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Books – The Cement Garden (1978), Ian McEwan

Books – The Cement Garden (1978), Ian McEwan

The Cement Garden, Ian McEwan. Novel (1978); Film (1993) Images from film: Source: 4.bp.blogspot.com/-2jX4vQ-XH9o/ULflWZXtEdI/AAAAAAAACmA/obWYT7vXwBs/s1600/Cement+Garden+DVD+cover.jpg The prefab. Source: halbookblog.files.wordpress.com/2013/03/cementgarden20133.png Source: lh5.ggpht.com/-Nxx45UGwcjs/T5MMkkhvL5I/AAAAAAAAFyE/qGWXyN5Z3Pw/The%252520Cement%252520Garden%252520-%2525204_thumb.jpg?imgmax=800 Resurfacing the garden path. Source: lh3.ggpht.com/-IRRcHtnALGw/T5MMgrs5bUI/AAAAAAAAFxo/QcN1Dxf4IPY/The%252520Cement%252520Garden%252520-%2525206_thumb.jpg?imgmax=800 Covering up the hand print of the dead father. Source: http://photobucket.com/gallery/user/dreamcrypt/media/cGF0aDpuZm9kcmVhbS9UaGVDZW1lbnRHYXJkZW4vdmxjc25hcC0zMjYyNTgucG5n/?ref= State of prefab. Source: 2.bp.blogspot.com/_IvRqty8ctDk/SjgVVZ9eZ4I/AAAAAAAAAuY/9F8FyGj6tGs/s400/Capture-2.bmp State of the garden. Source: media.baselineresearch.com/images/260364/260364_full.jpg Garden and psyche. Source: i60.fastpic.ru/big/2014/0407/de/d05c63028befac613dde97e9bfb89cde.jpg Dilapidation. Source: i.guim.co.uk/img/static/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2014/1/24/1390586442620/Charlotte-Gainsbourg-in-T-009.jpg?w=300&q=55&auto=format&usm=12&fit=max&s=210dcf9bb08987a34204e83944ff906f Dilapidation. Source: i.ytimg.com/vi/eeZ88jJrYRY/maxresdefault.jpg The rise of the tower blocks. Source: img.china-cdn88nmbwacdnln8hq8qwe.com/images/origin/48200/screen2.jpg … Continue reading Books – The Cement Garden (1978), Ian McEwan

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Articles – Brutalist Architecture

"Channel 4's Aylesbury estate ident gets a revamp – starring the residents", Christopher Beanland In: The Guardian, 14 March 2014 Source: https://www.theguardian.com/tv-and-radio/2014/mar/14/channel-4-aylesbury-estate-ident-revamped Accessed: 26.4.2016   The Aylesbury itself is one of London's largest estates and its long construction throughout the 1960s and 70s was overseen by architects Derek Winch and Hans Peter Trenton of Southwark council. Full … Continue reading Articles – Brutalist Architecture

Articles – Urban Planning

LISTED BUILDINGS Listing helps us acknowledge and understand our shared history.  It marks and celebrates a building's special architectural and historic interest, and also brings it under the consideration of the planning system so that some thought will be taken about its future. The older a building is, the more likely it is to be … Continue reading Articles – Urban Planning