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Music School Additions, Ministry of Sport and Culture Office Building and City of Stuttgart Art Gallery

Music School Additions, Ministry of Sport and Culture Office Building and City of Stuttgart Art Gallery

Part of

People

  • James Stirling and Partner (creator)
  • James Stirling and Partner (architectural firm)
  • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

Title

Music School Additions, Ministry of Sport and Culture Office Building and City of Stuttgart Art Gallery

Dates of creation

1980-1987, predominant 1980-1981

Level of archival description

File 61

Extent and Medium

  • 327 drawings
  • 3 reprographic copies
  • 2 rolls
  • 0.03 l.m. of photographic materials
  • 0.03 l.m. of textual records

Scope and Content

File documents an unexecuted project for a cultural and governmental complex in Stuttgart, Germany. The complex includes additions to the State Music School (comprising a concert hall and schools of opera and acting), the City of Stuttgart art gallery and an office building for the Ministry of Sport and Culture. It integrates the winning competition entry by other architects for an addition to the Landtag building and other offices for the State of Baden-Württemberg, on a site adjoining the State Gallery Addition and New Chamber Theatre. Material in this file was produced in 1980 and 1987.

File contains a few conceptual drawings, design development drawings and several presentation drawings. Photographic materials consist of views of a presentation model, including by Kandor Modelmakers. File also contains textual records.

Reference Number

AP140.S2.SS1.D61

Location

Stuttgart Germany

Language of material

Documents are in German and English.

Inventory

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D61.P1
    • Title: Schematic sections of existing building
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 roll(s)

    Credit line:

    James Stirling/Michael Wilford fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

    Objects that have been catalogued:

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D61.P3
    • Title: Conceptual drawings and design development drawings
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Description:

    conceptual drawings including plans for public garden and garden arcade and design development drawings including floor plans, elevations and sections, axonometric of concert hall

    Quantity / Object type:

    58 design drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design

    Technique and media:

    Graphite, coloured pencil and ink on translucent paper, reprographic copies enhanced with coloured pencil, some annotated with ink

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 16 x 23 cm (6 5/16 x 9 1/16 in.) sheet (largest): 42 x 60 cm (16 9/16 x 23 5/8 in.)

    Credit line:

    James Stirling/Michael Wilford fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

    Folder Number:

    140-0196

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D61.P4
    • Title: Conceptual and design development drawings including site and floor plans
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Description:

    conceptual and design development drawings including site and floor plans, sections and site axonometrics for alternative schemes, area diagrams, textual documents

    Quantity / Object type:

    221 design drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design

    Technique and media:

    Graphite, coloured pencil and ink on paper and translucent paper, some paper and translucent paper overlay, reprographic copies, some enhanced with coloured pencil

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 8 x 21 cm (3 1/8 x 8 1/4 in.) sheet (largest): 30 x 42 cm (11 13/16 x 16 9/16 in.)

    Credit line:

    James Stirling/Michael Wilford fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

    Folder Number:

    140-0198

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D61.P5
    • Title: Site and floor plans, elevations, sections and axonometrics
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    47 presentation drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • presentation

    Technique and media:

    Ink on translucent paper, reprographic copies, some annotated with ink

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 38 x 104 cm (14 15/16 x 40 15/16 in.) sheet (largest): 94 x 118 cm (37 x 46 7/16 in.)

    Credit line:

    James Stirling/Michael Wilford fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

    Folder Number:

    140-0003 XL

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D61.P6
    • Title: Site and floor plans, elevations
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    3 presentation drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • presentation

    Dimensions:

    sheets: 88 x 104 cm (34 5/8 x 40 15/16 in.)

    Credit line:

    James Stirling/Michael Wilford fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

    Folder Number:

    140-0198

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D61.P7
    • Title: Views of drawings
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 photograph(s)

    Technique and media:

    Gelatin silver prints

    Dimensions:

    photographic materials: 0.01 l.m.

    Credit line:

    James Stirling/Michael Wilford fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D61.P8
    • Title: Views of drawings
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 negative(s)

    Dimensions:

    photographic materials: 0.01 l.m.

    Credit line:

    James Stirling/Michael Wilford fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D61.P9
    • Title: Textual records, reprographic copies of working drawings, drawings
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Dimensions:

    records: 0.03 l.m.

    Credit line:

    James Stirling/Michael Wilford fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D61.P10
    • Title: Textual records
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Dimensions:

    records: 0.01 l.m.

    Credit line:

    James Stirling/Michael Wilford fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D61.P11
    • Title: Views of presentation model
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 photograph(s)

    Technique and media:

    Gelatin silver prints

    Dimensions:

    photographic materials: 0,01 l.m.

    Credit line:

    James Stirling/Michael Wilford fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D61.P12
    • Title: Site plans and sections
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 roll(s)

    Credit line:

    James Stirling/Michael Wilford fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

    Objects that have been catalogued:

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D61.P2
    • Title: Cadastral map, elevation and sections of existing building
    • Form: drawings

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 measured drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • measured drawing

    Technique and media:

    Reprographic copy

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 64 x 87 cm (25 3/16 x 34 1/4 in.)

    Credit line:

    James Stirling/Michael Wilford fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

    Folder Number:

    140-0003 XL

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