Roelof Uytenbogaardt, Cape Town, South Africa, 1975
DOCOMOMO South Africa calls for help because Werdmuller Centre in Cape Town is in danger. Heritage Western Cape was notified that the building’s owners (Old Mutual) want to tear it down and advised the undertaken of a Heritage Impact Assessment. Ashley Lillie (with Prof. Andre van Graan) wrote a draft for comment by interested and affected parties for the Heritage Impact Assessment, addressing the significance of the Werdmuller Centre as a Modernist architectural resource.
We attach it, encouraging the defense of this building!