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Fox (J.) ed. REVEL FOX, reflections on the making of space
184 pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, No Place, (1997). R250
Catalogue of the works exhibited at the time of the Sophia Grey Memorial Lecture given by Revel Fox in Bloemfontein in August 1997 and at the South African National Gallery in Cape Town in 1998.

Foreword by Marilyn Martin.

Contributions include:
"Reflections on the Making of Space" by Revel Fox
"Architectural Lives" by Amancio Guedes
"Revel Fox's Architecture" by Ronald Lewcock
"The Early Cape Town Years" by Neville Dubow
"The City and the Waterfront" by David Jack
"The Federal Theological Seminary" by Stanley Mogoba
"The Peninsula Technikon: a short history" by Franklin Sonn
"The UCT Connection" by Mamphela Ramphele
"Urban Issues" by Peter Seidel.

Architect, town planner and urban activist Revel Fox was born in Durban in 1924. After spending time abroad he settled in Cape Town and in 1962 established the architectural and planning partnership, Revel Fox and Partners. Projects include the Faculty of Education building, UCT, Eoan Group Cultural Centre and Joseph Stone Auditorium, Shelter housing in Valhalla Park, Cape Town, BP Centre, Bertram House, Meerlust and Groot Constantia restorations, Cape Provincial Administration Office Building, St George's Mall, and Anglovaal House. He died in 2004.

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