Louis Le Vau

... elevation could then be characteristic of the personal graphic manner of Le Vau in mid-career, when François d’Orbay was entering his service as a draughtsman.– Alexandre Cojannot and Alexandre Gady– Translated by Basile BaudezExcerpted from: Alexandre Cojannot et Alexandre Gady, Dessiner pour bâtir. Le métier d'architecte au XVIIe siècle, Paris, ...

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Dance Dance Revolution

... ancien régime speculative building heap and the viral explosion of arabesque sat François-Joseph Bélanger. Known as the architecte des folies and the great rival to Alexandre Brongniart and Claude-Nicolas Ledoux, Bélanger made no bones about being the builder to the great, the powerful, and the gorgeous. Purchasing the title of ...

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Aux Citoyens Membres de La Commune attachés à la commissions des services publics

Aux Citoyens Membres de La Commune attachés à la commissions des services publics ← Drawings of the Week ← SETS ← Drawing Matter Home Drawings Publications Events About Contributors Artists & Makers Mailing List Search Drawing MatterSETSDrawings of the Week 7 Sep 2018 Aux Citoyens Membres de La Commune attachés ...

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Dessiner pour Bâtir

... but also the diversity of artistic personalities of their authors. The exhibition creates a collective portrait of the architects of the Grand Siècle, professionals and artists at once.See the Drawing of the Week on Le Vau by curators Alexandre Cojannot and Alexandre Gady (translated from the French by Basile Baudez).

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