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A/Prof Christopher Vernon

The Academic Details listed below present information collected by the University up to the end of 2013 and thus may not represent the full academic record.

Email: christopher.vernon@uwa.edu.au  Home Page


Christopher Vernon teaches design and the history and theory of landscape architecture. He is a leading authority on the lives and works of Walter Burley Griffin and Marion Mahony Griffin, widely lecturing and publishing on the subject. More broadly, his research focusses upon architecture and landscape as collective expressions of identity, especially within the context of designed national capitals such as Canberra, New Delhi and Brasilia. http://www.researchgate.net/profile/Christopher_Vernon

Publications

Vernon, C. 2016, 'Australia‚Äôs Lost Capitol', JOURNAL OF ARCHITECTURAL EDUCATION, 70, 2, pp. 284-299. Detail

Vernon, C. 2015, 'Recovering Walter Burley Griffin's final American city plan', Planning Perspectives, 30, 4, pp. 625-637. Detail

Vernon, C. 2015, 'Finding Park Ridge: Walter Burley Griffin's Final American Town Plan',  Detail

Vernon, C. 2014, 'Memorialising the Griffins at Canberra', Australian Design Review: Architecture,  Detail

Vernon, C. 2014, 'Imperializing Washington, D.C.', Site Lines, 9, 2, pp. 6-8. Detail


More Publications...

Grants

Associate Professor Christopher Vernon 1998, 'An inventory and catalogue of primary source records documenting the professional practice of Walter Burley Griffin, designer of Canberra', ARC Small Grants.




Students

2010 PhD. Dr Whitbread. Supervised by: A/Prof Vernon, Prof Weller







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