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A&AJ60 A&A Journal No60

Graham Cooper Chairman of A&A 1994-2008: (Director and Founder Member since 1983 ) 

As a founder member and director since 1983 the author had the honour of chairing Art & Architecture for fourteen years from 1994 to 2008. During his time as chairman A&A has developed from a private members society to a more public communication & knowledge orientated service.

Projects since 1994
Lectures; include Raphael Vinnoly, Chris Smith, Kisho Kurokawa, Charles Jencks, Richard MacCormac, Anthony Caro, Richard Rogers etc
House Style:- Prepared brochure and invited Pentagram to design new Corporate Identity. The Journal; has been significantly upgraded to colour, reformatted and made public.
Venue: Arranged transfer to new office space and Cowcross Street Gallery lecture venue clo Alan Baxter Associates 77 Cowcross Street EC1

Art & Architecture Projects since 1983
In the formative years he assisted on a number of conferences including the Crafts Factor in Architecture and Working to a Percentage. Held at the RIBA in 1986  Working to a Percentage was opened by the Secretary of State for the Environment.
Lectures on behalf of A&A: Art Workers Guild, London, Artist Association of Wales Aberystwth, Arnolfini Bristol.
Conferences: Assisted with Craftsfactor in Architecture 1985 and with Percent for Art RIBA 1986
Consultations; A&A Panel for Code of Professional Practise for A&A Artist Register and for LDDC Public Art Programme

Grant Applications:
Next Generation Forum, ACE, CABE. NWA
Feasibility Study National Art & Architecture Exchange A National Arts Council Lottery Bid.
Art & Architecture Outreach Program. An Arts Council Application
National Art & Architecture Database In collaboration with the RIBA and Axis. ACE
Art & Architecture Round Table A series of for 8 regional locations. ACE
RSA Art for Architecture Award 50th Edition of Art & Architecture Award for bumper colour celebration edition.

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