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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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