Joseph Emberton: the architecture of display

Catherine Moriarty, Sue Breakell

Research output: Non-textual outputExhibition


The Joseph Emberton Archive has made available for research at the University of Brighton Design Archives since 2002. This exhibition for Pallant House, curated by Professor Catherine Moriarty and Design Archives Archivist and Research Fellow, Sue Breakell, presented selected material from the collection alongside loans from the RIBA Library to explore the buildings of this significant twentieth-century architect. It posed new questions about Emberton’s architecture, extending existing scholarship, and adding to debate about the nature of inter-war British modernism. The accomanying essay ‘Joseph Emberton: The Architecture of Display’ by Catherine Moriarty appeared in the Pallant House Magazine, no. 34, 2015.
Original languageEnglish
Publication statusPublished - 18 Feb 2015
Eventexhibition - Pallant House Gallery, Chichester, 18 Feb-17 May 2015
Duration: 18 Feb 2015 → …


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