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Mahler 4 Offices

Mahler 4 Offices

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People

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

Title

Mahler 4 Offices

Dates of creation

2004

Level of archival description

Project

Extent and Medium

  • 1,489 digital files
  • 0.66 l.m. textual records and folded plans

Scope and Content

File documents an executed project by the Foreign Office Architects for the Mahler 4 Offices, Amsterdam, Netherlands. Invited to participate in the design of a mixed-use development by the Mahler4 Consortium (G&S Vastgoed BV, ING VastgoedOntwikkeling BV and Fortis VastgoedOntwikkwling NV) in Amsterdam’s Zuidas district, the Foreign Office Architects designed one of a series of six Mahler4 buildings. Their design had a total area of 11,000m2 and a construction cost of 12 million EUR. The other five buildings in the development were designed by UN Studio, Toyo Ito, Rafael Vinoly and Skidmore Owings & Merill. Material in this file was produced between 1998 and 2007.

File includes project documentation, design drawings, and plans.

Reference Number

AP171.S1.2004.D16

Location

Amsterdam Netherlands

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: ARCH270438
    • Title: Mahler 4 Office Building, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    • Dates of creation: 2000-2006
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Foreign Office Architects (archive creator)

    Description:

    This group consists of presentation material by both the Foreign Office Architects and de Architekten Cie. Architects & Planners, documenting the design of the Mahler 4 Office Building, Amsterdam, Netherlands, including:

    - 2 books of presentation material by de Architekten Cie. Architects & Planners titled "Mahler 4 Stedenbouwkundig Ontwerp", 11 May 2000;

    - A book titled "Mahler 4. Phase 3AL" by the Foreign Office Architects, 2004;

    - 11 books by the Foreign Office Architects titled "Mahler 4", ranging in date from 12 January 2005 to 22 November 2005;

    - A book by the Foreign Office Architects titled "Mahler 4 3AL Amsterdam", 25 January 2006.

    Quantity / Object type:

    15 book(s)

    Technique and media:

    15 bound sets of printouts

    Dimensions:

    book (smallest): 29.2 × 32.5 cm (11 1/2 × 12 13/16 in.) book (largest): 30 × 42.5 cm (11 13/16 × 16 3/4 in.)

    Physical Description:

    - The books have spiral bindings.

    Inscription:

    uninscribed

    Location:

    Amsterdam Netherlands

    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

    Folder Number:

    171-037-001

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    • Reference Number: ARCH271761
    • Title: 5 books of project information related to the Mahler 4 Office Building
    • Dates of creation: 1998-2000
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Foreign Office Architects (archive creator)

    Description:

    This group consists of 5 books of project information related to the Mahler 4 Office Building, Amsterdam, Netherlands. It includes information on sustainable construction regulations in Amsterdam (1998), and program requirements and workshop procedures produced by the Mahler4 Consortium, or M4 (2000).

    Quantity / Object type:

    5 book(s)

    Dimensions:

    records: 0.02 l.m.

    Inscription:

    uninscribed

    Location:

    Amsterdam Netherlands

    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:

    171-111-005

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    • Reference Number: ARCH271762
    • Title: 6 volumes of project information related to the Mahler 4 Office Building
    • Dates of creation: May 2000
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Foreign Office Architects (archive creator)

    Description:

    This file consists of 6 volumes of project information related to the Mahler 4 Office Building, Amsterdam, Netherlands. It includes reports (originals in Dutch, and their English translations) on the effects of high-rise building and high-rises and wind nuisance, and a draft zoning plan by the Mahler4 Consortium and the Department of Urban Planning for the Municipality of Amsterdam.

    Quantity / Object type:

    6 book(s)

    Dimensions:

    records: 0.02 l.m.

    Inscription:

    uninscribed

    Location:

    Amsterdam Netherlands

    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 and Dutch.

    Folder Number:

    171-111-006

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    • Reference Number: ARCH271763
    • Title: Various materials related to the Mahler 4 Office Building, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    • Dates of creation: May 2000
    • Form: textual records, drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Foreign Office Architects (archive creator)

    Description:

    This file contains various materials related to the Mahler 4 Office Building, Amsterdam, Netherlands. It includes a plan for the emergency exits in the parking garage of Mahler 4 by Architektenbureau Hermans-Stijnen (June 2000), an informational package by Deerns engineering consultants (n.d.), a proposal by de Architekten Cie for Mahler4 (n.d.), and a bound set of preliminary plans (including a site plan, noise and daylight study, floor plans, sections and photographs of a model) by Bosch Haslett (July 2000).

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Dimensions:

    records: 0.02 l.m.

