Cedric Price

... Publications Events About Contributors Artists & Makers Mailing List Search Drawing MatterSETSDrawings of the Week 8 Aug 2016 Cedric Price Cedric Price (1934–2003), Battersea Power Station, c. 1990. Red pen and coloured crayon on sketchbook sheet, 203 × 253 mm. Swiftly drawn in soft orange-red crayon, four upright fingers sit ...

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Sheds: Palaces of Nothing

... mm. Anon. (French), Design for a Fantastic Railway Carriage, 1878. Pencil, watercolour and bodycolour on wove paper, 288 × 470 mm. Anon. (English), Reliquary of St Aidan, c. 1820. Pen and brown ink, pencil and watercolour on paper. Cassius Goldsmith, Design for a Gate Lodge, End Elevation, c. 1827. Pen, ...

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La Casa Della Falsita

... Matter Home Drawings Publications Events About Contributors Artists & Makers Mailing List Search Drawing MatterSETSDrawings of the Week 5 Feb 2020 La Casa Della Falsita Peter Wilson, catalogue page from La Casa Della Falsita, Focus Furniture, Munich, 1981 The 1982 ‘Casa Della Falsita’ exhibition was decidedly under the English architectural ...

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François Soufflot

... 445 mm. This drawing, commissioned by Jacques-Germain Soufflot from his nephew in Rome, for presentation to his colleagues at the Académie Française, vindicates the revolutionary structural principles on which his own church of St Geneviève was then being slowly constructed in Paris. It does this by establishing a direct comparison ...

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Take One: Colin St John Wilson, MJ Long and Eric Parry on the British Library

Take One: Colin St John Wilson, MJ Long and Eric Parry on the British Library ← Drawings of the Week ← SETS ← Drawing Matter Home Drawings Publications Events About Contributors Artists & Makers Mailing List Search Drawing MatterSETSDrawings of the Week 7 Feb 2020 Take One: Colin St John ...

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Conjunction and incongruity

... ← Drawing Matter Home Drawings Publications Events About Contributors Artists & Makers Mailing List Search Drawing MatterDRAWINGSThe Shatwell Project 1 Sep 2018 Conjunction and incongruity Peter Märkli (*1953), Language Drawing - Untitled 1222, 1980 – 1999. Pastel on paper, 279 × 210 mm. Richard Sadler (*), Rebuilding of the Totally ...

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Baukuh: On John Hejduk's Drawing for ‘Fabrication’: Energy, 1972

... sketches made while phoning. Obviously there’s a lot of vitality in this newfound lightness and in decoupling forms and ideologies. We move the game one step further, at the risk of losing something: what if we erase the tenuous link between architecture proper and Hejduk’s drawings? What if his drawings ...

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Office Winhov: On D.H. Burnham & Company's City State Bank Building addition, Chicago, 1927

... 9 Mar 2019 Office Winhov: On D.H. Burnham & Company's City State Bank Building addition, Chicago, 1927 Office Winhov (*1993), Uri Gilad (*1977) and Jan Peter Wingender (*1965), On D.H. Burnham & Company's City State Bank Building addition, Chicago, 1927, 2019. Model. Conversation piece in blue Daniel Hudson Burnham's buildings ...

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Roz Barr Architects

... This is highlighted in the following projects, the earliest of which is a competition entry for a new church in Norway. The brief allowed the steeple to be 40 metres tall and set in very flat rural surroundings. The form we devised in response became a marker in the landscape ...

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arq : plan, Stan Allen, Helen Mallinson, Niall Hobhouse

arq : plan, Stan Allen, Helen Mallinson, Niall Hobhouse ← Drawings of the Week ← SETS ← Drawing Matter Home Drawings Publications Events About Contributors Artists & Makers Mailing List Search Drawing MatterSETSDrawings of the Week 20 Jul 2018 arq : plan, Stan Allen, Helen Mallinson, Niall Hobhouse Antonio da ...

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Call for Entries: 2020 Architectural Drawing Summer School

... with Drawing Matter, Hauser & Wirth Somerset, Kingston School of Art, Queens University Belfast and Bruton School for Girls with generous sponsorship from Eric Parry, Peter Wilson and Níall McLaughlin Architects, and individual scholarships funded by a growing list of architectural practices in the UK and Europe. Expert tuition will ...

