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New book by UCT author
Co-authored by Prof Alison Lewis, dean of the Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment, with academic peers from Brazil and the Netherlands, this volume bridges the gap between theory and practice , providing the reader with a comprehensive...
Early Cape Town street plan.
Early Cape Town Street Plans
Forming part of the William and Yvonne Jacobson Digital Africana Programme at UCT, a large number of scanned images of early Cape Town Street plans have been added to the UCT Scholar Digital Repository


Thursday, 21 March 2019
Ian Ford
Ambient Landscapes: The Architectural Drawings of Ian Ford

Ian Ford was a landscape architect with a deep understanding of the internal logics of Cape vernacular architecture. His hand-drawn designs are the epitome of pre-digital elegance and subtle skill. Visit the Ian Ford Archive on the Digital Collections website.

Publication Date:
Tue, 11 Aug 2015 - 16:15
UCT appoints first female dean of EBE

UCT has appointed Professor Alison Lewis as dean of the Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment (EBE) – the first woman to receive such an appointment. She will take up her new position on 1 June 2015.

Publication Date:
Tue, 05 May 2015 - 09:30