Writer: Sandra Porter

Reflections on The Drawing Matter Archive

Reflections on The Drawing Matter Archive

By Roz Barr, Jonah Ginsburg, Benjamin Machin and Sandra Porter

The following four texts reflect on connections to and interactions with Drawing Matter, on the ground or from afar. Central to each is the drawings collection at Shatwell Farm. Design Starts: Loughborough School of Architecture at Shatwell FarmBy Benjamin Machin Adaptations: A Teaching Studio at CornellBy Roz Barr Reflections on… Read More

An Artist Browsing the Collection

An Artist Browsing the Collection

By Sandra Porter

My visits to the archive happened during the summer of 2021 in a gap between lockdowns. Shatwell Farm is a haven of contemporary buildings sitting alongside tumbling and restored farm buildings, an obelisk, pillars, corrugated materials, stone, sleepers, silos, a library, and a gallery. Amongst all this is the Drawing… Read More