Preservation Chapel Hill, the Alliance for Historic Hillsborough, and the Orange County Historic Preservation Commission Present......
"Integrity, Harmoniousness and Compatability: The connundrums of Context" by Dr. Daniel Bluestone
For well over a generation, historic preservationists have been stewards of not only historic buildings and landscapes, but also of the design controls that regulate changes to historic places. Dr. Daniel Bluestone uses case studies to explore how the preservation movement is doing with design control efforts. Book signing and reception to follow.
Free and open to the public.
This lecture is sponsored by the Kenan Foundation as part of the "Roots of the Piedmont" preservation symposium.
Dr. Bluestone is the Director of the University of Virginia of Architecture Historic Preservation Program and Author of "Buildings, Landscapes and Memory". Case studies in Historic Preservation, winner of the 2013 Antoinette Forester Downing award from the Society of Architectural Historians.