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Parc

Parc

Part of

People

  • Cedric Price (creator)
  • Cedric Price (architect)
  • Etablissement public du parc de La Villette (competition organizer)
  • Elia Zenghelis (role unspecified)
  • Bernard Tschumi (correspondence writer)
  • Cedric Price (archive creator)

Title

Parc

Dates of creation

1969, 1982-1985, predominant 1982

Level of archival description

File 119

Extent and Medium

  • 88 reprographic copies
  • 26 drawings
  • 5 panels
  • 0.12 l.m. of textual records

Scope and Content

File documents an unsuccessful entry in an international competition for a master plan for the Parc de la Villette, Paris, France. File also includes drawings related to a "Parc des Chevaux de Paris", signed "Zenghelis". Material in this file was produced in 1969 and between 1982 and 1985, but predominantly in 1982.

File contains design development drawings, presentation drawings, reference drawings, other drawings, photographic materials, and textual records.

Reference Number

AP144.S2.D119

Location

Paris France

Language of material

Documents are in English and French.

Related units of description

  • Other materials related to this file include: Group DR2004:0529 in Serre (2) (AP144.S2.D146) contains photographs. Group DR2004:0874 in Rink (AP144.S2.D160) contains competition documents. Groups DR2004:0514 and DR2004:0539 in Serre (AP144.S2.D139) contain textual material. Group DR2004:0483 in Aedes (AP144.S2.D135) contains material. Group DR2006:0077 in Early Work and Miscellaneous Records (AP144.S2.D1) contains conceptual sketches. The following groups in this file contain materials related to other projects: Group DR2004:1098 contains drawings that possibly relate to Aedes (AP144.S2.D135). Group DR2004:1092 contains an exhibition catalogue that relates to Aedes (AP144.S2.D135). Group DR2004:1101 contains drawings that possibly relate to Stratton (AP144.S2.D155). Group DR2004:1106 contains a drawing related to Non-Plan (AP144.S2.D12).

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    • Reference Number: DR2004:1091
    • Title: Notes, sketches, drawings, proposal documents, and competition documents
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • Cedric Price (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Dimensions:

    folder: 25 x 37,5 x 2 cm

    Credit line:

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

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    • Reference Number: DR2004:1092
    • Title: Notes, sketches, drawings, clippings, correspondence
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • Cedric Price (archive creator)

    Description:

    notes, sketches, drawings, clippings, correspondence, competition documents, brochures, forms, exhibition catalogue from the Aedes project, competition invitation, text, map, newsletter, and note from Bernard Tschumi

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Dimensions:

    records: 0.03 l.m.

    Credit line:

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

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    • Reference Number: DR2004:1093
    • Title: Correspondence, clippings, notes, memorandums, receipts, and invitation
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • Cedric Price (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Dimensions:

    folder: 25 x 37,5 x 1 cm

    Credit line:

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

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    • Reference Number: DR2004:1094
    • Title: Site plans, sections, plans, elevations, zoning maps, maps, photograph key plan, view of a rocket, and letter
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • Cedric Price (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Technique and media:

    Ink, graphite and wax crayon on reprographic copies and photomechanical print

    Dimensions:

    folder: 25 x 37,5 x 6 cm

    Credit line:

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

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    • Reference Number: DR2004:1098
    • Title: Drawings related to a "Parc des Chevaux de Paris" and possibly also related to the Aedes project
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • Cedric Price (archive creator)

    Description:

    drawings related to a "Parc des Chevaux de Paris" and possibly also related to the Aedes project, including sections, some with attached annotations, axonometrics, site plans, and collage

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 roll(s)

    Technique and media:

    Reprographic copies and possibly photomechanical print

    Credit line:

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

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    • Reference Number: DR2004:1099
    • Title: Sketches, some with annotations, sections, perspectives, and plan
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • Cedric Price (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 roll(s)

    Technique and media:

