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From Laugier to Popova

From Laugier to Popova

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People

  • Melvin Charney (architect)
  • Melvin Charney (draughtsman)
  • Denis Farley (photographer)
  • Madame Rosshandler (photographer)
  • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

Title

From Laugier to Popova

Dates of creation

1985

Level of archival description

Project

Extent and Medium

  • 53 drawings
  • 23 photographic materials
  • 0.01 l.m. of textual records

Scope and Content

This project documents the project "From Laugier to Popova" an installation conceived for the exhibition Aurora Borealis at the Centre internationale d'art contemporain de Montréal, Montreal. The project was realized. The project series includes a presentation drawing and photographs of the completed installation.

Reference Number

AP041.S1.1985.D2

Arrangement

Material in this series was likely kept in it's original order when it was first processed upon it's arrival at CCA.

Location

Montréal Island of Montréal Québec Canada

Inventory

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:023
    • Title: Plans and isometric drawings titled "Une construction a la cité
    • Dates of creation: May 1985
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (architect)
    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    Consists of plans and isometric drawings titled "Une construction a la cité... a portrait in parts". Material was originally housed in a tube labelled "Laugier a la cité, 1985".

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 roll(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 3 drawings

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 91.7 × 117 cm sheet (largest): 106.6 × 170 cm

    Physical Description:

    Rolled.

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:095:004
    • Title: Copies of drawings and photographs of the installation, From Laugier to Popova
    • Dates of creation: 1985
    • Form: textual records, photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Denis Farley (photographer)
    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    File containing 35mm film negatives, photographs, and transparencies related to the From Laugier to Popova project. Original folder inscribed in graphite: Building Displacements From Laugier to Popova

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 23 photographic materials
    • 0.01 l.m. of textual records

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 5,7 × 8,3 cm sheet (largest): 20,1 × 25,1 cm

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:095:005
    • Title: Site plan and sketches, From Laugier to Popova
    • Dates of creation: 1985
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    File containing documents in English, including notes, a printout of a site plan, and sketches related to the From Laugier to Popova project. Original folder inscribed in graphite: LAUGIER A LA CITE...... / PHOTOS, SKETCHES, NOTES 1985.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 49 drawings
    • 1 reprographic copies

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 7,2 × 14,4 cm (2 13/16 × 5 11/16 in.) sheet (largest): 21,3 × 27,7 cm (8 3/8 × 10 7/8 in.)

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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