HAWARD , Birkin Anthony Christopher (1939-)

1939 - ?

Birkin Haward born 1939

Birkin Haward was born at Ipswich in 1939, son of Birkin Haward (1912-2002)[q.v.] and his wife Muriel née Wright (1917-1955), who married at Holborn, London in 1936, into a family where drawing and painting were regular activities. His father, Birkin Haward was an architect, painter and antiquarian and his mother Muriel was also a fine draughtsman and taught textile design at Ipswich Art School. A practising architect, Birkin trained at the Architectural Association in London 1958-1963 and worked with Norman Foster for many years, including on the Willis Faber building in Ipswich. He married at St Pancras, London in 1977, Joanna van Heyningen and since 1983 Birkin has been in partnership with Joanna, as van Heyningen and Haward in London, working mainly on heritage, education and performance projects. A book of their work 'The Inclusive Envelope' was published by Right Angle Publications in 2010.








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