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Modernist Estates: The buildings and the people who live in them

Author/EditorStefi Orazi (Author)
ISBN: 9780711269262
Pub Date02/11/2021
BindingPaperback
Pages192
Dimensions (mm)255(h) * 200(w)
A celebration of modernist architecture as it is lived in today
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Take an inside look at some of the most remarkable and sometimes controversial estates in Britain and the impact they have on their communities.
Featuring twenty-one modernist homes and their residents, this unique and beautifully designed book presents an overview of the buildings and architects, considers the historical and political context, and explores what it's like to live on a modernist estate today.
Through interviews and original photography, we're offered a rare insight into the lives of these significant buildings and those who inhabit them.

Estates include:
Isokon
Pullman Court
Golden Lane Estate
Keeling House
The Hall
Dulwich Park Estate
Manygate Lane
Park Hill
Sivill House
Draper House
Perronet House
Barbican
Brunswick Centre
Byker
Christchurch Estate
Dunboyne Road Estate
Alexandra and Ainsworth Estate
Whittington Estate
Greenwich Millenium Village
Balfron Tower

Take an inside look at some of the most remarkable and sometimes controversial estates in Britain and the impact they have on their communities.
Featuring twenty-one modernist homes and their residents, this unique and beautifully designed book presents an overview of the buildings and architects, considers the historical and political context, and explores what it's like to live on a modernist estate today.
Through interviews and original photography, we're offered a rare insight into the lives of these significant buildings and those who inhabit them.

Estates include:
Isokon
Pullman Court
Golden Lane Estate
Keeling House
The Hall
Dulwich Park Estate
Manygate Lane
Park Hill
Sivill House
Draper House
Perronet House
Barbican
Brunswick Centre
Byker
Christchurch Estate
Dunboyne Road Estate
Alexandra and Ainsworth Estate
Whittington Estate
Greenwich Millenium Village
Balfron Tower

STEFI ORAZI is a London-based designer and author of Modernist Estates: The buildings and the people who live in them today (2015) and The Barbican Estate (2018).

Isokon Building, Belsize Park, London Pullman Court, Streatham, London Golden Lane Estate, City of London Keeling House, Bethnal Green, London The Hall, Blackheath Dulwich Park Estate, Sydenham Hill Manygate Lane, Shepperton, Middlesex Park Hill, Sheffield Sivill House, Bethnal Green, London Draper House, Elephant and Castle, London Perronet House, Elephant and Castle, London Barbican, City of London Brunswick Centre, Bloomsbury, London Byker, Newcastle upon Tyne Christchurch Estate, Victoria Park, London Dunboyne Road Estate, Gospel Oak, London Alexandra and Ainsworth Estate, Swiss Cottage, London Whittington Estate, Dartmouth Park, London Greenwich Millenium Village, London Balfron Tower, Poplar, London

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