Browsing Architecture by Type "Article"

Browsing Architecture by Type "Article"

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  • Olivier, Bert (Art Historical Work Group of South Africa, 2002)
    This article examines the impact that the recent terrorist attacks in the United States have had on the status of images in contemporary culture. First, the event is related to what may be called the "terrible sublime". ...
  • Crous, Marius (Art Historical Work Group of South Africa, 2011)
    This article examines the textual relationship between the paintings of Adriaan van Zyl and the novel Memorandum: a story with paintings (2006) by Marlene van Niekerk. The traditional assumptions about what constitutes ...
  • Viana, D.L.; African Perspectives Conference Proceedings; Bakker, Karel A. (Department of Architecture, University of Pretoria, 2010)
    African cities demand growing a network-type articulation between their formal centres and the vast, informal polymorphic suburban housing areas surrounding them. A new urban paradigm should be proclaimed: urban proposals ...
  • Moerdijk, Gerard (Die Boerevrou, Maart, 1923, 1923-03)
    Artikel deur Gerhard Moerdyk oor die ontwerp van 'n huis vir 'Die Boerevrou'.
  • Moerdijk, Gerard; Moerdyk, Gerard (Die Boerevrou, 1923-04)
    Artikel deur Gerhard Moerdijk na aanleiding van briewe ontvang in sy reeks oor Suid Afrikaanse huise in 'Die Boerevrou'. .
  • Moerdijk, Gerard; Moerdyk, Gerard (Die Boerevrou, 1923-06)
    Artikel deur Gerhard Moerdijk oor die konstruksie van 'n eenvoudige woning en die beantwoordiging van briewe in die verband in 'Die Boerevrou'.
  • Moerdijk, Gerard; Moerdyk, Gerard (Die Boerevrou, 1923-08)
    Artikel deur Gerard Moerdijk oor die ontwerp en konstruksie van 'n huis in 'n koue klimaat in 'Die Boerevrou'.
  • Ord, Jennifer M. (Art Historical Workgroup of South Africa, 1999)
    This article involves a discussion of the way in which it was attempted to image the multi-layered dialectic between a specific site and the elements of an added structure in terms of the relationship between form and ...
  • Olivier, Bert (Art Historical Work Group of South Africa, 2003)
    This article addresses important insights concerning architecture on the part of the philosopher Karsten Harries, as well as issues raised by various contributors in a recent book on the aftermath of the September 11 attacks ...
  • Shaw, R.W. (Art Historical Work Group of South Africa, 2003)
    This article is the product of continued research in Vergil's pictorial imagery, a topic addressed earlier in a paper on the Laocoon episode of the Aeneid, which appeared in the 2001 edition of SAJAH. The poet's visual ...
  • Viljoen, Russel Stafford (Art Historical Work Group of South Africa, 2008)
    International interest in and encounters between Europeans and the “Hottentots” (Khoikhoi) of South Africa date back and span many centuries. Recurrent colonial encounters influenced the way in which artists, engravers, ...
  • Steenkamp, Alta (Art Historical Work Group of South Africa, 2011)
    In Gerhard Moerdyk’s communications, both orally and in writing, on the origin and importance of the design of the Voortrekker Monument (1949, Pretoria, South Africa) he often associated this monument with various other ...
  • Steyn, Gerald (Art Historical Work Group of South Africa, 2001)
    The Omani houses of Zanzibar are the tangible legacy of ancient trade links and 19th century political domination. These elegant houses are climatically effective, and offer private outdoor living space in a dense urban ...
  • Mare, Estelle Alma (Art Historical Work Group of South Africa, 2010)
    For Renaissance artists whose purpose was to portray human figures convincingly knowledge of anatomy, which is based on the dissection of bodies, was essential. In the case of El Greco, who received his first artistic ...
  • Mare, Estelle Alma (Art Historical Workgroup of South Africa, 2000)
    Angels in Christian art mainly fulfil the role of intermediaries between God and human beings or messengers from God. In this article the focus will be on the inclusion of angels in representations of the Baptism of Christ, ...
  • Duffey, Alexander Edward (Art Historical Work Group of South Africa, 2002)
    This essay attempts to reconstruct the ten missing years in the life of the well-known South African sculptor, Anton van Wouw, from the end of the Anglo-Boer War to the end of 1910 when he received the commission to make ...
  • Duffey, Alexander Edward (Art Historical Work Group of South Africa, 2008)
    It is not widely known that South Africa’s most important pioneer sculptor, Anton van Wouw (1862-1945), received his initial training as an architectural sculptor. At an early stage in his career he worked for a concrete ...
  • Mare, Estelle Alma (Art Historical Work Group of South Africa, 2002)
    The application of geometric configurations to the surfaces of architectural elevations, reproductions of classical vases and sculpture, and Renaissance paintings based on perspective, for the purpose of revealing structural ...
  • Jooste, Johan K. (Art Historical Work Group of South Africa, 2000)
    Gerhard [Gerard] Moerdijk (1890-1958) was one of the first practising Afrikaans-speaking architects. He was active from 1917 until the early fifties during which time he and his partners realized a large body of work - ...
  • Fisher, Roger C. (South African Institute of Architects, 2014-07)
    It is well known that architects need patrons, otherwise they would have no commissions. However, many a successful architect has in turn become a patron to his own profession, either in his lifetime or through ...