Ferdinando Galli Bibiena

... space itself takes on a narrative capability and is already (before any performance takes place) riddled with theatrical plungings, vanishings, reappearances that multiply (rather than peter out) as the space recedes. In these two small drawings (drawn on the two sides of a single sheet) there is no suggestion that ...

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Alvaro Siza

... on paper, 295 × 420 mm. Alvaro Siza's influence begins with the move of the Drawings Collection to Shatwell in 2012. In the same year Stephen Taylor Architects completed the Cowshed and Hugh Strange Architects completed the Archive building. Well known for his seminal Quinta da Malagueira housing estate (1973–1977) ...

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Salvador Dalí

... nevertheless adds richness and ambiguity to the drawing. Can one perceive a link here between Dalí’s drawing, Rousseau’s Colonne Nationale, Rossi’s Urban Fragment, Price’s Battersea, Peter Märkli’s Untitled and the Hogarth – all works that share this drawer in the exhibition In/Out? As one’s gaze drifts from drawing to drawing, ...

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Drawing, Movement and Medium: Michael Webb in conversation with Mark Dorrian, Episode 2

... Outram project at the top left-hand side – I think there, the Concert Hall. And then here is Michael’s Furniture Manufacturers Building in the centre. Peter Cook I suppose composed this. David Greene’s Mosque from Nottingham University is here too …Michael Webb: Yes. MD: … and also a project by ...

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Johansen Skovsted Arkitekter: on Peter Märkli's Untitled 1226, 1980-99

Johansen Skovsted Arkitekter: on Peter Märkli's Untitled 1226, 1980-99 ← 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 29 Jul 2019 Johansen Skovsted Arkitekter: on Peter Märkli's Untitled 1226, 1980-99 ...

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Behind the Lines 5

... hope that it will be the ornament that you desired for your park improvements. I also enclose the books that you kindly lent me to study, on discovering that my taste lies with the classical, rather than the ornée. So herewith: Mr Pocock’s Architectural Designs for Rustic Cottages, Picturesque Dwellings ...

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Eric Parry: India, 1975

... MatterSETSDrawings of the Week 7 Feb 2019 Eric Parry: India, 1975 This sketchbook results from a journey through west and northwest India focussed on the study of low-cost settlements in Bombay and Ahmedabad. It followed a seven-month period of research around nomadic environments in Iran and Kuwait. This mind- and ...

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David Kohn Architects: On John Hejduk's study for Wall House, 1972

David Kohn Architects: On John Hejduk's study for Wall House, 1972 ← 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 1 Jan 2018 David Kohn Architects: On John Hejduk's study ...

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Parataxis

... Tilebein House; a ground plan by Aldo Rossi, collaged together; a church at the junction of two roads; in a Fed-Ex box, the sketchbooks of Peter Märkli from around the time he was working on La Congiunta, each book a different size depending on the gauge of his jacket pocket; ...

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Eurolandschaft Dérive

... DRAWINGS ← Drawing Matter Home Drawings Publications Events About Contributors Artists & Makers Mailing List Search Drawing MatterDRAWINGSSketchbooks 1 Apr 2018 Eurolandschaft DériveAn almost sketchbook Peter Wilson (*1950), Eurolandschaft – A Dérive, 1998. Mixed media, 185 × 240 mm. The format is Japanese: a concertina sketchbook presented empty to me ...

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Behind the Lines 11

... & Makers Mailing List Search Drawing MatterSETSDrawn Asides 12 Aug 2019 Behind the Lines 11 Robert Bremmel Schnebbelie, Burlington Arcade, London: view of the Piccadilly street entrance, with figures, 1827 Robert Schnebbelie peered into the Egyptian Hall wondering what freak show was on view, and then set himself down next ...

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Timothy Hyde

... Week 19 Apr 2019 Timothy HydeUgliness and Judgment John Wood, survey showing the rectilinear forms and measurements used to derive the outlines of the irregular stones at Stonehenge, 1747 In the summer of 1740, John Wood the Elder ventured his first study of the lithic monuments that surrounded his native ...