    Inscription:

    uninscribed

    Location:

    Amsterdam Netherlands

    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, with some Dutch.

    Folder Number:

    171-111-007

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    • Reference Number: ARCH271764
    • Title: Records related to the Mahler 4 Office Building, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    • Dates of creation: between March and July 2000
    • Form: drawings, textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Foreign Office Architects (archive creator)

    Description:

    This file contains records related to the Mahler 4 Office Building, Amsterdam, Netherlands. It includes faxes accompanied by preliminary plans and design notes, and a photocopies of project information and technical specifications.

    - This material was removed from a ring binder for conservation purposes. This material is group 1 of 2, see record ARCH271765 (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 plastic ring binder for conservation purposes. The binder was labeled, "Mahler 4 Offices / Fax / 029-01 / 2000".

    Inscription:

    uninscribed

    Location:

    Amsterdam Netherlands

    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:

    171-111-008

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    • Reference Number: ARCH271765
    • Title: Materials related to the Mahler 4 Office Building, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    • Dates of creation: May 2000
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Foreign Office Architects (archive creator)

    Description:

    This file contains materials related to the Mahler 4 Office Building, Amsterdam, Netherlands. It includes reference material on sustainable construction, preliminary planning schedules, copies of project information and faxes.

    - This material was removed from a ring binder for conservation purposes. This material is group 2 of 2, see record ARCH271764 (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 plastic ring binder for conservation purposes. The binder was labeled, "Mahler 4 Offices / Fax / 029-01 / 2000".

    Inscription:

    uninscribed

    Location:

    Amsterdam Netherlands

    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, with some Spanish.

    Folder Number:

    171-111-009

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    • Reference Number: ARCH271766
    • Title: Materials related to the Mahler 4 Office Building, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    • Dates of creation: 2003-2004
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Foreign Office Architects (archive creator)

    Description:

    This file contains materials related to the Mahler 4 Office Building, Amsterdam, Netherlands. It includes printouts of views, elevations and design drawings for the facade of the building (including coloured elevations printed on translucent plastic that are assumed to have been used as presentation material), and printouts of source imagery that include several Vincent van Gogh paintings.

    - This material was removed from a ring binder for conservation purposes. This material is group 1 of 2, see record ARCH271767 (group 2 of 2).

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 printout(s)

    Dimensions:

    records: 0.02 l.m.

    Drawing Type:

    • preliminary drawing

    Physical Description:

    - This material was removed from a plastic ring binder for conservation purposes. The binder was labeled, "Mahler 4 / Amsterdam / 01 / 04.2003".

    Inscription:

    uninscribed

    Location:

    Amsterdam Netherlands

    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, with some Spanish.

    Folder Number:

    171-111-010

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    • Reference Number: ARCH271767
    • Title: Materials related to the Mahler 4 Office Building, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    • Dates of creation: 2003-2004
    • Form: drawings, textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Foreign Office Architects (archive creator)

    Description:

    This file contains materials related to the Mahler 4 Office Building, Amsterdam, Netherlands. It includes emails accompanied by preliminary plans and design notes, meeting minutes, and copies of pre-existing site plans.

    - This material was removed from a ring binder for conservation purposes. This material is group 2 of 2, see record ARCH271766 (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 plastic ring binder for conservation purposes. The binder was labeled, "Mahler 4 / Amsterdam / 01 / 04.2003".

    Inscription:

    uninscribed

    Location:

    Amsterdam Netherlands

    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, with some Spanish.

    Folder Number:

    171-111-011

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    • Reference Number: ARCH271769
    • Title: Books of project specfications produced by van den Oever-Zaaijer & P Architecten
    • Dates of creation: 20 April 2007
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Foreign Office Architects (archive creator)

    Description:

    This group contains 4 books of project specfications produced by van den Oever-Zaaijer & P Architecten for the Mahler 4 Office Building, Amsterdam, Netherlands. The volumes are titled, "03-516nu Mahler 4, FOArchitects lts, 3AL te Amsterdam".

    Quantity / Object type:

    4 book(s)

    Dimensions:

    books: 30 × 21.5 × 0.5 cm (11 13/16 × 8 7/16 × 3/16 in.)

    Inscription:

    uninscribed

    Location:

    Amsterdam Netherlands

    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 Dutch.

    Folder Number:

    171-112-001

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    • Reference Number: ARCH271770
    • Title: Books of regulations by Techniplan Adviseurs bv, Raadgevend Ingenieursbureau
    • Dates of creation: between January and April 2007
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Foreign Office Architects (archive creator)

    Description:

    This group contains 3 books of regulations by Techniplan Adviseurs bv, Raadgevend Ingenieursbureau for the Mahler 4 Office Building, Amsterdam, Netherlands. The file also contains 0.02 l.m. of photocopies of eariler drafts of the regulations.

