Tales from the crypt

... Media Events Shop About Contributors Artists & Makers Mailing List Search Drawing MatterSETSDrawings of the Week 18 Oct 2019 Tales from the cryptStephen Bayley on Giles Gilbert Scott's Telephone Kiosk The great mysteries are not the invisible things, but the visible ones. And to me, it is a great and ...

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Celia Scott: L'Attente

Celia Scott: L'Attente ← Drawings of the Week ← SETS ← Drawing Matter Home Drawings Media Events Shop About Contributors Artists & Makers Mailing List Search Drawing MatterSETSDrawings of the Week 31 May 2017 Celia Scott: L'Attente Celia Scott (*1947), L'Attente, 2015. Acrylic and spray on ply, 1950 × 1200 ...

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Remembered Space

... Drawings Media Events Shop About Contributors Artists & Makers Mailing List Search Drawing MatterSETSDrawings of the Week 22 Apr 2018 Remembered SpaceStudio Works by Celia Scott Celia Scott (*1947), Object-Space VI, 2015. Acrylic and spray paint on plywood, 500 × 400 mm. Celia Scott (*1947), Object-Space VIII, 2018. Acrylic and ...

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Witherford Watson Mann: on Cedric Price's BatHat Battersea Power Station, c. 1990

... meantime, we attach a slightly blurry photo.Looking forward to hearing what you think.Best regards,Stephen, Chris and WilliamBattersea Power Station: Leonard Pearce, J . Theo Halliday, Giles Gilbert ScottBathat: Cedric PriceBattersea masterplan: Rafael Viñoly ArchitectsBathat public realm and new theatre: Witherford Watson Mann Architects Model: Philippa Battye and Witherford Watson Mann ...

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Scott and La Pietra

Scott and La Pietra ← Drawings of the Week ← SETS ← Drawing Matter Home Drawings Media Events Shop About Contributors Artists & Makers Mailing List Search Drawing MatterSETSDrawings of the Week 17 Mar 2017 Scott and La Pietra Ugo La Pietra (*1938), House for a Sculptor, 1961. Charcoal on ...

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Retail Therapy

... Matter Home Drawings Media Events Shop About Contributors Artists & Makers Mailing List Search Drawing MatterSETSDrawings of the Week 30 Mar 2020 Retail Therapy Alexander Scott Carter (1881–1968), Competition design for a double-fronted shop for W.H.Smith, c. 1910. Pencil and watercolour on thick wove paper, 560 × 777 mm. Alexander ...

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Fred Scott

Fred Scott ← Drawings of the Week ← SETS ← Drawing Matter Home Drawings Media Events Shop About Contributors Artists & Makers Mailing List Search Drawing MatterSETSDrawings of the Week 9 May 2017 Fred Scott Fred Scott, Interior, 1975. Paper montage and ink on paper, 270 × 270 mm. Courtesy ...

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Assemble

... Through careful composition the ambition was to transform this everyday economical material into something with the refinement and sophistication appropriate to the project and context.– Giles Smith and Adam Willis, Assemble Assemble will be participating in a discussion, alongside NATØ and Muf, on the topic of collaborative design, over a ...

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Hugh Ferriss

... a new kind of skyscraper. Ferriss had trained as an architect in Washington before coming to New York to work as a delineator for Cass Gilbert and then independent practice. By 1920 he had developed his atmospheric style of drawing buildings within a night-time cityscape that proved attractive to many ...

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Gilles-Marie Oppenord

... the visual éclat of dramatically juxtaposed scales, rhythmically aligned profiles, and the witty inclusion of figural sculpture amidst geometric forms has been lost. As Katie Scott argues in her book The Rococo Interior (1996), when circulated in print Oppenord’s drawings for ornament provided especially rich fodder for critics of the ...

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Fred Scott: On Gowan Stirling

Fred Scott: On Gowan Stirling ← 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 2019 Fred Scott: On Gowan Stirling James Gowan (1923–2015), Analysis drawing with University of Leicester, ...

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R. Norman Shaw

... when Shaw started to change gear and take his churches in a new and broader direction, under the influence of G. F. Bodley and George Gilbert Scott, Jr. It is a well-documented building. By a stroke of luck, among the 31 letters from Shaw still preserved in the church’s archives ...

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Ernest Gimson: Against Hotch-Potch

... as a dangerous contagion from the Continent. [1]In a letter of 1907, advising on the architectural training of his nephew, Gimson wrote of ‘the Baillie Scott & Edgar Wood school of “L art nouveau [sic]”’, suggesting that it ‘of course has qualities but their principles are so opposite to my ...

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Yona Friedman: Space-chain Structures

... Friedman himself. Footnotes Yona Friedman, Manuel Orazi, Yona Friedman. The Dilution of Architecture, edited by Nader Seraj, Park Books, Zurich 2015, pp. 216-231, 242, 248-252. Gilbert Herbert, The Dream of the Factory-made House: Walter Gropius and Konrad Wachsmann, Cambridge, Mass., MIT Press 1984. Yona Friedman, Trihedral System, in Id., Drawings ...

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Learning from the tortoise

... Deshayes (*), Cover of the 1978 edition of À rebours, by Joris-Karl Huysmans, 1978. Ink on paper. Then, in the 1960s, Robert Venturi and Denise Scott Brown based an entire theory of architecture on a large white duck building, constructed on Long Island in New York State in 1931 and ...

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Dom Hans van der Laan

... Media Events Shop About Contributors Artists & Makers Mailing List Search Drawing MatterSETSDrawings of the Week 19 Aug 2019 Dom Hans van der LaanDrawing the Scottish Tartan Dom Hans van der Laan (1904–1991), Douglas Tartan study, 1968. Print. © Van der Laan Archives, St-Benedictusberg Vaals. On 23 November 1968 the ...

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Drawings’ Conclusions

... to digital representation in the late 1980s, 1990s, and early 2000s. Exhibitors: Stan Allen, New York City Andrew Atwood & Anna Neimark, Los Angeles Preston Scott Cohen, Cambridge, MA Greg Lynn, Los Angeles Ben Nicholson, Chicago, IL Philip Parker, New York City Jesse Reiser & Nanako Umemoto, New York City ...

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