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Drawings and other graphic material

Drawings and other graphic material

Part of

People

  • Chuck Hoberman (creator)
  • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

Title

Drawings and other graphic material

Dates of creation

1989-1999, predominant 1989-1994

Level of archival description

Series 2

Extent and Medium

  • 55 photographs
  • 49 drawings (including 31 reprographic copies)
  • 18 reprographic copies (electrostatic prints on paper)
  • 2 panels

Scope and Content

File contains drawings, photographs and prints depicting a variety of conceptual schemes for transformable structures such as folding shelters, stadiums roofs, retractable doors, and sculpture. There is also some material relating to the Projects 45 exhibition held at the Museum of Modern Art in 1994. Material in this series was produced between 1989 and 1999.

Reference Number

AP165.S2

Language of material

Documents are in English.

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    • Reference Number: ARCH265763
    • Title: Design for a folding flight ring
    • Dates of creation: 14 July 1996
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (designer)
    • Hoberman Designs, Inc. (role unspecified)
    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Description:

    1:1 scale drawing of a pocket-size disk that transforms into a full-size flight ring. DWG#: FL-P1

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design drawings

    Technique and media:

    Plotter drawing in ink on paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 91,5 x 112 cm

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

    Copyright:

    © Chuck Hoberman

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    • Reference Number: ARCH265764
    • Title: Diagram showing member forces in fully deployed Iris Dome
    • Dates of creation: 1994?
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (architect)
    • Arup Group Ltd. (consulting engineering firm)
    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Description:

    Diagram showing bending moments and axial forces in fully deployed Iris Dome.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • technical drawings

    Technique and media:

    Diazotype on paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 79 x 111,5 cm

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

    Copyright:

    © ARUP

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    • Reference Number: ARCH265765
    • Title: Structural model of Iris Dome showing internal hoop forces
    • Dates of creation: 1994?
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (architect)
    • Arup Group Ltd. (consulting engineering firm)
    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • technical drawings

    Technique and media:

    Diazotype on paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 79 x 112 cm

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

    Copyright:

    © ARUP

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    • Reference Number: ARCH265766
    • Title: Iris Dome, interior perspective
    • Dates of creation: 1994
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (architect)
    • Carolyn Canon Studio (photographic studio)
    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 photograph(s)

    Technique and media:

    Digital photograph mounted on paper with pen and ink inscription, with translucent paper overlay with pen and ink notations

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 21,7 x 28 cm

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

    Folder Number:

    165-032-02

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    • Reference Number: ARCH265767
    • Title: Motor control for expanding globe
    • Dates of creation: 1992
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (architect)
    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Description:

    Images of the motor control for the expanding sphere at Liberty Science Center, Jersey City, New Jersey.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 photograph(s)

    Technique and media:

    Electrostatic print (laser print) on paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 28 x 43,2 cm

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

    Folder Number:

    165-032-05

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    • Reference Number: ARCH265768
    • Title: Expanding Geodesic Dome, Liberty State Park, Jersey City, New Jersey
    • Dates of creation: 1991
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (architect)
    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 photograph(s)

    Technique and media:

    Gelatin silver prints collaged on paper board with graphite inscriptions; translucent paper overlay with graphite notations and pen and ink notations on re-adhereable note paper ("sticky note"); and coloured paper cover sheet

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 22,7 x 59 cm secondary support: 31,4 x 69,85 x 0,16 cm folder (open approx.): 63,5 x 69,85 x 7,62 cm

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

    Copyright:

    © Hoberman Associates

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    • Reference Number: ARCH265770
    • Title: Expanding Geodesic Dome, Liberty State Park, Jersey City, New Jersey
    • Dates of creation: 1991
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (architect)
    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 photograph(s)

    Technique and media:

    Chromogenic colour prints mounted on paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 43,1 x 27,8 cm

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

    Copyright:

    © Hoberman Associates

    Folder Number:

    165-031-03

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    • Reference Number: ARCH265772
    • Title: Iris Dome working scale model
    • Dates of creation: 1993
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (architect)
    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 photograph(s)

    Technique and media:

    Offset lithograph on paper with electrostatic print label

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 27,7 x 42,9 cm composition: 22 x 37 cm

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

    Copyright:

    © Hoberman Associates

    Folder Number:

    165-032-02

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    • Reference Number: ARCH265773
    • Title: Photograph(s), Drawings and other graphic material
    • Dates of creation: between 1985 and 1999
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)
    • Allied-Signal Inc. (client)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 photograph(s)

