Robert TAVERNOR

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1954-12-19
Education Chatham House GS Ramsgate, Harvey GS Folkestone, South Bank Poly (BA), PCL (DipArch), Br Sch at Rome (scholar in architecture), St John's Coll Cambridge (PhD)
Books & Publications Publications L B Alberti On the Art of Building in Ten Books (with J Rykwert and N Leach, 1991), Palladio and Palladianism (1991), Edinburgh (ed, 1995), Andrea Palladio The Four Books on Architecture (ed with R Schofield, 1997, The Architecture Review Architectural Publication of the Year 1997, The Architects' Jl Architectural Publication of the Year 1998), On Alberti and the Art of Building (1998, The Architects' Jl Architectural Publication of the Year 1999), Body and Building: the changing relation of body and architecture (ed with G Dodds, 2002), Smoot's Ear: the measure of humanity (2007), Vitruvius, On Architecture (intro with trans, by R Schofield, 2009); other publications incl: chapters in 13 books, 1 dictionary entry, 15 essays in refereed jls, 17 essays in professional jls, 35 book reviews
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Style Prof Robert Tavernor
Career architect; assoc architect Cambridge Design Architects 1983-85, dir Richard Reid Architects 1985-86, founding ptnr Alberti Gp 1988-94, founding dir Design Gp Bath Architects 1990-92; pt/t lectr PCL 1980-82, coll tutor Univ of Cambridge 1980-87 (pt/t lectr 1982-87), lectr in architecture Univ of Bath 1987-92, initiator Centre for Advanced Studies in Architecture Univ of Bath 1991-92, Forbes prof of architecture Univ of Edinburgh 1992-95, prof of architecture Univ of Bath 1995-2005 (head of dept 2003-05), prof of architecture and urban design and dir Cities Prog LSE 2005-10 (emeritus prof of architecture and urban design 2011-); visiting prof Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies UCLA 1998-99, EU visiting scholar Texas A&M Univ 2002, visiting prof of architecture and urbanism Univ of São Paulo 2004; memb Editorial Bd Architectural Res Quarterly 1994-97 and 1999-; dissertations examiner RIBA 1986-97; awards incl Bath Environmental Award 1992 and 1993; RIBA 1984, ARIAS 1994-96, FRSA 1994
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