Open Space Utilisation Programme E15 (OSUP)

Open Space Utilisation Programme E15 (OSUP)

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  • Cedric Price (creator)
  • Cedric Price (architect)
  • Joan Littlewood (client)
  • Cedric Price (archive creator)


Open Space Utilisation Programme E15 (OSUP)

Dates of creation


Level of archival description

File 15

Extent and Medium

  • 1 drawing
  • 0.01 l.m. of textual records

Scope and Content

File documents the Open Space Utilisation Programme, [Stratford?], England, for client Joan Littlewood. The project proposed using a vacant lot for "variable community activities", and possibly for the installation of temporary structure(s). The full scope of the project cannot be determined from the drawing and the correspondence in this file. Material in this file was produced in 1972.

File contains a reference drawing and textual records.

Reference Number



England United Kingdom

Language of material

Documents are in English.


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    • Reference Number: DR1995:0257:001-002
    • Title: Open space urban program (OSUP): Project documents
    • Dates of creation: 1972
    • Form: drawings, textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 2


    • Cedric Price (draughtsman)
    • Cedric Price (architect)
    • Cedric Price (archive creator)


    - This project for an open space urban program (OSUP) was apparently for a temporary structure for the storage of information modules ('CCA Consignment List'). The full scope of the project cannot be determined from this elevation oblique which includes a two-dimensional grid.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 drawing linear centimetre of textual documents

    Stage and Purpose:

    • preliminary drawing

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0.01 l.m. of textual records
    • and other materials

    Drawing Type:

    • line drawing
    • mechanical drawing (tool-aided drawing)

    Method of Projection:

    • elevation oblique drawing


    United Kingdom


    • architecture
    • temporary architecture

    Credit line:

    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal


    © Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

    Objects that have been catalogued:


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