    Technique and media:

    Chromogenic colour prints and electrostatic print mounted on black paper

    Dimensions:

    secondary support: 42,9 x 36,2 cm

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

    Folder Number:

    165-031-04

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    • Reference Number: ARCH265774
    • Title: Study for a retractable stadium roof
    • Dates of creation: 1994
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (architect)
    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 drawing(s)

    Technique and media:

    Electrostatic print (laser print) on paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 21,6 x 28 cm

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

    Folder Number:

    165-032-02

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    • Reference Number: ARCH265775
    • Title: Perspective view of a radial expansion/retraction truss structure in two different positions
    • Dates of creation: 1990
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (architect)
    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Description:

    Patent drawing.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 drawing(s)

    Technique and media:

    Electrostatic print on paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 28 x 43,2 cm

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

    Folder Number:

    165-032-04

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    • Reference Number: ARCH265776
    • Title: Plan view of a closed loop-assembly of scissors-pairs
    • Dates of creation: 1990
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (architect)
    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Description:

    Patent drawing.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 drawing(s)

    Technique and media:

    Graphite on translucent paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet (approx.): 30,8 x 40 cm

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

    Folder Number:

    165-032-04

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    • Reference Number: ARCH265777
    • Title: Quasi-crystal geometry
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (architect)
    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 drawing(s)

    Technique and media:

    Electrostatic print on paper with electrostatic print label, mounted on plastic foam core panel

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 27 x 35,7 cm secondary support: 27 x 35,7 x 0,5 cm

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

    Folder Number:

    165-031-01

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    • Reference Number: ARCH265778
    • Title: Perspective views of an expanding sphere and an expanding icosahedral structure.
    • Dates of creation: 1990
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (architect)
    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Description:

    Patent drawing.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 drawing(s)

    Technique and media:

    Photoreproduction on paper mounted on foam board

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 42,7 x 60,6 cm secondary support: 42,7 x 60,6 x 0,5 cm

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

    Copyright:

    © Hoberman Associates

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    • Reference Number: ARCH265815
    • Title: Drawing of Hoberman Sphere in progressive stages of expansion
    • Dates of creation: 1993
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (architect)
    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 drawing(s)

    Technique and media:

    Electrostatic prints on paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 21,7 x 60,33 cm

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

    Copyright:

    © Hoberman Associates

    Folder Number:

    165-031-05

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    • Reference Number: ARCH265816
    • Title: Drawing of fully expanded Hoberman Sphere
    • Dates of creation: 1993
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (architect)
    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 drawing(s)

    Technique and media:

    Plotter drawing in ink on paper with graphite notation, pen and ink on label

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 28 x 43 cm

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

    Copyright:

    © Chuck Hoberman

    Folder Number:

    165-032-03

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    • Reference Number: ARCH265817
    • Title: Drawing of Hoberman Sphere in expanding position
    • Dates of creation: 1993
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (architect)
    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 drawing(s)

    Technique and media:

    Plotter drawing in ink on paper with graphite notation, pen and ink on label

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 27,9 x 43,2 cm

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

    Folder Number:

    165-032-03

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    • Reference Number: ARCH265818
    • Title: Drawing of fully retracted Hoberman Sphere
    • Dates of creation: 1993
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (architect)
    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 drawing(s)

    Technique and media:

    Plotter drawing in ink on paper with graphite notation, pen and ink on label

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 28 x 43,1 cm

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

    Folder Number:

    165-032-03

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    • Reference Number: ARCH265819
    • Title: Drawing of Hoberman Sphere in expanding position
    • Dates of creation: 1993
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (architect)
    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 drawing(s)

    Technique and media:

    Plotter drawing in ink on paper with with graphite notation, pen and ink on label

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 28 x 43 cm

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

    Folder Number:

    165-032-03

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    • Reference Number: ARCH268655
    • Title: Chiefly perspective line drawings for a stadium having an iris-type retractable roof
    • Dates of creation: early 1990s
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Description:

    Chiefly perspective line drawings for a stadium having an iris-type retractable roof. Includes 1 drawing of an expanding shelter.

