Timothy Hyde

... Home Drawings Media Events Shop About Contributors Artists & Makers Mailing List Search Drawing MatterSETSDrawings of the Week 19 Apr 2019 Timothy HydeUgliness and Judgment John Wood, survey showing the rectilinear forms and measurements used to derive the outlines of the irregular stones at Stonehenge, 1747 In the summer of ...

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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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Gustav Appell Arkitektkontor: On Erik Gunnar Asplund's Villa Snellman, Djursholm, 1917

... 2019 Gustav Appell Arkitektkontor: On Erik Gunnar Asplund's Villa Snellman, Djursholm, 1917 Gustav Appell Arkitektkontor (*2007), On Erik Gunnar Asplund's Villa Snellman, Djursholm, 1917, 2018. Wood. The model examines and highlights the way in which Asplund worked with interior space. Often the interior and exterior of his buildings show striking ...

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Hayatsu Architects: On abbé Laugier's frontispiece for Essai sur l'architecture, 1753

... Essai sur l'architecture, 1753, 2018. Bronze. Architecture evolves through material transformations, copying one from another, much like how Greek temples adopted using stone instead of wood.Casting is an act of copying. Bronze is an ancient material used by humankind dating back to the mid-4th millennium BC. It is a ductile ...

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fala atelier: On Louis Kahn's Kansas City Office Building, 1972

... distinction between services and open areas.We thought five pillars would be enough, and that the rhythm of the elevations would benefit from alternating essences of wood. Faux marble ends the composition, crowned by a small vase, and a pencil holder. For more views of the model by fala atelier and ...

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From the desk of John Summerson

From the desk of John Summerson ← Drawn Asides ← SETS ← Drawing Matter Home Drawings Media Events Shop About Contributors Artists & Makers Mailing List Search Drawing MatterSETSDrawn Asides 1 Aug 2016 From the desk of John Summerson Sir John Summerson (1904-1992). Letter from the Director of Sir John ...

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Dominique Perrault Architecte

... List Search Drawing MatterSETSDrawings of the Week 5 Apr 2018 Dominique Perrault ArchitectePavilion Dufour, Versailles Dominique Perrault Architecte, Pavilion Dufour, Château de Versailles, Developed Horizontal Wood Blades, Wall Covering, 2015. Digital drawing. © Dominique Perrault Architecte Pavilion Dufour, Château de Versailles, Developed Horizontal Wood Blades, Wall Covering began as a ...

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Behind the Lines 5

... Maidstone September 26, 1828 My lord, Please be so good as to find designs for the lodge that you commissioned, a habitation for your woodman, John Platt. I earnestly hope that it will be the ornament that you desired for your park improvements. I also enclose the books that you ...

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Caruso St John Architects

Caruso St John Architects ← Drawings of the Week ← SETS ← Drawing Matter Home Drawings Media Events Shop 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. ...

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Dow Jones: On Robbrecht en Daem's Blokhut, 2000-2002

... is it raised; and what view does it provide for contemplation? It sits in silence on the page.The building described by the sketch is a woodland cabin, a retreat from the world, formed of stacked blocks of wood. It recalls the familiar, incidental form happened upon in a forest – ...

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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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John Hejduk

John Hejduk ← Drawings of the Week ← SETS ← Drawing Matter Home Drawings Media Events Shop 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 × ...

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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 Media Events Shop 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. ...

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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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Yona Friedman: Space-chain Structures

... while he was a visiting professor at the Technion Institute of Technology in Haifa (1953–54). A pioneer of prefabrication in Germany – at first in wood and then in metal – Wachsmann moved to America in 1941 to collaborate with Walter Gropius and the US Air Force on the design ...

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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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Mikael Bergquist: On Peter Märkli's Hobi House, 1983

... a kind of Roman impression, more than classical or modern.The model tries to capture some of the duality in Märkli’s building. It is made of wood, and painted on the outside but left untreated on the inside. The balconies are integrated into the building volume as in Märkli’s house. Three ...

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de blokkendoos

... to Marius Grootveld, 22 March Jan De Vylder (*), On Michael Graves's old uncle who gives him, as a child, some homemade building blocks., 2019. Wooden blocks, off cuts from the sauna construction at Shatwell. From: Jan De Vylder Sent: 22 March 2019 19:31To: Marius Grootveld ; Niall Hobhouse Subject: ...

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Baukuh: On John Hejduk's Drawing for ‘Fabrication’: Energy, 1972

Baukuh: On John Hejduk's Drawing for ‘Fabrication’: Energy, 1972 ← 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 4 Feb 2019 Baukuh: On John Hejduk's Drawing for ‘Fabrication’: Energy, ...

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Carlos Diniz

... very obvious technical skills. – Tim Abrahams Tim Abrahams will be speaking, on Wed 1 March 2017, on the subject of 'High Tech' at Sir John Soane's Museum, as part of their lecture series, Style: In Defence of...Tickets for this and other talks in the series are available from their ...

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arq : plan, Stan Allen, Helen Mallinson, Niall Hobhouse

... remains the most intensive and compact description of an architectural idea.’ Ranging across the work of Louis Kahn and Superstudio, Charles Barry and James Stirling, John Soane and Karel Lodr, the selection reflects on ‘plan’ as both verb and noun: as a tool directed towards an outcome, awaiting construction and ...

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Tony Fretton

... 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 paving stones. What I wanted was an architecture in which each of these things – shop, beam, staircase, floor, etc. – was frank: ...

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Peter Salter

... surface of the paper, leaving pale indents of what was before. The making of the drawing has all the directness of working a piece of wood. Drawing immediately in ink in order to set down an idea is a direct process of work; using a pencil to set out the ...

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John Lautner

John Lautner ← Drawings of the Week ← SETS ← Drawing Matter Home Drawings Media Events Shop About Contributors Artists & Makers Mailing List Search Drawing MatterSETSDrawings of the Week 28 Aug 2015 John LautnerHouse and Studio for Edgar Ewing John Lautner (1911–1994), Suspended scheme for a house and studio ...

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