Freestanding: Sigurd Lewerentz

Freestanding: Sigurd Lewerentz ← Drawings of the Week ← SETS ← Drawing Matter Home Drawings Media Events Shop About Contributors Artists & Makers Mailing List Search Drawing MatterSETSDrawings of the Week 20 Jun 2018 Freestanding: Sigurd LewerentzVenice Architecture Biennale, 2018 Installation view of Freestanding, Central Pavilion, Venice Architecture Biennale, 2018 ...

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Drawing from a Deep Well

... of me like water breaching a dam. The dam in question was perhaps the predominant way of looking at and thinking about St Peter’s Klippan. Sigurd Lewerentz’s great masterpiece is often – if not almost exclusively – described simply as a church reduced to a brick wall. This dominating view ...

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Andrew Clancy: Mystery as Ground

... new talent, but I must confess to being more compelled by the far rarer newness of late practice. In those such as Lina Bo Bardi, Sigurd Lewerentz, Siza, Florian Beigel and Phil Christou, Van Hee and Louis Kahn, I see the rare ability to have a critical reflective conversation that ...

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The Politics of the Image

... Erik Gunnar Asplund Erik Gunnar Asplund (1885–1940), Crematorium, Woodland Cemetery, Stockholm, 1935. Pencil on tracing paper mounted on card, 410 × 843 mm. Apslund and Lewerentz prioritised the site’s natural environment and let the existing undulations in the landscape dictate the route and design. While there are elements of the ...

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