    Quantity / Object type:

    7 reprographic copy(ies)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design drawings

    Technique and media:

    Ink on paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet (largest): 22.2 × 31.1 cm sheet (smallest): 16.3 × 24.4 cm folder: 24.1 × 31.6 cm

    Drawing Type:

    • renderings

    Physical Description:

    - 5 drawings have overlay of translucent paper; 1 drawing affixed to board; in folder

    Inscription:

    Subject Descriptive Terms:

    • stadiums

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

    Folder Number:

    165-005-11

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    • Reference Number: ARCH272960
    • Title: Sculpture, line drawings, and configuration studies
    • Dates of creation: ca. 1994
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    24 reprographic copy(ies)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design drawings

    Technique and media:

    Electrostatic prints on paper; collage

    Dimensions:

    sheets: 27.9 × 21.6 cm (11 × 8 1/2 in.)

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

    Folder Number:

    165-005-5

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    • Reference Number: ARCH278582
    • Title: Images depicting a Hoberman Sphere in successive stages of opening
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Description:

    Includes 3 images depicting a Hoberman Sphere in successive stages of opening and 1 image depicting the installation of the Hoberman Sphere in the atrium of the Liberty Science Center, Jersey City, N.J.

    Quantity / Object type:

    4 photograph(s)

    Technique and media:

    Gelatin silver prints

    Dimensions:

    sheets: 25.5 × 20.5 cm compositions: 19.5 × 19 cm composition: 13 × 24.3 cm envelope: 25.4 × 33.2 cm

    Physical Description:

    - The photographs are in an envelope.

    Inscription:

    Inscribed in ink on recto of envelope: B/W photos Tent // LSC sphere. Inscribed in ink on verso of envelope: B/W photos - ToyFair.

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

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    • Reference Number: ARCH278583
    • Title: Geodesic dome demonstration at Liberty State Park, Hoberman Spher
    • Form: photographs, textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Description:

    Geodesic dome demonstration at Liberty State Park, Jersey City, New Jersey; Hoberman Sphere at the Liberty Science Center in various stages of opening; Iris Dome model in various stages of opening/closing; text labels for the MoMA Projects 45 exhibition.

    Quantity / Object type:

    8 photograph(s)

    Technique and media:

    Chromogenic colour prints; ink on paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet (largest): 25.6 × 30.5 cm sheet (smallest): 15.2 × 21.7 cm envelope: 30.5 × 39.5 cm

    Document Type:

    • label (identifying artifact)

    Physical Description:

    - The items are in an envelope.

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

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    • Reference Number: ARCH278584
    • Title: Installation view of the Projects 45 exhibition, held at the Museum of Modern Art
    • Dates of creation: 1994
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Description:

    Installation view of the Projects 45 exhibition, held at the Museum of Modern Art, New York, February 22–April 12, 1994 . The images show the partial Iris Dome model in various stages of opening.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 photograph(s)

    Technique and media:

    Photomontage consisting of 16 chromogenic colour prints combined to form 4 separate images, mounted on paper.

    Dimensions:

    collage: 43.4 × 28 cm

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

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    • Reference Number: ARCH278585
    • Title: Images of an unidentified boy opening a folding tent
    • Dates of creation: 1989
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    8 photograph(s)

    Technique and media:

    4 colour prints and 4 black and white

    Dimensions:

    sheets: 25.5 × 20.5 cm compositions: 19 × 19.3 cm

    Subject Descriptive Terms:

    • tents
    • toys (recreational artifacts)

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

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    • Reference Number: ARCH278587
    • Title: Coloured images of the Iris Dome working model, Chuck Hoberman
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Description:

    Coloured images of the Iris Dome working model, Chuck Hoberman, and the installation of the Hoberman Sphere at Liberty Science Center, Jersey City, New Jersey.

    Quantity / Object type:

    6 reprographic copy(ies)

    Technique and media:

    Electrostatic prints on paper

    Dimensions:

    sheets: 28.1 × 43.4 cm

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

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    • Reference Number: ARCH278588
    • Title: Images of the "Folding geodesic sphere" (Hoberman sphere)
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (designer)
    • Walter Wick (photographer)
    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 collage(s)

    Technique and media:

    Collage consisting of chromogenic colour prints and gelatin silver prints

    Dimensions:

    collage: 31 × 41.5 cm

    Physical Description:

    - The documents are in a folder.

    Inscription:

    Printed, in ink, on folder: Carolyn Cannon Studio // [address] // Hoberman Toys // Hoberman sphere // Sales sheet // photo collage Inscribed in ink on folder: + Photos of Stefan w/tent

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

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    • Reference Number: ARCH278589
    • Title: Expanding structure with sheltering panels, fully open
    • Form: photographs
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    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Description:

    Photograph depicts a design for an expanding shelter.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 photograph(s)

    Technique and media:

    Gelatin silver print

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 40.5 × 50.6 cm composition: 33.5 × 41 cm

    Inscription:

    In graphite on label affixed to item: Expanding Shelter - Truss structure with glass cladding / panels in expanded state. In ink on adhesive tape affixed to lower right corner: B2.