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James Gowan Millbank: Sketches and Comments

... Run by the Crown Estate, the competition to develop a site adjacent to Vauxhall Bridge attracted nearly five hundred entries, including proposals from Alison and Peter Smithson, Richard Rogers and Renzo Piano, Jeremy and Fenella Dixon, Doug Clelland and Eric Parry, Nigel Coates, and Peter Wilson – an avalanche interpreted ...

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Alexander Pope: 'et sibi'

... poet carefully instructs Francis Bird on the memorial tablet for his father – also Alexander Pope – to be placed in the north gallery of St Mary’s, Twickenham. Pope asks the sculptor to record his own respect for his father, to leave a space for his mother’s name and, at ...

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Behind the Lines 12

... the incumbent. The estimated total cost is £2,700.In the course of his discussions with the Bishop of Chichester about the creation of the benefice of St Saviour’s (as the church was to be dedicated) the Bishop recommends Gordon Hills as architect: ‘sound fellow and a devoted servant of the church’. ...

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Mikael Bergquist: On Peter Märkli's Hobi House, 1983

Mikael Bergquist: On Peter Märkli's Hobi House, 1983 ← Alternative Histories: Participants and Models ← DRAWINGS ← Drawing Matter Home Drawings Publications Events About Contributors Artists & Makers Mailing List Search Drawing MatterDRAWINGSAlternative Histories: Participants and Models 14 Feb 2019 Mikael Bergquist: On Peter Märkli's Hobi House, 1983 Mikael Bergquist ...

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John Lautner

... the drawings in lieu of an unsettled account. They have since been sleeping quietly for sixty years.We post them here in honour of Karol Lautner Peterson (1938-2015), who did so much to keep her father’s legacy of reinvention – with its passionate commitment to finding an architecture that could match ...

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Peter Eisenman

Peter Eisenman ← Drawings of the Week ← SETS ← Drawing Matter Home Drawings Publications Events About Contributors Artists & Makers Mailing List Search Drawing MatterSETSDrawings of the Week 17 Mar 2017 Peter Eisenman Peter Eisenman (*1932), House II, 1968. Ink on paper, 290 × 102 mm. © Estate of ...

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Behind the Lines 9

... take off; we need the investment to finalise the purchase of at least half the land we have talked about. You have your family’s St Petersburg enterprise, what will ever stop Thornton’s Mill from producing cloth for the Russians from Bradford wool? Cold country, large population.’ Thornton’ s answer came ...

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Stalder: Projected Sections

... role in the field of residential architecture during the post war period in Great Britain. Various protagonists, for example Denys Lasdun (Cluster Block), Alison and Peter Smithson (Robin Hood Gardens, and the earlier Golden Lane competition project), Neave Brown (Alexandra Road), Patrick Hodgkinson (Brunswick Centre), and Chamberlin, Powell & Bon ...

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Robert Smithson: The Iconography of Desolation

... the screech owl. Itys. Itys. ‘Let the insects do the suffering for us!’ says the Word Dissected. Roll on! A pale man wanders off the stage and falls into a backfiring redemption fuming the germs of vice and virtue. Smashing down over the rocks goes the Virgin’s coffin into the ...

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Jessie Brennan

... Courtesy Victoria & Albert Museum, 2016. © Jessie Brennan A record The series visualises the destruction of Robin Hood Gardens, Poplar. Designed by Alison and Peter Smithson in the late 1960s, the flats were slated for demolition commencing in 2015. At the time of writing, the process has not yet ...

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John Hejduk

... on the influence of Hejduk on early students at Cooper Union, Stan Allen and Jesse Reiser; on two others of the New York Five, in which Hejduk was included, Peter Eisenman and Michael Graves; and for other isometric drawings by Peter Wilson, James Gowan and others. Search website Search drawings

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Roz Barr Architects: On John Freeman's Fawley Court, design for an archway, 1735

... design for an archway, 1735, 2019. Plaster with colour pigments. John Freeman’s drawing for an arch at Fawley Court led to an intriguing insight: this study could have been part of the mausoleum or gothic folly he built on the grounds. Freeman was an amateur architect and a dabbler. The ...

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Column, Capital, Entablature, Pilaster, Caryatid, Stage Set, Pillar, Trabeation

... sketches from the workshop of Sangallo – in which again, the detail, proportion, curvature and lines are carefully measured – and the language drawing of Peter Märkli, which speaks to the primacy of the column in his work and to the naiveté of the sketch. Antonio da Sangallo the Younger ...

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