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10 September 2019The History of the Skyscraper
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The History of the Skyscraper Anthea Streeter Tuesday 10 September 2019

 

Through Anthea's extensive knowledge of Architecture, we look at the development of the buildings which have grown upwards and become iconic images.

 

Anthea Streeter: studied the Fine and Decorative Arts in London and continued her studies at Harvard University. It was while at Harvard, where there was great enthusiasm for American design, that she became interested herself in 20th century architecture. Since returning from America she has taught on courses in Oxford and London, lectured on the Country House course in Sussex, and for several private groups around the country. Special interest in the architecture and design of 20th century.