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Arts Centre, University of St. Andrews

Arts Centre, University of St. Andrews

Part of

People

  • James Stirling (Firm) (creator)
  • James Stirling (Firm) (architectural firm)
  • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

Title

Arts Centre, University of St. Andrews

Dates of creation

1971-1974

Level of archival description

File 41

Extent and Medium

  • 23 drawings
  • 4 rolls
  • 1 ring binder
  • 0.08 l.m. of photographic materials
  • 0.18 l.m. of textual records

Scope and Content

File documents an unexecuted project for an arts centre, an addition to existing 18th-century house and lodges for the University of St. Andrews, Scotland, United Kingdom. Material in this file was produced between 1971 and 1974.

File contains design development drawings, several presentation drawings and working drawings. Photographic materials include views of drawings as well as views of a model by John Donat Photography. File also contains textual records.

Reference Number

AP140.S2.SS1.D41

Location

Saint Andrews Fife Scotland United Kingdom

Language of material

Documents are in English.

Inventory

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D41.P1
    • Title: Plans, elevations and details for structural steelwork, reinforced concrete structure and building systems
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 roll(s)

    Technique and media:

    Reprographic copies, some with ink

    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.D41.P2
    • Title: Site plans, plans, elevations, sections and details including for HVAC
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 roll(s)

    Technique and media:

    Reprographic copies, some with ink

    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.D41.P3
    • Title: Correspondence with contractors, some 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: 0,08 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.D41.P4
    • Title: Specifications, photographs, quantity surveys, correspondence, some working drawings, report
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Description:

    specifications, photographs of existing building, quantity surveys, correspondence, some working drawings, report 'St. Katherines Arts Centre - St. Andrews University'

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Dimensions:

    records: 0,1 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.D41.P5
    • Title: Views of drawings, a model, and the existing site, including the completed St. Andrews student residences
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • John Donat (photographer)
    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Description:

    views of drawings, a model, and the existing site, including one view of the completed St. Andrews student residences (AP140.S2.SS1.D28)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 ring binder(s)

    Technique and media:

    Colour slides

    Dimensions:

    ring binder: 35 x 28 x 8 cm

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    CDCM

    Objects that have been catalogued:

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D41.P6
    • Title: Perspective of the existing site and working drawings showing plans
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Description:

    perspective of the existing site and working drawings showing plans, elevations, and sections, some with revisions, as well as many reprographic copies of design development and working drawings, showing site plans, plans, elevations, sections, and details

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 roll(s)

    Technique and media:

    Graphite on translucent paper; reprographic copies

    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.D41.P7
    • Title: Working drawings showing site plans, plans, elevations, and sections, and details
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 roll(s)

    Technique and media:

    Graphite on translucent paper; reprographic copies

    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.D41.P8
    • Title: Views of existing buildings, views of design development and presentation drawings, views of model
    • 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, chromogenic colour prints, negatives

    Dimensions:

    photographic materials: 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.D41.P9
    • Title: Plans and axonometrics
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 2

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    4 presentation drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • presentation drawings (proposals)

    Technique and media:

    Ink, graphite, blue and green crayon on trancing paper

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    140-0782

    Objects that have been catalogued:

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D41.P10
    • Title: Site plan, axonometrics for floor layout and for courtyard
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 3

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    3 presentation drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • presentation drawings (proposals)

    Technique and media:

    Red crayon and ink on trancing paper

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    140-0782

    Objects that have been catalogued:

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D41.P11
    • Title: Floor plans, elevations, sections for glazing and for overall scheme, axonometrics
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    8 presentation drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • presentation drawings (proposals)

    Technique and media:

    Coloured pencil and ink on translucent paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 27 x 22 cm sheet (largest): 53 x 68 cm

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    140-0783

    Objects that have been catalogued:

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D41.P12
    • Title: Several perspectives, plan and elevation, area and functional diagram
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    8 design development drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development drawings

    Technique and media:

    Graphite and ink on translucent paper, a few reprographic copies

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 32 x 41 cm sheet (largest): 43 x 76 cm

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    140-0783

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D41.P13
    • Title: Views of drawings
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 2

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    10 negative(s)

    Technique and media:

    Glass negatives

    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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