    Quantity / Object type:

    3 book(s)

    Dimensions:

    books: 30 × 21.5 × 0.5 cm (11 13/16 × 8 7/16 × 3/16 in.)

    Inscription:

    uninscribed

    Location:

    Amsterdam Netherlands

    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 Dutch.

    Folder Number:

    171-112-002

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    • Reference Number: ARCH271771
    • Title: Records related to the Mahler 4 Office Building, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    • Dates of creation: 2004-2005
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Foreign Office Architects (archive creator)

    Description:

    This file contains records related to the Mahler 4 Office Building, Amsterdam, Netherlands. It consists of printouts of emails, meeting minutes, and computer-generated design renderings, including elevations, details and views of the proposed exterior design of the building.

    - This material was removed from a ring binder for conservation purposes. This material is group 1 of 2, see record ARCH271772 (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 labeled, "Mahler 4 Detail Design 2005 / 029-02 / 01.2005".

    Location:

    Amsterdam Netherlands

    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, with some Dutch.

    Folder Number:

    171-112-003

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    • Reference Number: ARCH271772
    • Title: Textual records related to the Mahler 4 Office Building, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    • Dates of creation: 2003-2005
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Foreign Office Architects (archive creator)

    Description:

    This file contains textual records related to the Mahler 4 Office Building, Amsterdam, Netherlands. It consists primarily of research on various building materials, as well as printouts of emails, copies of facsimiles, project notes, and cost calculations.

    - This material was removed from a ring binder for conservation purposes. This material is group 2 of 2, see record ARCH271771 (group 1 of 2).

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Dimensions:

    records: 0.03 l.m.

    Physical Description:

    - This material was removed from a ring binder for conservation purposes. The binder was labeled, "Mahler 4 Detail Design 2005 / 029-02 / 01.2005".

    Location:

    Amsterdam Netherlands

    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, with some Dutch.

    Folder Number:

    171-112-004

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    • Reference Number: ARCH271773
    • Title: Floor plans by both the Foreign Office Architects and Van der Vorm - Van Rossum Engineering
    • Dates of creation: between June and November 2005
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Foreign Office Architects (archive creator)

    Description:

    This file contains 13 floor plans by both the Foreign Office Architects and Van der Vorm - Van Rossum Engineering for the Mahler 4 Office Building, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

    Quantity / Object type:

    13 printout(s)

    Dimensions:

    sheets (plans, unfolded): 91.4 × 121.7 cm (36 × 47 15/16 in.)

    Physical Description:

    - The plans are folded.

    Location:

    Amsterdam Netherlands

    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 Dutch.

    Folder Number:

    171-112-005

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    • Reference Number: ARCH271774
    • Title: Architectural plans by the Foreign Office Architects and Van den Oever-Zaaijer & P Architecten
    • Dates of creation: 20 October 2006
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Foreign Office Architects (archive creator)

    Description:

    This group consists of architectural plans by the Foreign Office Architects and Van den Oever-Zaaijer & P Architecten for the Mahler 4 Office Building, Amsterdam, Netherlands. It includes 7 large folded plans (6 floor plans, 1 site plan), a sheet of symbol definitions, and 2 stapled sets of reduced copies of various plans.

    Quantity / Object type:

    9 printout(s)

    Dimensions:

    sheets (plans, unfolded): 91.4 × 121.7 cm (36 × 47 15/16 in.)

    Physical Description:

    - The plans are folded.

    Location:

    Amsterdam Netherlands

    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 Dutch.

    Folder Number:

    171-112-006

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    • Reference Number: ARCH271775
    • Title: Architectural plans by the Foreign Office Architects and Van den Oever-Zaaijer & P Architecten
    • Dates of creation: 20 October 2006
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Foreign Office Architects (archive creator)

    Description:

    This file consists of 15 folded architectural plans by the Foreign Office Architects and Van den Oever-Zaaijer & P Architecten for the Mahler 4 Office Building, Amsterdam, Netherlands. It includes floor plans and elevations.

    Quantity / Object type:

    15 printout(s)

    Dimensions:

    sheets (plans, unfolded): 91.4 × 121.7 cm (36 × 47 15/16 in.)

    Physical Description:

    - The plans are folded.

    Location:

    Amsterdam Netherlands

    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 Dutch.

