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ZWART, Wibo J

Born: fl 1956

Architect

SACA:
Reg No: 1767
Year registered: 1956

BArch (Natal).

TPIA (1956); ISAA (1956).

In 1959 he was found in the employ of the NBRI of the CSIR at the time when DMcG CALDERWOOD was there developing so-called 'Native Housing'.

CHIPKIN ( 2007: 379) recalls his

distinctive kraal houses, I suspect, were influenced by the Pretoria regionalists as well as by the Pearlman family's Roodepoort Brickworks, rough semi-face commons and clinker brick in blues and plums - a brick much favoured by a generation of Johannesburg vernacular architects, ... .

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.