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Telephone Exchange Building
Sea Point, Cape Town, Western Cape

KANTOROWICH and SKACEL: Architect
Date:1961
Client:South African Telecommunications
Status:Unknown

'A connoisseurs building with walls of only one material which constitutes an interesting reaction to the fashion of using too many different materials for modern buildings. It projects an uncommonly conservative image whose appeal is not obvious' (Greig, 1971: 219) .

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


Writings about this entry

Greig, Doreen. 1971. A Guide to Architecture in South Africa. Cape Town: Howard Timmins. pg 219