Francesco Milizia on Maderno, Posi and Jonson

... published, edited and translated by Elizabeth Cresy.What follows are three extracts from biographies included in Cresy’s 1826 translation of the Lives. The first two, on Carlo Maderno and Paolo Posi, have been paired with drawings now in the Drawing Matter collection, which illustrate two of the buildings that Milizia refers ...

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Zaha Hadid: Post-its

... me. Zaha Hadid (1950–2016), K 2 6 Preliminary study sketches (detail), 2015. Blue ink on post-it paper. – Michael Wolfson in conversation with Tina di Carlo, December 2018, about Kurfurstendamm and Azabu Jyuban shown above. Designed in 1986, both projects had narrow sites, in which Hadid's approach was a similar ...

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Hugh Strange Architects: On Carlo Scarpa's Studies for a theatre, 1970

Hugh Strange Architects: On Carlo Scarpa's Studies for a theatre, 1970 ← Alternative Histories: Participants and Models ← DRAWINGS ← Drawing Matter Home Drawings Media Events Shop About Contributors Artists & Makers Mailing List Search Drawing MatterDRAWINGSAlternative Histories: Participants and Models 31 Jan 2019 Hugh Strange Architects: On Carlo Scarpa's ...

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Colin Rowe: Piazza Augusto Imperatore

... a restoration of Via di Ripetta; and, for this purpose, we removed the Ara Pacis to a position adjacent to the splendid apse of San Carlo al Corso. And, then, we proceeded to reline this much-abused street with an apparatus of buildings and terraces–buildings connected at the upper level by ...

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ALTERNATIVE HISTORIES

... On John Hejduk's Wall House, 1972, 2019. Model. Stephen Bates (*1964), On Cadbury-Brown's Royal College of Art extension, 1972, 2018. Plaster. Jonathan Sergison (*1964), On Carlos Diniz's HIllrise Apartments, Honolulu, 1970, 2018. Model. Bardakhanova Champkins (*2010), Virgilio Marchi, Cinema Odeon, Livorno, 1940, 2018. Model. Conen Sigl Architekten (*2011), Maria Conen ...

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Eric Parry on Informal Housing in Fars (Iran) and Kuwait, 1974

... was an extraordinary year and astounding that these sketchbooks survived the panniers of my motorcycle. I was 22.– Eric Parry, in conversation with Tina di Carlo, autumn 2018 Eric Parry (*1952), Iran sketchbook, p. 54, 1974. Blue pen, pencil and felt pen on paper. Eric Parry (*1952), Iran sketchbook, p. ...

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Carlos Diniz

Carlos Diniz ← Drawings of the Week ← SETS ← Drawing Matter Home Drawings Media Events Shop About Contributors Artists & Makers Mailing List Search Drawing MatterSETSDrawings of the Week 15 Jan 2016 Carlos Diniz Carlos Diniz (1928–2001), Weyerhaeuser Headquarters, 1969. Black ink on trace, 735 × 1370 mm. © ...

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Ballabio: Galli da Bibiena

... it quintessentially reenacted the pictorial stratagems of seventeenth-century scenography as could be gauged within the work of Giacomo Torelli (1604–78), Gaspere Vigarani (1588–1663), his son Carlo (1637–1713) and many others from the time. Paramount here was the conception of the stage as a pictorial extension of the space of the ...

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Jonathan Sergison: On Carlos Diniz's Hillrise Apartments, Honolulu, 1970

Jonathan Sergison: On Carlos Diniz's Hillrise Apartments, Honolulu, 1970 ← Alternative Histories: Participants and Models ← DRAWINGS ← Drawing Matter Home Drawings Media Events Shop About Contributors Artists & Makers Mailing List Search Drawing MatterDRAWINGSAlternative Histories: Participants and Models 28 Jan 2019 Jonathan Sergison: On Carlos Diniz's Hillrise Apartments, Honolulu, ...

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Mussolini and the Tomb of Augustus in the Spring of 1935

... unimpressiveness. Not seeing it at all in this drawing, thus, feels somehow right. Detail showing, left to right, Chiesa di San Rocco, Basilica of San Carlo al Corso and San Girolamo degli Schiavoni. What we might notice first are the churches that survived the pick axe. The Palladian-esque facade of ...

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Carlos Diniz

Carlos Diniz ← Drawings of the Week ← SETS ← Drawing Matter Home Drawings Media Events Shop About Contributors Artists & Makers Mailing List Search Drawing MatterSETSDrawings of the Week 1 Mar 2017 Carlos Diniz Carlos Diniz (1928–2001), Weyerhaeuser Headquarters, 1969. Black ink on trace, 735 × 1370 mm. © ...

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Carlos Diniz

Carlos Diniz ← Collections ← SETS ← Drawing Matter Home Drawings Media Events Shop About Contributors Artists & Makers Mailing List Search Drawing MatterSETSCollections 14 Feb 2018 Carlos DinizUnited States Embassy, Moscow Carlos Diniz (1928–2001), Embassy of the United States, Moscow, c. 1976. Felt-tip Pentel on trace, 460 × 780 ...

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Drawing from a Deep Well

... My drawings of St Peter’s still surprise me. They’re evidence of a hand and mind taking an imaginative walk together, and affirm my faith in Carlo Scarpa’s assertion: ‘I draw so that I can see.’ It’s no accident that in English we use the same word to say we ‘draw’ ...

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Alternative Histories, LONDON

... Matter – from the frontispiece of the abbé Laugier’s 1753 Essai sur l’architecture, a plan of the Villa Snellman, to studies for a theatre by Carlo Scarpa. The architects were then tasked with making a model that not only responded to what they saw, but envisioned an alternative future for ...

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Alternative Histories Opening Colloquium

... Matter – from the frontispiece of the abbé Laugier’s 1753 Essai sur l’architecture, a plan of the Villa Snellman, to studies for a theatre by Carlo Scarpa. The architects were then tasked with making a model that not only responded to what they saw, but envisioned an alternative future for ...

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Fiction and reality in Moscow: Carlos Diniz’s Drawings for the US Embassy

Fiction and reality in Moscow: Carlos Diniz’s Drawings for the US Embassy ← EVENTS ← Drawing Matter Home Drawings Media Events Shop About Contributors Artists & Makers Mailing List Search Drawing MatterEVENTS Fiction and reality in Moscow: Carlos Diniz’s Drawings for the US EmbassyThursday 22 February 2018, 7–8.30pm Carlos Diniz ...

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