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VASSA 50th Anniversary Souvenir

A look back at VASSA’s 50 years of Vernaccing. Contents include Can vernacular be restored? Reading the structure of old Cape buildings Recording on the Northern Frontier Little Karoo Different approaches Upper Table Valley Stormsvlei Genadendal and its hamlets Gains & Losses: Walmer Estate Mills… and more! VASSA 50th Anniversary Souvenir

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Cape Folk Architecture Exhibition – Souvenir Brochure

This exhibition was first shown at the University of Cape Town’s Irma Stern Museum in October 2004. The curators, contributors and organisers are all members of the Vernacular Architecture Society. The exhibition traces the vernacular architecture tradition of the Western Cape through the links that exist between need, available materials and indigenous building knowledge, and locates the buildings within […]

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Workshop Proceedings: Studies & Debates in Vernacular Architecture in the Western Cape

Workshop Proceedings: Studies & Debates in Vernacular Architecture in the Western Cape, Nov 2004, convened by Antonia Malan and assisted by Sally Titlestad. Contributers: Andrew Berman, Melanie Attwell, Tariq Toffa, Hans Fransen, Fabio Todeschini, Sally Titlestad, Marthinus van Bart, Len Raymond, Yvonne Brink, Antonia Malan, Andre van Graan, Joanna Marx, Wendy Arendse, Sarah Winter, Nicolas […]

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