- Hardcover: 192 pages
- Publisher: Douglas & McIntyre; 1st edition (March 1 2006)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1553651715
- ISBN-13: 978-1553651710
- Product Dimensions: 20.3 x 2.1 x 25.4 cm
- Shipping Weight: 1.1 Kg
- Average Customer Review: 1 customer review
- Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #631,564 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
B.C. Binning Hardcover – Mar 1 2006
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"This timely new book, part history, part homage, promises to consolidate Binning's reputation and communicate his accomplishments to a new audience."
"Each of the essayists ably describes and analyzes different aspects of Binning's multifaceted career and enumerates his many achievements."
"As is usual with this publisher, B.C. Binning is richly illustrated and smartly designed." (Robin Laurence Georgia Straight)
"B.C. Binning underscores the increasing acknowledgement and importance of the enriching role that fine art has in architectural culture." (Canadian Architect)
About the Author
Arthur Erickson, Canada's pre-eminent philosopher-architect, was renowned for his innovative approach to landscape, his genius for spatial composition and his epic vision of architecture for people. Abraham J. Rogatnick, a graduate of the Harvard Design School, was an architect and professor at the University of British Columbia and the Emily Carr University of Art & Design. On November 27, 2007, Abraham’s birthday, the Emily Carr community recognized Abraham’s friendship and support by naming the media gallery the Abraham J. Rogatnick Media Gallery in his honour. Ian M. Thom is a Senior Curator-Historical at the Vancouver Art Gallery. Involved in Canadian art museums for more than thirty years, he has also held senior curatorial positions at the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria and the McMichael Canadian Art Collection. He has organized more than one hundred exhibitions and written numerous articles and authored or co-authored many books, including Robert Davidson: Eagle of the Dawn, Andy Warhol: Images, Art BC, E.J. Hughes, Takao Tanabe, B.C. Binning, Emily Carr: New Perspectives on a Canadian Icon and Challenging Traditions: Contemporary First Nations Art of the Northwest Coast. He lives in Vancouver, BC. Adele Weder is an architectural writer, curator and cultural journalist whose work has been published in design journals and anthologies across North America. She lives in Vancouver and Haida Gwaii, British Columbia.