    Ink, graphite, wax crayon and adhesive film on translucent paper

    Credit line:

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

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    • Reference Number: DR2004:1100
    • Title: Site plans, some with annotations, sketches, perspectives, sections, and maps
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 2

    People:

    • Cedric Price (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 roll(s)

    Technique and media:

    Ink, crayon, adhesive film, graphite and correction fluid on reprographic copies

    Credit line:

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

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    • Reference Number: DR2004:1101
    • Title: Drawings possibly from the Stratton project, presentation drawings
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 2

    People:

    • Cedric Price (archive creator)

    Description:

    drawings possibly from the Stratton project, presentation drawings, site plans, maps, sketches, sections, perspectives, and plan

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 roll(s)

    Technique and media:

    Wax crayon on reprographic copies

    Credit line:

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

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    • Reference Number: DR2004:1102
    • Title: Proposal with original presentation sketches
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 6

    People:

    • Cedric Price (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Dimensions:

    records: 0,02 l.m.

    Credit line:

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

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    • Reference Number: DR2004:1103
    • Title: Cutouts, keys (texts), and panel
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Cedric Price (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Dimensions:

    records: 0,01 l.m.

    Credit line:

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

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    • Reference Number: DR2004:1104
    • Title: Site plans, some used for cutouts, sketches, and notes
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • Cedric Price (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    25 design development drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development drawings

    Technique and media:

    Crayon, possibly graphite, paper montage, correction fluid, coloured pencil and ink on reprographic copies, linocuts, translucent paper and paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 21 x 30 cm sheet (largest): 30 x 42 cm

    Credit line:

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

    Objects that have been catalogued:

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    • Reference Number: DR2004:1105
    • Title: Proposals with presentation drawings, and poster
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Cedric Price (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Dimensions:

    records: 0,02 l.m.

    Credit line:

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

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    • Reference Number: DR2004:1106
    • Title: Site plans, sketches, conceptual drawings, measured sketches
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 2

    People:

    • Cedric Price (archive creator)

    Description:

    site plans, sketches, conceptual drawings, measured sketches, plan obliques, sections, perspectives, plans, captions, overlay, notes, and drawing from the Non-Plan project

    Quantity / Object type:

    23 design development drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development drawings

    Technique and media:

    Ink, graphite, crayon, paper montage, correction fluid, adhesive film and possibly paint on translucent paper, reprographic copies and linocut

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 30 x 38 cm sheet (largest): 60 x 92 cm

    Credit line:

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

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    • Reference Number: DR2004:1107
    • Title: Plan obliques, some with blank overlays
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Cedric Price (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    8 design development drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development drawings

    Technique and media:

    Adhesive tape and graphite on reprographic copies and translucent paper

    Dimensions:

    sheets: 38 x 72 cm

    Credit line:

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

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    • Reference Number: DR2004:1108
    • Title: Views of site, clippings, and map
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Cedric Price (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    5 photographic material(s)

    Technique and media:

    Wax crayon on chromogenic colour prints, possibly photomechanical prints, and reprographic copy, mounted on paper and cardboard

    Dimensions:

    panel (smallest): 42 x 30 cm panel (largest): 132 x 91 cm

    Physical Description:

    Note: Some photographs appear to be missing from panels.

    Credit line:

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

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    • Reference Number: DR2004:1109
    • Title: Site plans, sketches, sections, design development drawings, perspectives, maps, and plans
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • Cedric Price (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    9 presentation drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • presentation drawings (proposals)

    Technique and media:

    Ink, correction fluid, graphite and adhesive film on reprographic copies

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 42 x 30 cm sheet (largest): 132 x 91 cm

    Credit line:

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

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    • Reference Number: DR2004:1110
    • Title: Photograph of drawing, and key (text)
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • Cedric Price (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Dimensions:

    records: 0,01 l.m.

    Credit line:

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

    Objects that have been catalogued:

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