    Subject Descriptive Terms:

    • pavilions

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

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    • Reference Number: ARCH278590
    • Title: Expanding structure with sheltering panels, fully contracted
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Description:

    Photograph depicts a design for an expanding shelter in its closed state.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 photograph(s)

    Technique and media:

    Gelatin silver print

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 40.5 × 50.6 cm composition: 33.5 × 41 cm

    Inscription:

    In ink on adhesive tape affixed to upper right corner: D2.

    Subject Descriptive Terms:

    • pavilions

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

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    • Reference Number: ARCH278591
    • Title: Perspective drawings of folding shelters in their open and closed states
    • Form: drawings
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    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    2 drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • conceptual drawings

    Technique and media:

    Computer-aided drawing on paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 35.5 × 76.3 cm

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

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    • Reference Number: ARCH278592
    • Title: Expanding structure with sheltering panels, fully contracted
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Description:

    Perspective of a folding structure, possibly a shelter, in a closed position.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • conceptual drawings

    Technique and media:

    Overlay consisting of ink and trace on plastic, graphite on paper, adhesive tape

    Dimensions:

    sheets: 51 × 64 cm

    Subject Descriptive Terms:

    • pavilions

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

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    • Reference Number: ARCH278593
    • Title: Expanding shelter in open state
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • conceptual drawings

    Technique and media:

    Overlay consisting of ink and trace on plastic, graphite on paper

    Dimensions:

    sheets: 49.6 × 61.5 cm

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

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    • Reference Number: ARCH278594
    • Title: Images depict a folding dome-like paper model in various stages of opening
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    5 photograph(s)

    Technique and media:

    Collage consisting of 5 chromogenic colour prints

    Dimensions:

    collage: 30.3 × 27.2 cm

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

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    • Reference Number: ARCH278595
    • Title: Wire-frame-like renderings of star-shaped structures
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    4 drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • conceptual drawings

    Technique and media:

    Electrostatic prints on paper

    Dimensions:

    sheets: 61.5 × 55.5 cm

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

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    • Reference Number: ARCH278596
    • Title: Perspective of a pyramid-shaped folding structure hanging above a city intersection
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 panel(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • presentation panels

    Technique and media:

    Ink and col. ink on paper mounted to board.

    Dimensions:

    panel: 75 × 51 cm

    Physical Description:

    - Chuck Hoberman's business card from Hoberman Associates is affixed to verso.

    Subject Descriptive Terms:

    • sculptures (visual works)

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

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    • Reference Number: ARCH278597
    • Title: Perspectives of a door which uses an iris-type mechanism to open and close
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    2 drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • conceptual drawings

    Technique and media:

    Ink on paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 39.8 × 50.5 cm sheet: 36.6 × 51.3 cm

    Subject Descriptive Terms:

    • doors

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

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    • Reference Number: ARCH278598
    • Title: Computer rendering of an iris-type mechanism used to create a large, circular, opening in a wall
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    4 drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • conceptual drawings

    Technique and media:

    Electrostatic print on paper

    Dimensions:

    sheets: 28 × 43.3 cm

    Subject Descriptive Terms:

    • doors
    • opening (architectural element)

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

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    • Reference Number: ARCH278599
    • Title: Expanding structure with sheltering panels, fully open
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (architect)
    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Description:

    Photograph of a perspective drawing of an expanding shelter. The shelter is in a fully-expanded state.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 photograph(s)

    Technique and media:

    Gelatin silver print mounted to board

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 33.6 × 40.9 cm secondary support: 35.6 × 45.8 cm

    Subject Descriptive Terms:

    • pavilions

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

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    • Reference Number: ARCH278600
    • Title: Expanding structure with sheltering panels, fully contracted
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (architect)
    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Description:

    Photograph of a perspective drawing of a folding structure in its retracted position.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 photograph(s)

    Technique and media:

    Gelatin silver print

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 40.5 × 50.5 cm composition: 33.5 × 41 cm

    Physical Description:

    - In ink on adhesive tape affixed to lower right corner: B1.

    Subject Descriptive Terms:

    • pavilions

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

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    • Reference Number: ARCH278601
    • Title: Images show close-ups of the Iris Dome model, one of which includes a close-up of Chuck Hoberman
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Description:

    3 images show close-ups of the Iris Dome model, one of which includes a close-up of Chuck Hoberman. One image has the caption "Foto: Walter Wick". Remaining image depicts the installation of the Hoberman sphere at the Liberty Science Center, Jersey City, New Jersey.

