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The Birds’ Morning Hymn (1929)

The Birds’ Morning Hymn (1929)

Robert Lorimer

…Sir Robert Lorimer (London: Country Life: 1931), 3–4. Robert Lorimer (1864–1929), panel design with honeysuckle, birds, fruit and flowers; possibly for a pelmet, c.1891. Pencil and coloured crayons on wove…

Mies van der Rohe and the Universal Space Project

Mies van der Rohe and the Universal Space Project

Landry Smith

…Fox River property over the years (which Mies planned for, but obviously underestimated), for Robert Silman Associates’ semi-recent proposed in-situ hydraulic solution to preserve the house, and for the Neue…

The Iconography of Desolation

The Iconography of Desolation

Robert Smithson

Robert Smithson (1938–1973), My House is a Decayed House, 1962. Photo-collage, pen, ink, gouache and watercolour on paper, 610 × 455 mm. DMC 2975. ‘We now discover an iconoscope that…

Krier/Culot: Architecture, language and process (1977)

Krier/Culot: Architecture, language and process (1977)

Robert Maxwell

The essay by Robert Maxwell linked below was sent to Drawing Matter by Celia Scott earlier this year. It was first published in Architectural Design, March 1977, as part of…

Louis Kahn: The Importance of a Drawing (2021) – Review

Louis Kahn: The Importance of a Drawing (2021) – Review

Stan Allen

…Merrill’s previous collaborations with Lars Müller, Louis Kahn: Drawing to Find Out. Any doubts I might have had vanished when I unpacked the bulky package that arrived a few days…

Sir Edwin Lutyens, by his Son

Sir Edwin Lutyens, by his Son

Robert Lutyens

Sketch of the architect Edwin Lutyens bearing the inscription ‘Lutyens sweats port’, 1921, by an unidentified English draughtsman. RIBA Collections. We have republished below an extract from Robert Lutyens’ short…

Cartographies of the Imagination

Cartographies of the Imagination

Kirsty Badenoch and Sayan Skandarajah

…the journeys they have embarked upon. Charles Robert Cockerell – Plan of the Parthenon, Athens & Zaha Hadid, Axonometry: The Ambulatory and its connections Charles Robert Cockerell, Plan of the…

Dance Dance Revolution

Dance Dance Revolution

Iris Moon

…painter Hubert Robert. Both had worked on Bagatelle. Once known as ‘Robert des ruines’, the painter bided his time behind bars by painting on plates and selling them to English…

Growth or Composition? Colin Rowe to Louis Kahn

Growth or Composition? Colin Rowe to Louis Kahn

Michael Merrill

Extracted, with permission, from Louis Kahn: The Importance of a Drawing edited by Michael Merrill, published by Lars Müller Publishers © 2021. Click here to read a review of this book…

Drawings in Conversation

Drawings in Conversation

Matthew Wells

Charles Robert Cockerell (1788–1863), view of courtyard, Competition entry for the Royal Exchange, 1838. Lithograph, 293 × 420 mm. Courtesy London Metropolitan Archives. C. R. Cockerell, Joseph Gwilt and the…

Physical & Digital Drawing

Physical & Digital Drawing

Reuben Roberts

…Reuben Roberts, Final Drawing Sheet, 2019. AutoCAD 2018 for Mac. Authors own. Mario Carpo’s distinction between mechanical (physical) drawings and digital drawings is the role of the author, and how…

Displaced persons

Displaced persons

Niall Hobhouse and Nicholas Olsberg

…darkly medieval, slightly melancholy temper that infects a drawing by Robert Smirke for the battlements of the Tower of London, done about 1819 and apparently allied to his work on…