Tasmania Beach Party, Hobart

Tasmania Beach Party, Hobart

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  • Cedric Price (archive creator)


Tasmania Beach Party, Hobart

Dates of creation


Level of archival description

File 11

Extent and Medium

  • 3 reprographic copies

Scope and Content

File documents an experimental project undertaken as part of the AASA Convention of Creativity hosted in Hobart, Australia. Three diagrammatic plans document how people worked on the beach site during a three hour period. Annotated versions of these drawings were published in "The First Installment in the Cedric Price Series." 'Architectural Design'. vol. 40, (October 1970), 511. Material in this file was produced in 1968.

File contains schematic drawings.

Reference Number



Materials in this series were kept in the original order in which they were received.


Hobart Australia

Language of material


Related units of description

  • Group DR2006:0103 in series Printed Materials (AP144.S5) contains material that relates to Tasmania Beach Party, Hobart (AP144.S2.D11).
  • - Publication drawings related to the Tasmania Beach Party can be found in group DR2006:0156 (in file AP144.S2.D11).


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    • Reference Number: DR1995:0239:001-003
    • Title: Diagrammatic plans document the state of the beach site
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0


    • Cedric Price (archive creator)


    diagrammatic plans document the state of the beach site at 9:05 a.m., at 11:15 a.m. and at the end of the experiment, 12:05 p.m.

    Quantity / Object type:

    3 schematic drawing(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 3 reprographic copies

    Technique and media:

    Reprographic copies


    sheets: 21 x 30 cm

    Credit line:

    Cedric Price fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal


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