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BENJAMIN, Issy

Born:

Architect

SACA:
Reg No: 1204
Year registered: 1950

BArch(Rand), ARIBA

CHIPKIN (1993) records him as being in the final year class of 1950 at the Wits School with ABRAMOWITCH, FELDMAN and GUEDES, amongst others. He served apprenticeship at HAROLD LE ROITH & ASSOCIATES alongside his classmate ABRAMOWITCH and CROFTON with whom he is recorded in 1959 as being in partnership styled CROFTON AND BENJAMIN of 51 Hartley Road, Durban. By 1969 he was on the retired list of the Natal Institute of architects, address 6A Hamstead high Street, London, NW 3.

All truncated references not fully cited in 'References' are those of Joanna Walker's original text and cited in full in the 'Bibliography' entry of the Lexicon.

Books citing BENJAMIN

Chipkin, Clive M. 1993. Johannesburg Style - Architecture & Society 1880s - 1960s. Cape Town: David Phillip. pp 175, 238, 312

ISAA. 1959. The Yearbook of the Institute of South African Architects and Chapter of SA Quantity Surveyors 1958-1959 : Die Jaarboek van die Instituut van Suid-Afrikaanse Argitekte en Tak van Suid-Afrikaanse Bourekenaars 1958-1959. Johannesburg: ISAA. pp 88, 219

ISAA. 1969. The Yearbook of the Institute of South African Architects and Chapter of SA Quantity Surveyors 1968-1969 : Die Jaarboek van die Instituut van Suid-Afrikaanse Argitekte en Tak van Suid-Afrikaanse Bourekenaars 1968-1969. Johannesburg: ISAA. pp 89, 186