Dessiner pour Bâtir

... ← DRAWINGS ← Drawing Matter Home Drawings Publications Events About Contributors Artists & Makers Mailing List Search Drawing MatterDRAWINGSLines of enquiryOn Loan Dessiner pour Bâtir Louis Le Vau (1612–1670), Château de Meudon, c. 1656–7. Pencil, pen, ink and wash on watermarked laid paper, 267 x 700 mm. Lemercier, Le Vau, ...

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Disappear Here: On Perspective and Other Kinds of Space

Disappear Here: On Perspective and Other Kinds of Space ← On Loan ← DRAWINGS ← Drawing Matter Home Drawings Publications Events About Contributors Artists & Makers Mailing List Search Drawing MatterDRAWINGSLines of enquiryOn Loan Disappear Here: On Perspective and Other Kinds of Space Jean-Charles Moreux (1889–1956), Immeuble Ateliers: design for ...

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Gowan and Siza: Housing and the City

... and Cooperativa Florbela Espanca in Vila Viçosa.These projects were being developed just as an earlier model of housing – Minoru Yamasaki’s Pruitt-Igoe development in St Louis, Missouri – was being demonised and eventually demolished (a critique that continues in the current discussion on the fate of Alison and Peter Smithson’s ...

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Reinventions, 1953–1978

... of enquiry Reinventions, 1953–1978 Le Corbusier (1887–1965), Chapel de Notre-Dame-du-Haut, Ronchamp, model of south wall, 1950 – 1951. Plaster, 216 × 127 × 38 mm. Louis Kahn (1901–1974), Sketch for a mural, 1951 – 1953. Ink on paper, 298 × 400 mm. Paul Rudolph (1918–1997), Model Flap House for Grand ...

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Inclusions 2

... times and of different persuasions, which are as important as the dialogue between the drawings. Including sketches and drawings by Peter Märkli, Superstudio, Paul Robbrecht, Louis Kahn and Le Corbusier, the selection considers contemporary architectural production while also delving deep into the twentieth century and beyond. This small compilation both ...

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A Civic Utopia: Architecture and the City in France

... Baudez. The essay explores the Enlightenment themes: A New Rome, Porta, Ratio, Lex, Sanitas, Spectaculum, Lexicon and Exemplum. The case studies examine the work of Louis Combes, Pierre-François-Léonard Fontaine, André Sainte-Marie Châtillon, Paul Piot, François-Joseph Bélanger and Louis-Pierre Baltard.The book expands on a selection of architectural drawings from the exhibition ...

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Dessiner pour Bâtir

... Drawing Matter Home Drawings Publications Events About Contributors Artists & Makers Mailing List Search Drawing MatterEVENTS Dessiner pour Bâtir13 December 2017 – 12 March 2018 Louis Le Vau (1612–1670), Château de Meudon, c. 1656–7. Pencil, pen, ink and wash on watermarked laid paper, 267 x 700 mm. 13 December 2017 ...

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A Civic Utopia: Architecture and the City in France, 1765–1837

... Beautiful’ by Nicholas Olsberg and ‘Case Studies’ by Basile Baudez. The essay explores the Enlightenment themes: A New Rome, Porta, Ratio, Lex, Sanitas, Spectaculum, Lexicon and Exemplum. The case studies examine the work of Louis Combes, Pierre-François-Léonard Fontaine, André Sainte-Marie Châtillon, Paul Piot, François-Joseph Bélanger, François-Joseph Bélanger and Louis-Pierre Baltard.

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Disappear Here

Disappear Here ← EVENTS ← Drawing Matter Home Drawings Publications Events About Contributors Artists & Makers Mailing List Search Drawing MatterEVENTS Disappear HereOn Perspective and Other Kinds of Space2 May – 7 October 2018 Raymond Loewy, Wardroom Concept: Space Station Habitability Study, 1969-75. Ink and felt pen on paper, 396 ...

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