    Quantity / Object type:

    4 reprographic copy(ies)

    Technique and media:

    Electrostatic prints on paper

    Dimensions:

    sheets: 43.4 × 28 cm sheets (smallest): 43.2 × 23.7 cm

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

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    • Reference Number: ARCH278602
    • Title: Computer renderings of a stadium having an iris-type retractable roof
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Description:

    Computer renderings of a stadium having an iris-type retractable roof. The images depict the roof in various stages of opening.

    Quantity / Object type:

    7 photograph(s)

    Technique and media:

    Chromogenic colour prints

    Dimensions:

    sheets: 28 × 21.8 cm compositions: 17.5 × 23 cm folder: 29 × 23.4 cm

    Drawing Type:

    • renderings

    Physical Description:

    - The photographs are in a folder.

    Inscription:

    Inscribed in ink on folder: 3 // HOBERMAN // IMAGES

    Subject Descriptive Terms:

    • stadiums

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

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    • Reference Number: ARCH278603
    • Title: Folding tent prototype
    • Form: photographs, drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Description:

    Folding tent prototype: images and documentation on various expanding structures, including a folding tent and a Hoberman sphere.

    Quantity / Object type:

    8 reprographic copy(ies)

    Technique and media:

    Electrostatic prints on paper, gelatin silver print, collage

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 21.7 × 28 cm sheet: 6 × 18 cm folder: 24.2 × 30.1 cm

    Physical Description:

    - The documents are in a folder.

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

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    • Reference Number: ARCH278604
    • Title: Conceptual drawing of a circular-shaped folding structure
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (architect)
    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • conceptual drawings

    Technique and media:

    Electrostatic prints on paper taped together to form 1 image

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 44.1 × 48.2 cm

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

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    • Reference Number: ARCH278605
    • Title: Expanding icosahedron
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Description:

    Photographs depict drawings of an expanding icosahedron.

    Quantity / Object type:

    3 photograph(s)

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 21.8 × 23 cm composition: 8.6 × 17.6 cm

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

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    • Reference Number: ARCH278606
    • Title: MANIFOLD
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Description:

    Graphic design having a large letter 'M' with the word 'MANIFOLD' written under it.

    Quantity / Object type:

    2 drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design drawings

    Technique and media:

    Graphite and ink on paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 25.8 × 14.5 cm

    Physical Description:

    - 2 sheets taped together.

    Inscription:

    inscribed

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

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    • Reference Number: ARCH278607
    • Title: Retractable pavilion
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (architect)
    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Description:

    Collage consisting of 4 drawings depicting an iris-type retractable pavilion.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 collage(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design drawings

    Technique and media:

    Ink on paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 16.7 × 48.4 cm

    Physical Description:

    - In ink on tape affixed to lower right corner: D2.

    Inscription:

    inscribed

    Subject Descriptive Terms:

    • pavilions

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

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    • Reference Number: ARCH278608
    • Title: DYNAMIC FOLDING STRUCTURES
    • Dates of creation: 1989
    • Form: drawings, photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (architect)
    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Description:

    Two copies of the same proposal type document, with pasted in photos of the conceptual drawings of a folding shelter. The text includes: "My goal is to enter into a dialog with interested engineers, architects and designers in order to co-develop projects that will lead to a more flexible, adaptable environment."

    Quantity / Object type:

    2 panel(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • presentation panels

    Technique and media:

    2 mounted gelatin silver prints on paper (2 copies)

    Dimensions:

    panel: 28 × 21.7 cm

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

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    • Reference Number: ARCH278609
    • Title: Iris Dome drawings
    • Dates of creation: 1994?
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    4 drawing(s)

    Technique and media:

    2 ink and graphite on paper, 2 negatives

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

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    • Reference Number: ARCH278627
    • Title: Iris Dome projects exhibition at MoMA (detailed brochure)
    • Dates of creation: 1994
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (creator)
    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

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    • Reference Number: ARCH278629
    • Title: Layout for article on "Folding in architecture" from Architectural Design Profile no. 102
    • Dates of creation: n.d.
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Chuck Hoberman (creator)
    • Chuck Hoberman (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    2 file

    Technique and media:

    2 pages

    Credit line:

    Chuck Hoberman fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Chuck Hoberman/
    Gift of Chuck Hoberman

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