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Traditional Building | September 2019

Traditional Building magazine

September 2019
The September issue of Traditional Building features an interview with architect Jean Carroon, articles on tuckpointing, concrete, Boston University's iconic Castle and more.

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An Interview with Jean Carroon
Architect Jean Carroon says a healthy world values and uses what already exists—including buildings.

Robert A.M. Stern Architects Creates a University Welcome Center
Robert A.M. Stern Architects designs a university welcome center with a presence that creates a whole new approach to the campus.

Boston University’s Iconic Castle
Finegold Alexander Architects resurrects Boston University’s iconic Castle to serve as the Dahod Family Alumni Center.

PFA Architects Restoration of Asheville High School
PFA Architects restores Asheville High School, an iconic southern school, to impeccable standards.

Buried by Vesuvius: Treasures from the Villa dei Papiri
Buried by Vesuvius is at the Getty Villa through October 28, 2019.

Materials and Methods
The Phillips Collection Project: A Contractor’s Perspective
Trades, technology, and teamwork on the Phillips Collection project.

Building with Concrete
With uses that range from utilitarian to decorative, concrete has been the building material of choice for centuries.

What is tuckpointing?

Product Reports
Reproduction Windows for The 1874 Renwick Gallery
Blast resistance adds another twist to building reproduction windows at the Renwick Gallery.

Covax Design: Artistry in Iron
Covax Design creates traditional wrought iron gates for two new colleges.

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