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EWHA University

EWHA University

Part of

People

  • Foreign Office Architects (creator)
  • Foreign Office Architects (archive creator)

Title

EWHA University

Dates of creation

2003

Level of archival description

Project

Extent and Medium

  • 34 printouts
  • 0.06 l.m. textual records

Scope and Content

File documents an unsuccessful entry by the Foreign Office Architects for a competition to design a campus center at the EWHA Womans University, Seoul, South Korea. The programme called for the design of a campus center for 22,000 students that included classrooms, a library, sports and recreational space, and administrative and commercial space. The Foreign Office Architects were shortlisted and qualified for the final design competition. Material in the file was produced between February and December 2003.

File includes drawings, plans, promotional material for the university, and a book titled, Geotechnical Investigation for Underground Space Development in the Playground, by Dong won Drill & Soil Engineers. File also contains digital material that is currently being processed and is temporarily unavailable for consultation.

Reference Number

AP171.S1.2003.D6

Location

Seoul South Korea

Credit line

Foreign Office Architects fonds
Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
Don de Farshid Moussavi et Alejandro Zaera-Polo/
Gift of Farshid Moussavi and Alejandro Zaera-Polo

Language of material

Documents are in English.

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    • Reference Number: ARCH271348
    • Title: Textual records related to EWHA University, Seoul, South Korea
    • Dates of creation: February 2003
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Foreign Office Architects (archive creator)

    Description:

    This file contains textual records related to EWHA University, Seoul, South Korea. It includes correspondence, and reduced copies of preliminary drawings and site plans, many of which have notes and sketches on them.

    - Note: This is group 1 of 2 of textual documents that were removed from a ring binder for conservation purposes - see records ARCH271349 (group 2 of 2).

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Dimensions:

    records: 0.02 l.m.

    Physical Description:

    - This material was removed from a ring binder for conservation purposes. The binder was labelled, "EWHA University / 068-01 / 2003".

    Location:

    Seoul South Korea

    Credit line:

    Foreign Office Architects fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Farshid Moussavi et Alejandro Zaera-Polo/
    Gift of Farshid Moussavi and Alejandro Zaera-Polo

    Language of material:

    - The material is in English.

    Folder Number:

    171-094-001

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    • Reference Number: ARCH271349
    • Title: Textual records related to a competition to design a campus center at the Ewha Womans University
    • Dates of creation: between September and December 2003
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Foreign Office Architects (archive creator)

    Description:

    This file contains textual records related to a competition to design a campus center at the Ewha Womans University, Seoul, South Korea. It includes correspondence, images of the university campus, a promotional booklet for Ewha Womans University 2002/2003, preliminary site plans and drawings. It also includes the formal confirmation that the Foreign Office Architects have been shortlisted, and then qualified for the final design competition.

    - Note: This is group 2 of 2 of textual documents that were removed from a ring binder for conservation purposes - see records ARCH271348 (group 1 of 2).

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Dimensions:

    records: 0.02 l.m.

    Physical Description:

    - This material was removed from a ring binder for conservation purposes. The binder was labelled, "EWHA University / 068-01 / 2003".

    Location:

    Seoul South Korea

    Credit line:

    Foreign Office Architects fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Farshid Moussavi et Alejandro Zaera-Polo/
    Gift of Farshid Moussavi and Alejandro Zaera-Polo

    Language of material:

    - The material is in English.

    Folder Number:

    171-094-002

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    • Reference Number: ARCH271350
    • Title: Materials related to a competition to design a campus center at the Ewha Womans University
    • Dates of creation: between September and October 2003
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Foreign Office Architects (archive creator)

    Description:

    This file contains materials related to a competition to design a campus center at the Ewha Womans University, Seoul, South Korea.. It includes competition guidelines, a copy of a Ewha Voice newspaper (1 October 2003) and brochure, a book titled, "EWHA Campus Masterplan", and a book titled, "Geotechnical Investigation for Underground Space Development in the Playground", by Dong won Drill & Soil Engineers. It also includes a small envelope of postcards from Shakespear's Globe.


