The façade is the window to the soul of architecture: Venice Architecture Biennale, 2018

... window to the soul of architecture: Venice Architecture Biennale, 2018 © Philip Heckhausen © Philip Heckhausen In response to the Biennale’s theme of Freespace, Caruso St John Architects put together an exhibition that celebrates the historical richness and social generosity of the façade. Whether a building is public or private, ...

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Caruso St John Architects

Caruso St John Architects ← Drawings of the Week ← SETS ← Drawing Matter Home Drawings Publications Events About Contributors Artists & Makers Mailing List Search Drawing MatterSETSDrawings of the Week 18 Jan 2017 Caruso St John Architects Caruso St John Architects, Cultural and Tourist Centre, Ascona, Switzerland, 2004. Giclée ...

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Drawing from a Deep Well

... Drawings Publications Events About Contributors Artists & Makers Mailing List Search Drawing MatterSETSDrawings of the Week 22 Sep 2017 Drawing from a Deep WellLewerentz's St Peter's, Klippan Patrick Lynch, Sketch showing the relationship between the roof and the pond as paradigmatic representations of celestial realms, St Peter's, Klippan, 2012. Pencil ...

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Caruso St John: On Hans Poelzig's sketches, c. 1920s

... MatterDRAWINGSAlternative Histories: Participants and Models 13 Feb 2019 Caruso St John: On Hans Poelzig's sketches, c. 1920s Caruso St John Architects (*1990), Adam Caruso (*), Peter St John (*) and Siw Thomas (*), On Hans Poelzig's sketches, c. 1920s, 2019. Ceramic. The charcoal lines of Poelzig’s sketches imply a volume ...

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R. Norman Shaw

... were among a number of architectural drawings inherited by Prior’s grandson, Mr J. C. H. Templar, and given after his death by his executor Dr Peter Smith to Dr Julian Litten FSA in 2003. Most of those drawings have to do with Prior’s own work, but eighteen or nineteen are ...

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Gabriel Pierre Martin Dumont

... Drawing MatterSETSDrawings of the Week 7 Jan 2018 Gabriel Pierre Martin Dumont Gabriel Pierre Martin Dumont (1720–1791), Garden design following the ground plan of St Peter's, Rome, 1769. Pen, ink, pencil and watercolour on two joined sheets of watermarked laid paper, 710 × 402 mm. This large and exquisite drawing ...

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Peter Smithson

Peter Smithson ← The Shatwell Project ← DRAWINGS ← Drawing Matter Home Drawings Publications Events About Contributors Artists & Makers Mailing List Search Drawing MatterDRAWINGSThe Shatwell Project 12 Oct 2017 Peter Smithson Peter Smithson (1923–2003), Study for a Wooden Obelisk, Hadspen House, Somerset, c. 2000. Print, 300 × 405 mm. ...

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Commonplace

... polemicist. , The Building News, 30 March 1877, detail, 1877. Newspaper. William Butterfield, The House of the Society for the Propagation of the Gospel, Duke St, Westminster, The Builder, 1871. The elevation of Butterfield’s SPG building had appeared six years earlier, in the pages of The Builder. This drawing shows ...

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Sir John Summerson

... mm. The cat was called ‘Puss’. Anthony Vidler recalls that it ‘was fierce, and farted underneath the desk’. WE SUGGEST On Soane's design for Hog Styes; for a letter from Ray Bradbury, with a section through the Soane Museum; and for a piece by Anthony Vidler, somewhat more serious, on ...

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Peter Salter

Peter Salter ← Drawings of the Week ← SETS ← Drawing Matter Home Drawings Publications Events About Contributors Artists & Makers Mailing List Search Drawing MatterSETSDrawings of the Week 4 Oct 2016 Peter Salter Peter Salter, Early proposal House 2 Living Room (1:20), 2010. ©Piano Nobile and Peter Salter. … ...

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