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The square within the square

The square within the square

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People

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

Title

The square within the square

Dates of creation

1979

Level of archival description

Project

Extent and Medium

  • 2 drawings

Scope and Content

This project series documents Melvin Charney design for an installation possibly entitled "The square within the square" through two sketches dated in 1979. As the title indicates, the installation consists in a what apears to be a square-shaped plaform nested in an walled area also shaped like a square.

Reference Number

AP041.S1.1979.D5

Arrangement

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

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    • Reference Number: DR1985:0047-0047
    • Title: Sketch of the installation, The square within the square
    • Dates of creation: 1979
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (role unspecified)
    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 1 drawing

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 28 x 21 cm

    Credit line:

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

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    • Reference Number: DR1985:0048-0048
    • Title: Sketches of the installation, The square within the square
    • Dates of creation: 1979
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (role unspecified)
    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 1 drawing

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 11 x 28 cm

    Credit line:

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

    Objects that have been catalogued:

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