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Madrid Fairgrounds Exhibition Halls

Madrid Fairgrounds Exhibition Halls

Part of

People

  • Arthur Erickson Architects, Toronto (architectural firm)
  • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

Title

Madrid Fairgrounds Exhibition Halls

Dates of creation

1985-1986

Level of archival description

Project

Extent and Medium

  • 347 drawings
  • 8 photographs
  • 0.15 l.m. of textual records

Scope and Content

File documents a competition entry and proposal for a permenant, 100,000 square metre exhibition facility consisting of four large halls arranged around an artifical lake (not built), Alcala de Henares, Madrid, Spain.

File contains design development drawings, photographs, textual records (incudes photographs).

Reference Number

AP022.S2.SS2.1985.D10

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    • Reference Number: ARCH255205
    • Title: Reference documents on site and buildings (in Spanish)
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Dimensions:

    records: 0,02 l.m.

    Credit line:

    Arthur Erickson fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: ARCH255210
    • Title: Views of existing site and buildings
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    8 photograph(s)

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 20.3 x 25.4 cm sheet (largest): 39.4 x 30.5 cm

    Credit line:

    Arthur Erickson fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: ARCH255256
    • Title: Files of reference material
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Description:

    3 files of reference material - copy of E.D. Mills' book The National Exhibition Centre, a history of the building in Birmingham; Pennsylvannia Arboretum plan; photographs of presentation models of the Maryland, Des Moines, and Baltimore Convention Centers.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 3 files

    Technique and media:

    Colour photographs, diazotypes

    Dimensions:

    records: 0.05 l.m.

    Credit line:

    Arthur Erickson fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: ARCH255401
    • Title: Correspondence file - concerning parking and traffic
    • Dates of creation: 1985-1986
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Description:

    correspondence file - concerning parking and traffic, including photomechanical prints of drawings for parking elevations.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Technique and media:

    Photomechanical prints

    Dimensions:

    records: 0.02 l.m.

    Credit line:

    Arthur Erickson fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: ARCH259229
    • Title: Site plans, floor plans, plan studies
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    23 design development drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development drawings

    Technique and media:

    Graphite, ink, coloured pencil on tracing paper, diazotypes, blackline print

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 31 x 43 cm sheet (largest): 61 x 112 cm

    Credit line:

    Arthur Erickson fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: ARCH259230
    • Title: Site plans, floor plans, sections, elevations
    • Form: drawings
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    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    41 design development drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development drawings

    Technique and media:

    Graphite, ink, on tracing paper, translucent paper, mylar, sepia print, blackline print

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 31 x 20 cm sheet (largest): 67 x 93 cm

    Credit line:

    Arthur Erickson fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: ARCH259231
    • Title: Plan and elevation studies
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    35 design development drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development drawings

    Technique and media:

    Graphite, ink, coloured pencil on tracing paper, translucent paper, photocopies

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 28 x 22 cm sheet (largest): 61 x 104 cm

    Credit line:

    Arthur Erickson fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: ARCH259235
    • Title: Plan studies
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    32 design development drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development drawings

    Technique and media:

    Graphite, ink, on tracing paper, translucent paper, diazotypes, photocopies

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 31 x 29 cm sheet (largest): 61 x 107 cm

    Credit line:

    Arthur Erickson fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: ARCH259236
    • Title: Plan studies, pavilion sections, schematic diagrams
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    32 design development drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development drawings

    Technique and media:

    Graphite, ink, coloured pencil on tracing paper, diazotypes

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 28 x 24 cm sheet (largest): 61 x 85 cm

    Credit line:

    Arthur Erickson fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: ARCH259238
    • Title: Site studies, plan studies, sketch plans and elevations
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    21 design development drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development drawings

    Technique and media:

    Graphite, ink, coloured pencil on tracing paper, b/w negative, diazotypes with revisions in coloured pencil and graphite

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 31 x 35 cm sheet (largest): 76 x 81 cm

    Credit line:

    Arthur Erickson fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: ARCH259239
    • Title: Plan studies, sketch elevations, area calculations, notes
    • Dates of creation: 1986
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    32 design development drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development drawings

    Technique and media:

    Ink on tracing paper, diazotypes, photocopies, facsimile transmission

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 28 x 22 cm sheet (largest): 46 x 82 cm

    Credit line:

    Arthur Erickson fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: ARCH259240
    • Title: Plan studies, elevation studies, sections, details
    • Dates of creation: 1986
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    35 design development drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development drawings

    Technique and media:

    Ink, graphite on tracing paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 31 x 33 cm sheet (largest): 61 x 97 cm

    Credit line:

    Arthur Erickson fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: ARCH259241
    • Title: Sketch plans and details
    • Form: drawings
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    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    28 design development drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development drawings

    Technique and media:

    Ink, graphite on tracing paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 19 x 31 cm sheet (largest): 31 x 59 cm

    Credit line:

    Arthur Erickson fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

    Folder Number:

    22-TOR-648 I

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    • Reference Number: ARCH259242
    • Title: Sketch plans and details, parking studies
    • Form: drawings
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    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    30 design development drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development drawings

    Technique and media:

    Ink, graphite on tracing paper, paper, diazotype

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 18 x 31 cm sheet (largest): 31 x 56 cm

    Credit line:

    Arthur Erickson fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

    Folder Number:

    22-TOR-648 J

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    • Reference Number: ARCH259243
    • Title: Conceptual sketches and notes, perspective
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    9 design development drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development drawings

    Technique and media:

    Ink on tracing paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 27 x 31 cm sheet (largest): 31 x 40 cm

    Credit line:

    Arthur Erickson fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: ARCH259245
    • Title: Plan and elevation studies, site / floor plans, notes, sketch of Spanish typology
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    29 design development drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development drawings

    Technique and media:

    Ink, graphite on tracing paper, translucent paper, diazotypes, photocopies

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 23 x 46 cm sheet (largest): 84 x 119 cm

    Credit line:

    Arthur Erickson fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

    Folder Number:

    22-TOR-648 L

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    • Reference Number: ARCH260057
    • Title: "Basis for the Design of New Fairgrounds", Exos magazine, pamphlet on HASA construction
    • Dates of creation: 1985
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 1 file

    Dimensions:

    records: 0.02 l.m.

    Credit line:

    Arthur Erickson fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: ARCH255255
    • Title: Bases para el diseno de los nuevos recintos feriales
    • Dates of creation: 1985-1986
    • Form: textual records

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Description:

    ''Bases for design of new fairgrounds'' (translated) - proposal including site pictures and correspondence in Spanish

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Dimensions:

    records: 0.04 l.m.

    Credit line:

    Arthur Erickson fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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