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Museums and Gardens of the Villa Lingotto

Museums and Gardens of the Villa Lingotto

Part of

People

  • James Stirling, Michael Wilford, and Associates (creator)
  • James Stirling, Michael Wilford, and Associates (architectural firm)
  • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

Title

Museums and Gardens of the Villa Lingotto

Dates of creation

1982-1984

Level of archival description

File 65

Extent and Medium

  • 16 drawings
  • 13 reprographic copies
  • 0.01 l.m. of photographic materials
  • 0.19 l.m. of textual records

Scope and Content

File documents an unsuccessful competition entry for the rehabilitation of the Fiat-Lingotto industrial complex in Turin, Italy. The proposal was submitted as part of an international consultation organized by the Fiat firm. Material in this file was produced between 1982 and 1984.

File contains a few reference drawings, several presentation drawings and photographic materials, including several views of the existing Fiat-Lingotto buildings. File also contain textual records.

Reference Number

AP140.S2.SS1.D65

Location

Turin Italy

Language of material

Documents are in English and Italian.

Related units of description

  • Videocassettes AP140.S2.SS8.D2.P1 include information about file AP140.S2.SS1.D65.

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D65.P1
    • Title: Plans, elevations and sections of existing Fiat-Lingotto buildings
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    13 reference drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • reference

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 25 x 46 cm (9 13/16 x 18 1/8 in.) sheet (largest): 33 x 109 cm (13 x 42 15/16 in.)

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    140-0228

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D65.P2
    • Title: Site plan, plans, elevations, section and perspectives
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Description:

    site plan, plans, elevations, section and perspectives, including figure of James Stirling with bird's-eye view of city of Turin in the background

    Quantity / Object type:

    10 presentation drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • presentation

    Technique and media:

    Ink on translucent paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 18 x 23 cm (7 1/16 x 9 1/16 in.) sheet (largest): 25 x 55 cm (9 13/16 x 21 5/8 in.)

    Physical Description:

    - Some of the drawings have been removed from exhibition mats in which they were originally received.

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    140-0219

    Objects that have been catalogued:

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D65.P3
    • Title: Site plan, elevation, section and perspectives
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Description:

    site plan, elevation, section and perspectives, including figure of James Stirling with bird's-eye view of the city of Turin in the background, project presentation text

    Quantity / Object type:

    6 presentation drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • presentation

    Technique and media:

    Ink on translucent paper, collage, montage of reprographic copies on translucent paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 21 x 22 cm (8 1/4 x 8 11/16 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:

    140-0219

    Objects that have been catalogued:

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D65.P4
    • Title: Views of drawings and site
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 photographic material(s)

    Technique and media:

    Gelatin silver prints, negatives

    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.D65.P5
    • Title: Photographs and negatives showing site and exterior and interior of existing Fiat-Lingotto buildings
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Description:

    photographs and negatives showing site and exterior and interior of existing Fiat-Lingotto buildings, including some with James Stirling, correspondence, clippings

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Dimensions:

    records: 0,02 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.D65.P6
    • Title: Photographs, including several showing James Stirling on roof of existing Fiat-Lingotto buildings
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Description:

    photographs, including several showing James Stirling on roof of existing Fiat-Lingotto buildings, textual records including clippings relating to the exhibition of the projects submitted as part of the international consultation

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Dimensions:

    records: 0,16 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.D65.P7
    • Title: Consultation programme, photographs, drawing
    • 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

    Folder Number:

    140-0246

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