Item description for Basil Spence: Architect: Architect by Philip Long & Jane Thomas...
Basil Spence 1907-1976 was one of Britain's most celebrated architects. This illustrated book explores his extraordinary career from the 1930s to the 1970s, focusing particularly on the post-war period. Central to his work was a sensitivity towards materials and a commitment to working with artists. Spence's work is discussed here in a series of essays introduced by a personal memoir especially written by the architect's close family.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 0.5" Width: 9.5" Height: 10.25" Weight: 1.5 lbs.
Release Date Apr 25, 2008
Publisher National Galleries of Scotland
ISBN 1906270007 ISBN13 9781906270001
Availability 0 units.
More About Philip Long & Jane Thomas
Philip Long (PhD, PGCLT, BA Hons, MTMI) is a Principal Research Fellow at the Centre for Tourism and Cultural Change at Leeds Metropolitan University, UK. Philip has research interests in the tourism dimensions of festivals and cultural events, tourism - media relationships and, social exclusion from tourism participation. He is also interested in research-based professional development for the destination management and festivals sectors. Nicola Palmer (PhD, PGCLT, BA Hons, M.Inst.TT is a Senior Lecturer in the Centre for International Tourism Research (CITouR), Sheffield Hallam University, Sheffield, UK. Nicola has research interests in destination image, tourist perceptions and the role of tourism in national identity building. She is also interested in public policy and the relationships between the state and tourism agencies. Geographically, her research focus spans from the UK to Central Asia.