Conen Sigl Architekten, Fliederstrasse: walls and columns, 2015.

Conen Sigl, Fliederstrasse: walls and columns, 2016 IN SET

The drawings are something between a sketch, a photograph, a model and a plan – similar perhaps to the old maps of cities and territories, which show the relationship between things without any intention of being realistic. They are more like a mind map.

inc. Schinkel, Design for a plaster capital, 1806.

Princeton poster pair crop

The exhibition 20 January, in 8.44 / out 8.16  at Princeton University School of Architecture, is curated by Elizabeth Diller and Tina di Carlo. Designed by Diller Scofidio + Renfro, the specially designed cabinets display nearly 200 architectural drawings from the Drawing Matter Collection. Open until 08 May.

Chernikhov, Architectural Fairytales sketch, 1920.

Iakov Chernikhov, Architectural Fairytales sketch, c. 1935, DM 1614 IN SET

The Royal Fine Art Commission Trust is running an architectural drawing summer school in partnership with Kingston University and based in the Drawing Matter archive, from 26 August to 2 September 2017. Up to fifteen fully sponsored places are available for students between their first and second year of A Levels. Questions and further information: Robert Bargery, [email protected]

Drawing Matter
www.drawingmatter.org

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