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Ryan W Kennihan Architects: on John Nash's Elevation of the original design for Langham House, London, 1812

... is consistent with Nash’s other designs for urban settings. The short elevation reveals a playful asymmetry of what appears to be a distinct volume somewhat strangely attached to the mass of the house. The house was to sit in a large garden and so it is both a city house ...

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Dance Dance Revolution

... thinks in terms of textures and materials. This colorful sensibility extends to the range of tones found in the drawings proposing Pompeian wall elevations. As Peter Fuhring noted, 'At first glance, the colours applied to the drawings are surprising, but once they are compared with the wallpaper of the period, ...

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muf architecture/art: On John Hejduk's sketch, with plans, for Petrie House, 1981

... Petrie House, 1981 muf architecture/art (*1994), On John Hejduk's sketch, with plans, for Petrie House, 1981, 2019. Model. Click here to see Hejduk's original sketch; here to return to the Alternative Histories curatorial statement, alongside a slide show; and here, for a full list of participants. Search website Search drawings

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Patrick Lynch

... dead ends of useless beauty on the one hand, and pointless production on the other. It also helps us see cities in terms of what Peter Carl calls Civic Depth, rather than as public or private space (‘there is very little of a city that is purely private – perhaps ...

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Kurt Forster

... Drawing Matter Home Drawings Publications Events About Contributors Artists & Makers Mailing List Search Drawing MatterSETSDrawings of the Week 8 Feb 2019 Kurt ForsterSchinkel: A Stranger to His Own House Karl Friedrich Schinkel (1781–1841), Country House Gabain (unbuilt project), detail with self-portrait, 1822. Oil on paper, stretched on canvas. akg-images. ...

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Peter Märkli

Peter Märkli ← Drawings of the Week ← SETS ← Drawing Matter Home Drawings Publications Events About Contributors Artists & Makers Mailing List Search Drawing MatterSETSDrawings of the Week 15 Nov 2015 Peter Märkli Peter Märkli (*1953), Untitled, c. 1990. Charcoal on tracing paper, 295 × 240 mm. These are ...

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Behind the Lines 4

... & Makers Mailing List Search Drawing MatterSETSDrawn Asides 28 Mar 2018 Behind the Lines 4 Angelier (attrib.), Three Perspective Drawings for an Estate of Villas, Streatham, London: Sketch No. 1 – View as supposed to meet the eye on the entrance from main road from London to Croydon, c. 1825. ...

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Jesse Reiser on Aldo Rossi

... part – these intense day-glo yellow-greens, which were more like the blacklight posters that my sister had up on her wall from the 60s. Or Peter Max, or Pop. So it was this incredible, counterintuitive palette that he wanted for the drawing. I was totally flabbergasted – but I went ...

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This Was Tomorrow

... reconceive space in response to the conditions of a newly affluent society and the emergence of the electronic age. They are Le Corbusier, John Hejduk, Stirling and Gowan, Buckminster Fuller, Michael Webb, Walter Pichler and Hans Hollein, Constant, Ugo La Pietra, Superstudio, Álvaro Siza, Louis Kahn and Aldo Rossi.Selected from ...

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San Rocco

... Mathias Ungers, as in his ‘Student Residence, Enschede, Netherlands’, 1963. Michele Marchetti, who invented and constructed the special San Rocco drawings, cites Ungers and James Stirling as his personal precedents: ‘I was inspired by their drawings when I produced the first design for San Rocco. Stirling, especially could explain an ...

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Beyond object-ness, a good house

... Sir John Cass Faculty of Art, Architecture and Design, London Metropolitan University In the design research we do in practice and in our discussions with students, we are continuously working with ideas of space. We are not interested in form following function. Firstly it should be a good room, with ...

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Forum Malagueira

... potential and incompleteness of the project inherited from the 1974 Portuguese Democratic Revolution. Fórum Eugénio de Almeida A careful intervention over an extraordinary landscape, a stone’s throw from the historical centre of Évora, Malagueira articulates and binds together a diverse array of pre-existing structures, from the residue of its agricultural ...

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