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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Behind the Lines 3

... Hospital, Coldbath Fields, Clerkenwell, London, 1796. Pencil, black ink and grey wash on paper, 168 × 280 mm. “Lord, Fanny, I had such a very strange encounter this morning. It being a Friday, I was delivering muffins down to that mad Lady Lewson in Cold Bath Square – her maid ...

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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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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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Black Airground

... for exhibition Pneu Show at Museum of Modern Art, Oxford, 19 Nov – 22 Dec, 1968 (verso). Print and mixed media, 375 × 482 mm. Peter Dockley made a special performance for the opening of this installation. Dressed as a deep-sea diver, he swung from a swing above the parachutes, ...

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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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USSR in Construction No. 9, 1931

... of the first, and most comprehensively illustrated publications to commemorate Kaganovich’s speech and promote the New Moscow is the September 1931 issue of SSSR na Stroike (USSR in Construction) – a large format, photo-illustrated monthly magazine devoted to promoting the progress of the Five Year Plans. This issue was designed ...

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Peter Smithson

Peter Smithson ← Drawings of the Week ← SETS ← Drawing Matter Home Drawings Publications Events About Contributors Artists & Makers Mailing List Search Drawing MatterSETSDrawings of the Week 22 Apr 2016 Peter Smithson Peter Smithson (1923–2003), Study for a Wooden Obelisk, Hadspen House, Somerset, c. 2000. Print, 300 × ...

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Peter Myers

Peter Myers ← Drawings of the Week ← SETS ← Drawing Matter Home Drawings Publications Events About Contributors Artists & Makers Mailing List Search Drawing MatterSETSDrawings of the Week 5 Dec 2016 Peter Myers Peter Myers, Brunswick Centre: perspective, 1970. Pencil on architects' detail paper, 700 × 1220 mm. (Patrick ...

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