Bosshard, Tavor, van der Ploeg and Vihervaara: On Bohdan Lachert's Post Office at Stanislawów, 1937

Bosshard, Tavor, van der Ploeg and Vihervaara: On Bohdan Lachert's Post Office at Stanislawów, 1937 ← 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 2 Feb 2019 Bosshard, Tavor, van ...

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Theodore Conrad and Harvey Wiley Corbett

... Corbett collection (top row) and Theodore Conrad collection (bottom row), Avery Architectural & Fine Arts Library. Photo by Irene Sunwoo. Conrad began working in the office of Harvey Wiley Corbett, an accomplished architect of skyscrapers, while studying architecture at the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn during the late 1920s. There he ...

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W. Heath Robinson

... William Heath Robinson (1872–1944), Tightening Up the Green Belt, c. 1935 – 1947. Pencil, pen and ink on paper, 383 × 280 mm. . The Metropolitan Green Belt was first proposed by the Greater London Regional Planning Committee in 1935 and quickly became the subject of popular debate. William Heath ...

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ALTERNATIVE HISTORIES

... for Laugier's Essai sur l'architecture, c. 1754, 2018. Bronze. Christ & Gantenbein (*1998), Emanuel Christ (*) and Christoph Gantenbein (*), On Louis Kahn's Kansas City Office Tower, 1972, 2018. Model. Office Winhov (*1993), Uri Gilad (*1977) and Jan Peter Wingender (*1965), On D.H. Burnham & Company's City State Bank Building ...

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Architectural Ethnography: Japan Pavilion

... spaces underneath and around expressways – sometimes of unimaginably small but still useful proportions, buildings as billboards … their experiment was an influential starting point for many other projects seeking to transcend preconceptions of what constitutes architecture through a refined process of observation and reflection. Installation view of Architectural Ethnography ...

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Herbert Matter

... Publications Events About Contributors Artists & Makers Mailing List Search Drawing MatterSETSDrawings of the Week 27 Nov 2017 Herbert Matter Herbert Matter (1907–1984), Design proof for Arts & Architecture, June 1945 cover, 1945. Photomontage, 335 × 250 mm. © Herbert Matter Estate Herbert Matter (1907–1984), Cover artwork for Arts & ...

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Alvaro Siza

... 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) in Evora, Portugal, Siza appreciated the scale of Hugh Strange's intervention because it achieved the right ...

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Wagnerschule

... Pencil and black ink on paper, 205 × 161 mm. As part of the Wagnerschule Hoppe, Schönthal and Kammerer worked together becoming part of Wagner’s office in 1900 and collaborating on many projects before forming their own office in 1909. In a quality that can hardly be equalled according to ...

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Roosevelt Island

... Zoe Zenghelis (*1937), Roosevelt Island, detail, 1975. Acrylic and watercolour. With Madelon, we painted Rem and Elia’s theories and fantasies. For a few years the office survived because of the sales of the paintings, exhibited in museums and galleries – the Museum of Modern Art and Guggenheim in New York, ...

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Tony Fretton

... how a piece of architecture might arise from an arrangement of the shopfront floorboards, an opening that takes you to a staircase, another to the office, a beam in the ceiling, the change of level through an opening to the rear gallery, and change of gallery floor from wood to ...

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