DOCOMOMO JOURNAL 28: Modern Heritage in Africa

Author: Jean-Louis Cohen, Johan Lagae, Hannah le Roux (guest editor),

Publisher: DOCOMOMO International Paris (2003)

Dimensions (length x width x height): 21 cm × 1 cm × 30 cm

Pages: 98

Language: English

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Docomomo Journal 28 (March 2003)

Docomomo News

Marcel Breuer Landmark Threatened in New Heaven, Connecticut by F. Peter Swanson & Robert Gatje
The Swiss National Library in Bern: An Excellent Restoration of Modern Architecture by Bernard Furrer
The Silo de la Charité-sur-Loire in France: A Rare Testament to the Formal Structural Style of the 1930s and 1940s by Cyrille Parlos
Modernism in a Provincial Center in Turkey: Adana by Gülsün Tanyeli
Montreal’s Grain Elevator No 5: The Uncertain Fate of a Modern Icon by Susan Ross
Innsbruck Mountain Stations: The Nordkettenbahn (1927–28) by Wessel de Jonge

Modernism in Morocco by Jean-Louis Cohen
Modern Architecture in Algiers by Boussad Aiche
Modern Architecture in the Belgian Congo: A Forgotten Legacy and a “Shared” Heritage by Johan Lagae
Architecture and Construction Technology in West Africa in the 1950s and 1960s by John Godwin
The Lagos Hotel Affair: Negotiating Modernism in the Late Colonial Domain by Rhodri Windsor-Liscombe
Modern Movement Architecture in Ghana by Hannah Le Roux
The Modern Movement Architecture of Four South African Cities by Roger Fisher, Hannah Le Roux, Noëleen Murrat & Paul Sanders
Educational Design and Modernism in West Africa by Ola Uduku

Window Fixing at the Bauhaus by James Lewis

Book Reviews:
Eduardo Luis Rodríguez: Modern Architecture in Havana: A Guide for its Knowledge and Protection by Roberto Real
Joseph Eichler: Modernism Rebuilds the American Dream by Paul Adamson & Marty Arbunich