The Continuous Monument, Shatwell

... The Continuous Monument, Shatwell Adolfo Natalini (*1941), Letter to Niall Hobhouse, 18 March 2018. Pen and ink on lined paper. To provoke an archaeology of collage making Niall Hobhouse asked Adolfo Natalini and Gian Piero Frassinelli to prepare a last collage, some 50 years after the first Continuous Monument, to ...

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Zünd-Up

... Events Shop About Contributors Artists & Makers Mailing List Search Drawing MatterSETSDrawings of the Week 27 May 2017 Zünd-Up Zünd-Up, from Erotische Architektur, 1969. Photo collage, 210 × 150 mm. Collage was a favourite medium of Pop artists, since it inherited from its forerunners the quality of enabling chance meetings, ...

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Patrick Lynch

... axonometric of Victoria Street Library, 2011. Graphite pencil drawing superimposed on digital drawing in Photoshop. Patrick Lynch, Study for balcony on Victoria Street, 2011. Digital collage. Drawn as a series of more or less public rooms, the interiors and thresholds of Westminster reveal the interpenetration of rituals and theatrical life ...

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Pages from Sketchbook 12, 1968–69

... 1969. Superstudio, 'Lettera da Graz, Trigon '69', Domus 481, December 1969, p. 69. Page 64 showing postcards from Graz. Page 66 showing, postcards from Graz. Collage and reproduction of the Graz postcard, published in Casabella 364, April 1972. Casabella mistakenly associates it with their Interplanetary Architecture project. Adolfo Natalini (*1941), ...

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Friedensreich Hundertwasser

... of 28 interlocking cardboard boxes, but in another configuration the collection of boxes represents a group of open books, whose surfaces are covered in a collage of lithographs and cuttings. Separate 4-colour lithographs were made that represent the boxes in their pile called The Eyes of Macchu Picchu, and it ...

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Fred Scott

... Fred Scott, Interior, 1975. Paper montage and ink on paper, 270 × 270 mm. Courtesy the artist and Betts Project. This is probably my first collage with such a serious intent. It came about while I was working with Robin Evans at the Architectural Association. I made it during the ...

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Theodore Conrad and Harvey Wiley Corbett

... architects to imagine a building in its future site. The set of artefacts on display in the exhibition explores this convergence of representational techniques. Photo collage (detail), Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, circa 1929. Avery Architectural & Fine Arts Library. Photo by James Ewing / Courtesy Columbia GSAPP. A sequence of ...

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Beevor Mull Architects

... Mailing List Search Drawing MatterSETSDrawings of the Week 13 Oct 2016 Beevor Mull Architects Beevor Mull Architects, Proposals for Pikpa Refugee Camp, Lesbos, Greece, 2016. Collage, pen and pencil on paper, 594 × 420 mm. This is one of a series of interactive drawings made with refugees and volunteers at ...

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Lok-Kan Chau: Lantau Commune

... build and dwell.– Lok-kan Chau Lok-kan Chau, Inverted City of Captive Globe: axonometric drawing of old tenement blocks in Tai Hang, Hong Kong, 2010. Digital collage of ink drawings on cartridge paper. Years ago I drew the facades of tenement blocks in full, from ground floor to roof floor. My ...

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Twin Towers and Magenta

... year it formed part of the projected background to the Third Act of Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas, performed at Shatwell. Together with the Superstudio Manhattan collage and Ugo La Pietra’s Uovouomosfera, shown below, each of the images was masked with plexiglass, and – as you see them here – overlaid ...

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Work on Paper: The changing metropolis 1940s–1980s

... to accommodate new or wider use.Here, too, the idea of breaking the grid, palette and pattern into which the intervention is made by inventing a collage or ensemble to accommodate old and new has been a forceful strategy — marvellously illustrated by James Stirling’s studies for the expansion of the ...

