If you live in a grand old country house, the ideal finishing touch to the aesthetic beauty of the home’s exterior is cast iron gutters. An international collaboration, it contains citations from technical reports, conference proceedings, journal articles, books and audiovisual and unpublished materials and is searchable in both English and French. In all its endeavors, the GCI focuses on the creation and delivery of knowledge that will benefit the professionals and organizations responsible for the conservation of the world’s cultural heritage.
On most modern cast iron and steel chimenea this is a standard feature. ICOMOS: Twentieth Century Heritage International Scientific Committee. Metals in America’s Historic Buildings: Uses and Preservation Treatments. In Architettura e materiali del Novecento: Conservazione, restauro, manutenzione: Atti del Convegno di studi, Bressanone 13-16 luglio 2004, edited by Guido Biscontin and Guido Driussi, 301-10.
Modern love: Preservation challenges arise as mid-century modern icons turn 50. Form: Pioneering Design: 26-29. History in motion: A glance at historic preservation in California. 20th Century Heritage: Our Recent Cultural Legacy: Proceedings of the Australia ICOMOS National Conference 2001, 28 November-1 December 2001, edited by David S. Jones, 16-31.
Architetture d’etaÌ€ moderna in Terra d’Otranto: Tipi murari e meccanismi di collasso Architecture of modern ageâ€ in Terra d’Otranto: Types of buildings and mechanisms of collapse. In Architettura e materiali del Novecento: Conservazione, restauro, manutenzione: Atti del Convegno di studi, Bressanone 13-16 luglio 2004, edited by Guido Biscontin and Guido Driussi, 119-24.
In Konservierung der Moderne?: Conservation of Modern Architecture?: UÌˆber den Umgang mit den Zeugnissen der Architekturgeschichte des 20. Jahrhunderts, Congress Center Leipzig, 31.10.-2.11.1996, 63-68. The modern mandate: Saving significant mid-century build- ings has united preservationists and environmentalists.