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Hawkins\Brown are London based architects who have been described as "... one of the most exciting young practices of today." (Architecture Today). This extensively illustrated book considers key projects in terms of contemporary architecture, exploring their creativity, diversity and tenacity.

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Overview

Hawkins\Brown are London based architects who have been described as "... one of the most exciting young practices of today." (Architecture Today). This extensively illustrated book considers key projects in terms of contemporary architecture, exploring their creativity, diversity and tenacity.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781901033885
  • Publisher: Artifice Books on Architecture
  • Publication date: 10/28/2003
  • Pages: 288
  • Product dimensions: 7.64 (w) x 8.94 (h) x 0.85 (d)

Table of Contents

1 Home
Introduction: Rowan Moore 4
Student Centre: University of Portsmouth 14
Hawkins\Brown Studio 26
The traces of the relationships people make with one another...: Jane Rendell 30
So what do you reckon to this? text and photographs: Andrew Cross 42
2 People
Women's Pioneer: Housing Association Headquarters 62
The Oakwood Centre, Woodley 70
Stamford Works/Gillett Place 74
Market Stalls, Bradbury St 78
Culture House 90
3 Openness
PlayArc and Playbarn 94
3 Mills Play and Training Centre 104
The collaboration between architecture and social action: Mark Harrison and Dave Ward 107
Tottenham Court Road Station 112
Edwardian Buildings Shoreditch Campus: Hackney Community College 126
Hackney Town Hall Square Competition 130
4 Principles
Hawley Wharf: Camden 140
Making space for art: Julie Summers and Russell Brown 144
The Henry Moore Foundation 148
Avenue Campus Faculty of Arts: University of Southampton 160
5 Economy
New School of Healthcare: Oxford Brookes University 172
Student Union Association Building: Queen Mary, University of London 174
New Business School: University of Portsmouth 180
Opus One: Anglia Polytechnic University 186
6 Industry
Hope (Sufferance) Wharf: Rotherhithe 192
2-10 Hertford Road 198
11-23 Downham Road 208
The Billiard Hall, West Bromwich 212
7 Optimism
Trowbridge Centre: for Adults with Learning Difficulties 218
Maggie's Cancer Care Centre: Sheffield 224
8 Periphery
St Mary's Square: Bury St Edmunds 234
3-17 Tooley St 238
The Roald Dahl Centre 242
Context and proposition: two approaches to the siting of the work of Hawkins\Brown Kevin Rhowbotham 248
9 Alsoness
Birmingham Institute of Art & Design 258
42-44 Beak St 266
Timeline 274
Project list 278
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