    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Dimensions:

    records: 0.02 l.m.

    Physical Description:

    - This material was removed from an unlabelled plastic file folder for conservation purposes.

    Location:

    Seoul South Korea

    Credit line:

    Foreign Office Architects fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Farshid Moussavi et Alejandro Zaera-Polo/
    Gift of Farshid Moussavi and Alejandro Zaera-Polo

    Language of material:

    - The material is in English.

    Folder Number:

    171-094-003

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    • Reference Number: ARCH272560
    • Title: Reduced sets of unlabelled floor plans, believed to be for the EWHA University, Seoul, South Korea
    • Dates of creation: 2003
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Foreign Office Architects (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    34 printout(s)

    Technique and media:

    34 printouts

    Dimensions:

    sheets (smallest): 21.3 × 30 cm (8 3/8 × 11 13/16 in.) sheets (largest): 30 × 42.5 cm (11 13/16 × 16 3/4 in.)

    Credit line:

    Foreign Office Architects fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Farshid Moussavi et Alejandro Zaera-Polo/
    Gift of Farshid Moussavi and Alejandro Zaera-Polo

    Language of material:

    - This material is in Korean.

    Folder Number:

    171-206-006

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    • Reference Number: ARCH274544
    • Title: Project material
    • Dates of creation: ca. 2003
    • Form: born digital
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Foreign Office Architects (creator)
    • Foreign Office Architects (archive creator)

    Description:

    Includes client material, research material, drawings, presentation text and model photographs for EWHA University, Seoul, South Korea. Original directory name: "ewha campus center". The files are the partial contents of DVD ARCH269401. Prevalent file types: .dwg, .jpg, .pdf, .qxd, .max, .xls, .doc

    Quantity / Object type:

    803 digital file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 803 digital files, 96 folders (1.9 GB)

    Credit line:

    Foreign Office Architects fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Farshid Moussavi et Alejandro Zaera-Polo/
    Gift of Farshid Moussavi and Alejandro Zaera-Polo

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    • Reference Number: ARCH275166
    • Title: Drawings and site images
    • Dates of creation: ca. 2003
    • Form: born digital
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Foreign Office Architects (creator)
    • Foreign Office Architects (archive creator)

    Description:

    Complete contents of CD-R ARCH270665. Includes drawings, images of the site and surrounding buildings, preliminary 3D design renderings, and a PowerPoint presentation of a campus fact-book from the client for EWHA University. Original directory name: "APPENDIX_Design Data". Prevalent file types: .dwg, .jpg, .max, .ppt

    Quantity / Object type:

    96 digital file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 96 digital files, 19 folders (286 MB)

    Credit line:

    Foreign Office Architects fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Farshid Moussavi et Alejandro Zaera-Polo/
    Gift of Farshid Moussavi and Alejandro Zaera-Polo

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    • Reference Number: ARCH271888
    • Title: A book of presentation material for the Seoul Campus of Kyunghee Univeristy
    • Dates of creation: 12 March 2009
    • Form: books

    People:

    • Foreign Office Architects (archive creator)

    Description:

    A book of presentation material by an unknown author titled, "Kyunghee University, Seoul Campus Masterplan: Presentation Step 02". The book presents the proposed development site and the project specifications through plans, images, charts and tables. All text is in Korean, but has been translated via hand-written notes in black ink.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 book(s)

    Dimensions:

    folder: 24.5 × 37.5 cm book: 30 × 22 × 1 cm (11 13/16 × 8 11/16 × 3/8 in.)

    Physical Description:

    - The book has a clear plastic cover.

    Inscription:

    inscribed

    Location:

    Seoul South Korea

    Credit line:

    Foreign Office Architects fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Farshid Moussavi et Alejandro Zaera-Polo/
    Gift of Farshid Moussavi and Alejandro Zaera-Polo

    Language of material:

    - The material is in Korean and English.

    Folder Number:

    171-120-007

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