Brick fountain in courtyard created by Hartley Teakle Building, University of Queensland, St. Lucia Campus

De Gruchy, Graham Francis. Brick fountain in courtyard created by Hartley Teakle Building, University of Queensland, St. Lucia Campus.

 
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Title Brick fountain in courtyard created by Hartley Teakle Building, University of Queensland, St. Lucia Campus
Alternative Title School of Agriculture and Food Sciences, Hartley Teakle Building, University of Queensland, St. Lucia Campus
Abstract/Summary "Circular brick fountains and sumps follow the pathways around the building, marking out entrances and places of rest."
Date of construction 1970
Date photo taken 1986
Date scanned 2012-11-26
Publisher The University of Queensland Library
Architect Birrell, James, 1928-
Kulley, Lorent
Photographer De Gruchy, Graham Francis
Location University of Queensland
St. Lucia Campus
Brisbane, Queensland
Open Access Status Other
Category Educational facilities
Subcategory Universities
Period Late twentieth century (1960-)
Condition Original
Structural Systems & Elements Masonry construction
Concrete construction
Building Materials Brick
Reinforced concrete
Copper
Architectural Features Fountains
Surrounding Features Gardens
Water
Rights Research and private study only. Not to be reproduced without prior written permission. Rights holder: Michael Keniger.
References Pratt, Fuller. "The University of Queensland Buildings, St Lucia Campus by James Birrell." Bachelor of Architecture Undergraduate Thesis, University of Queensland, 1998.
Additional Notes The design intent of the building (Hartley Teakle) was to create "a linear building that follows the site contours to embrace the landscape. The rolling landscape of the courtyard created by the undulating plan leads to a sculptural and organic building." UQ B
 
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