The façade is the window to the soul of architecture: Venice Architecture Biennale, 2018

... to the soul of architecture: Venice Architecture Biennale, 2018 © Philip Heckhausen © Philip Heckhausen In response to the Biennale’s theme of Freespace, Caruso St John Architects put together an exhibition that celebrates the historical richness and social generosity of the façade. Whether a building is public or private, whatever ...

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Charles Barry

... of HMS Satellite, 13 July 1818 – 15 July 1818. Pencil on paper, 470 × 590 mm. Barry made this drawing at the invitation of David Baillie, an English gentleman of means who was travelling on board HMS Satellite. As Barry recorded in his journal: ‘went on board every afternoon ...

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Sir John Summerson

Sir John Summerson ← Drawn Asides ← SETS ← Drawing Matter Home Drawings Publications Events About Contributors Artists & Makers Mailing List Search Drawing MatterSETSDrawn Asides 1 Aug 2016 Sir John Summerson Sir John Summerson (1904-1992). Letter from the Director of Sir John Soane’s Museum, with illustration of museum cat, ...

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Caruso St John Architects

Caruso St John Architects ← Drawings of the Week ← SETS ← Drawing Matter Home Drawings Publications Events About Contributors Artists & Makers Mailing List Search Drawing MatterSETSDrawings of the Week 18 Jan 2017 Caruso St John Architects Caruso St John Architects, Cultural and Tourist Centre, Ascona, Switzerland, 2004. Giclée ...

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Bruce Goff

... On Bruce Goff, the Man Who Made Wildly Imaginative, Gloriously Disobedient Buildings, The New York Times September 2018 article; on artists' houses and studio projects, John Lautner, Ugo La Pietra and Hans Hollein; on Home Futures, the exhibition at the Design Museum, from 7 November 2018 –24 March 2019; and ...

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John Hejduk

John Hejduk ← Drawings of the Week ← SETS ← Drawing Matter Home Drawings Publications Events About Contributors Artists & Makers Mailing List Search Drawing MatterSETSDrawings of the Week 13 Nov 2015 John Hejduk John Hejduk (1929–2000), Silent Witness, 1975. Magic marker and watercolour on three boards, 315 × 647 ...

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Summer School 2016

... 17 Sep 2016 Summer School 2016Drawings The first experimental Drawing Matter summer school ran for five days in August. It was devised and led by John Glew with contributions by Niall Hobhouse, Nicholas Olsberg and Deanna Petherbridge, and based at the Drawing Collection archive in Somerset. 1 2 3 4 ...

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Caruso St John: On Hans Poelzig's sketches, c. 1920s

Caruso St John: On Hans Poelzig's sketches, c. 1920s ← 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 13 Feb 2019 Caruso St John: On Hans Poelzig's sketches, c. 1920s ...

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Macarthur: Malton

... cottages, irregular in form and with flaking render and decaying thatch. James Malton (1761–1803), Plate 6, An Essay on British Cottage Architecture, 1798. Coloured print. John Plaw was the first architect to publish his designs in aquatint in 1782. He also showed the possibilities of depicting buildings in landscape with ...

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Álvaro Siza on Drawing

... Artists & Makers Mailing List Search Drawing MatterSETSDrawn Asides 21 Aug 2016 Álvaro Siza on Drawing Álvaro Siza (*1933), Interview with Alvaro Siza at Sir John Soane's Museum, Sketches of the Malagueira site from March 1977, 1. 2 min 21 sec. Listen here:, 2016. -, 2560 × 3585 mm. Álvaro ...

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