
  • Steen, Andrew P., The Spirit of Adhocism and Brilliant Selective Editing PDF
  • Tennakoon, Pamudu, The Narrative of the Bungalow: Literary Depictions of the Colonial Bungalows of Colombo, Sri Lanka PDF
  • Tippey, Brett, Allusions and Illusions in Spanish Architecture, 1898-1953 PDF
  • Utomo, Nugroho F, Boyd and the Brut: Quoting Robin Boyd’s Words on Brutalism PDF
  • Varghese, Annalise, Following the Folly: Quoting, Constructing and Historicising Paper Architecture PDF
  • Volz, Kirsty, Quotations in the Architect’s Sketchbook: Analysing Nell McCredie’s Sketchbooks PDF
  • Walker, Paul; Moulis, Antony, Before Scarborough: John Andrews in the Office of Parkin Associates 1959-1961 PDF
  • Willink, Rosemary, The Met Breuer: From Sculpture to Art Museum and Back Again PDF
  • Wood, Peter, New Canaan in New Zealand: Alington House as Honest Architecture? PDF