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Colina artificial, International Architecture Biennale Rotterdam, Leeuwarden, Netherlands (2005)

Colina artificial, International Architecture Biennale Rotterdam, Leeuwarden, Netherlands (2005)

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People

  • Abalos & Herreros (archive creator)
  • Abalos & Herreros (architectural firm)
  • Iñaki Abalos (architect)
  • Juan Herreros (architect)
  • International Architecture Biennale Rotterdam (2nd : 2005 : Rotterdam, Netherlands) (promoter)

Title

Colina artificial, International Architecture Biennale Rotterdam, Leeuwarden, Netherlands (2005)

Dates of creation

1982, 2005, predominant 2005

Level of archival description

Project

Extent and Medium

  • 26 reprographic copies
  • 16 drawings
  • 14 graphic materials
  • 11 printouts
  • 1 CD
  • 0.04 l.m. of textual records

Scope and Content

The project series documents the design for an artificial hill and serves as the finish-line for the “Elfstedentocht”, Leeuwarden, Netherlands, at the International Architecture Biennale Rotterdam 2005. The firm identified this project as number 201.

"The finish of the great race of the Elfstedentocht should be accompanied by a three-dimensial event which signals the site in the memory of the citizen. If from there, furthermore, the last part of the race is dominated we will be able to imagine that this three-dimensional event is a hybrid between a tribune and a landscaping milestone. […] If towards the South and East it disposes of a slope consisting of artificial lawn with solarium and tribunes above the canal and a scating [sic] park, then towards the North it could house the sport installations with tribunes and a climbing zone with the result that this minimum architectural organization could give life to the site during all year basing on the small sports center, solarium and skating track. A shelter structure crowns the artificial hill composing a lookout spot from where one dominates the whole city and the surrounding landscape." (ARCH270975)

Documenting the project are conceptual and presentation drawings, digital, graphic and reference materials, correspondence, publications, competition documents, and agreements.

Reference Number

AP164.S1.2005.D3

Location

Leeuwarden Netherlands

Language of material

Spanish, English

Inventory

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    • Reference Number: ARCH277916
    • Title: Presentation drawings and renderings, Colina artificial, International Architecture Biennale Rotterdam, Leeuwarden, Netherlands
    • Dates of creation: ca. 2005
    • Form: drawings, textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Abalos & Herreros (architectural firm)
    • Abalos & Herreros (archive creator)

    Description:

    File's title: Artificial Hill.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file

    Technique and media:

    9 printouts

    Physical Description:

    - The plans are folded.

    Location:

    Leeuwarden Netherlands

    Credit line:

    Abalos & Herreros fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Iñaki Ábalos et Juan Herreros/
    Gift of Iñaki Ábalos and Juan Herreros

    Folder Number:

    164-205-001

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    • Reference Number: ARCH277917
    • Title: Correspondence, competition documents, agreement and views of long track speed skaters, Colina artificial, International Architecture Biennale Rotterdam, Leeuwarden, Netherlands
    • Dates of creation: ca. 2005
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Abalos & Herreros (architectural firm)
    • Abalos & Herreros (archive creator)

    Description:

    File's title: Informacion, M Steden Tocht / Mail.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file

    Technique and media:

    7 graphic records

    Dimensions:

    records: 0,01 l.m.

    Location:

    Leeuwarden Netherlands

    Credit line:

    Abalos & Herreros fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Iñaki Ábalos et Juan Herreros/
    Gift of Iñaki Ábalos and Juan Herreros

    Folder Number:

    164-205-002

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    • Reference Number: ARCH277918
    • Title: Reference materials and sketches, Colina artificial, International Architecture Biennale Rotterdam, Leeuwarden, Netherlands
    • Dates of creation: ca. 2005
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Abalos & Herreros (architectural firm)
    • Abalos & Herreros (archive creator)

    Description:

    File's title: Croquis; escaneados gradas.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file

    Technique and media:

    26 reprographic copies, 16 drawings, 5 graphic records, 1 printout

    Location:

    Leeuwarden Netherlands

    Credit line:

    Abalos & Herreros fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Iñaki Ábalos et Juan Herreros/
    Gift of Iñaki Ábalos and Juan Herreros

    Folder Number:

    164-205-003

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    • Reference Number: ARCH277919
    • Title: Textual records related to the model, Colina artificial, International Architecture Biennale Rotterdam, Leeuwarden, Netherlands
    • Dates of creation: ca. 2005
    • Form: drawings, textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Abalos & Herreros (architectural firm)
    • Abalos & Herreros (archive creator)

    Description:

    File's title: Maqueta.

    Contains as well a site plan.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file

    Technique and media:

    1 printout

    Dimensions:

    records: 0,01 l.m.

    Location:

    Leeuwarden Netherlands

    Credit line:

    Abalos & Herreros fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Iñaki Ábalos et Juan Herreros/
    Gift of Iñaki Ábalos and Juan Herreros

    Folder Number:

    164-205-004

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    • Reference Number: ARCH277920
    • Title: Reference materials about the province of Friesland, Colina artificial, International Architecture Biennale Rotterdam, Leeuwarden, Netherlands
    • Dates of creation: between 1998 and 2005
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Abalos & Herreros (architectural firm)
    • Abalos & Herreros (archive creator)

    Description:

    File's title: I[n]formación Friesland.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file

    Dimensions:

    records: 0,01 l.m.

    Location:

    Leeuwarden Netherlands

    Credit line:

    Abalos & Herreros fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Iñaki Ábalos et Juan Herreros/
    Gift of Iñaki Ábalos and Juan Herreros

    Folder Number:

    164-205-005

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    • Reference Number: ARCH277921
    • Title: Correspondence and the second edition of Netherland's [Hollande] Michelin guide, Colina artificial, International Architecture Biennale Rotterdam, Leeuwarden, Netherlands
    • Dates of creation: 1982, 2005
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Abalos & Herreros (architectural firm)
    • Abalos & Herreros (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file

    Dimensions:

    records: 0,01 l.m.

    Location:

    Leeuwarden Netherlands

    Credit line:

    Abalos & Herreros fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Iñaki Ábalos et Juan Herreros/
    Gift of Iñaki Ábalos and Juan Herreros

    Folder Number:

    164-205-006

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