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Behind the Lines 1

... a lily, but is aware that Harbottle has an acute eye for the popular. He is right. Damn him. No time to draw new figures. Collage. He calls in his secretary. ‘Miss Armstrong, you are very keen on illustrated magazines; can you can find me a few photographs of some ...

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Guy Debord

... maps as guides, but now to a ‘way’ that has not been mapped before. More directly, the effect of the Carte is manifested in the collage map of Paris constructed by Debord in 1956 under the title ‘Guide psychogéographique de Paris,’ and published in Denmark by Jorn in the series ...

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Aldo & Adolf

Aldo & Adolf ← Drawings of the Week ← SETS ← Drawing Matter Home Drawings Media Events Shop About Contributors Artists & Makers Mailing List Search Drawing MatterSETSDrawings of the Week 13 Dec 2019 Aldo & Adolf Aldo Rossi (1931–1997), Urban Scene: Scena Per il Teatrino, 1978. Magic marker and ...

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Grids, Territories, Urbanisms, Movement, Atmospheres

... India ink on tracing paper, 427 × 555 mm. Aldo Rossi (1931–1997), Sketch for competition entry for administrative and cultural centre, Florence, 1977 – 1978. Collage, wax crayon, felt pen and ballpoint pen on paper, 700 × 600 mm. At the other end is Aldo Rossi’s plan for a Commercial ...

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Perry Kulper

... long and varied drawing practice, which ranges from early orthographic drawings (such as House in Borrego Springs among many others), to mixed media techniques involving collage and, in most recent years, digital modelling and rendering. His practice is, as he describes, relying on an understanding of design as a kind ...

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Work on Paper: Future Scenarios, Part I

... hard to foresee the unseen or recollect the forgotten. As much as can be imagined: The future as stage set If Reiss dreams up a collage of things that almost might be, George Elliot, emperor of the world and denizen of a north country asylum, sees in one “division” of ...

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Work on Paper: The changing metropolis 1900–1930s

... Stuttgart, whose contrasting presence and modernity was announced not only by its projection into the street and its shift in scale, but – as the collage so cleverly shows — by the lightness of its palette and constructive language.The monumental low-rise masonry-clad steel frame became the standard American urban vocabulary ...

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Work on Paper, part III: Architectural anxiety

... mind? Above all, how does this vision for new glass architecture of light and reflection relate to the traditional buildings that surround it in the collage? Is this a modernism meant to coexist with the existing cityscape, or is the skyscraper meant to present an overpowering, even dismissive, alternative?In the ...

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Eric Parry: India, 1975

... by plane into the murky Bombay dawn. 29.03.75 Eric Parry (*1952), India sketchbook, p. 7, 1975. Pen on paper. This page illustrates the unbelievably rich collage of India today. Notes on tantric traditions found in the museum, surprise at the endurance of the colonial buildings and the cut and thrust ...

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Leonhard Lapin: Objects on the Beach

... its strict borders and expansion of the medium to include art, design, animation and photography; in art it signified embracing the avant-garde techniques of assemblage, collage, montage and happenings. If making architecture now included a plurality of media, artworks in turn had to display ‘architectural sensibility’ and demonstrate a desire ...

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Drawing Matter Writing Prize 2020 (Closed)

... and pencil, a plan or section; it may encompass a sequence or series (such as a sketchbook), and a broad range of techniques, such as collage, photography, models, paintings and, of course, digital media.Designers or artists are welcome to submit an essay on a drawing of their own. If you ...

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Work on Paper, part II: Simplification

... at the never-built Sin Centre, or to narratives of the unseen steps that produce the evolving logic of a design, like Peter Eisenman’s coloured axonometric collages of the intersecting planes that make up the argument of his House VI.But all drawings for architecture are in some ways acts of simplification, ...

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The Politics of the Image

... Cristiano Toraldo di Francia describes it as a design ‘bringing to its limit the rethorique of the theme declaration, with an architecture result of a collage of quotations from architects historically involved in revolutionary ideals. But at the same time it had inside the irony of a healthy self criticism: ...

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