    Folder Number:

    171-112-007

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    • Reference Number: ARCH271776
    • Title: Project regulations and plans by Van den Oever-Zaaijer & P Architecten
    • Dates of creation: 21 December 2006
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Foreign Office Architects (archive creator)

    Description:

    This file consists of project regulations and plans by Van den Oever-Zaaijer & P Architecten for the Mahler 4 Office Building, Amsterdam, Netherlands. It includes stapled sets of regulations, a drawing list, and 7 folded copies of architectural plans (floor plans, elevations and sections.

    - This material was removed from damaged plastic wrap for conservation purposes. This material is group 1 of 2, see record ARCH271777 (group 2 of 2).

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Dimensions:

    records: 0.03 l.m.

    Physical Description:

    - The plans are folded.

    Location:

    Amsterdam Netherlands

    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 Dutch.

    Folder Number:

    171-112-008

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    • Reference Number: ARCH271777
    • Title: Plans by Van den Oever-Zaaijer & P Architecten
    • Dates of creation: 21 December 2006
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Foreign Office Architects (archive creator)

    Description:

    This file consists of 17 folded copies of plans by Van den Oever-Zaaijer & P Architecten for the Mahler 4 Office Building, Amsterdam, Netherlands. It includes floor plans, elevations and sections.

    - This material was removed from damaged plastic wrap for conservation purposes. This material is group 2 of 2, see record ARCH271776 (group 1 of 2).

    Quantity / Object type:

    17 printout(s)

    Dimensions:

    sheets (plans, unfolded): 91.4 × 121.7 cm (36 × 47 15/16 in.)

    Physical Description:

    - The plans are folded.

    Location:

    Amsterdam Netherlands

    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 Dutch.

    Folder Number:

    171-112-009

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    • Reference Number: ARCH271778
    • Title: Plans by Van der Vorm - Van Rossum Engineering
    • Dates of creation: 27 March 2007
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Foreign Office Architects (archive creator)

    Description:

    This file consists of 8 stapled sets of reduced plans and 8 large folded copies of plans by Van der Vorm - Van Rossum Engineering for the Mahler 4 Office Building, Amsterdam, Netherlands. The plans include floor plans and sections.

    Quantity / Object type:

    16 printout(s)

    Dimensions:

    sheets (plans, unfolded): 91.4 × 121.7 cm (36 × 47 15/16 in.)

    Physical Description:

    - The plans are folded.

    Location:

    Amsterdam Netherlands

    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 Dutch.

    Folder Number:

    171-112-010

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    • Reference Number: ARCH271779
    • Title: Various copies of textual documents, primarily lists of issued drawings
    • Dates of creation: 2006-2007
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Foreign Office Architects (archive creator)

    Description:

    This file consists of various copies of textual documents, primarily lists of issued drawings, by Van den Oever-Zaaijer & P Architecten (2006-2007), Techniplan Adviseurs bv Raadgevend Ingenieursbureau, and Mahler 4 Zuidas (2006-2007). It also includes a copy of a concept report by Cauberg-Huygen (October 2006) and two copies of unidentified detail drawings with design development notes.


    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Dimensions:

    records: 0.02 l.m.

    Location:

    Amsterdam Netherlands

    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 Dutch.

    Folder Number:

    171-112-011

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    • Reference Number: ARCH271780
    • Title: Books of regulations and lists of issued drawings by Van den Oever-Zaaijer & P Architecten
    • Dates of creation: 27 March 2007
    • Form: books
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Foreign Office Architects (archive creator)

    Description:

    This file contains 4 books of regulations and lists of issued drawings by Van den Oever-Zaaijer & P Architecten for the Mahler 4 Office Building, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

    Quantity / Object type:

    4 book(s)

    Dimensions:

    records: 0.03 l.m.

    Physical Description:

    - This material was removed from a plastic file folder for conservation purposes. One of the spiral bound books is in A3 format and is folded in half.

    Inscription:

    uninscribed

    Location:

    Amsterdam Netherlands

    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 Dutch.

    Folder Number:

    171-113-001

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    • Reference Number: ARCH271781
    • Title: Architectural drawings, lists of issued drawings, printouts of images of light fixture options, and symbol definitions
    • Dates of creation: 20 April 2007
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Foreign Office Architects (archive creator)

    Description:

    This file consists of 25 large folded copies of architectural drawings, lists of issued drawings, printouts of images of light fixture options, and symbol definitions by Techniplan Adviseurs bv Raadgevend Ingenieursbureau for the Mahler 4 Office Building, Amsterdam, Netherlands. The drawings include floor plans and building services plans.

    Quantity / Object type:

    25 printout(s)

    Dimensions:

    folder: 24.5 × 37.5 cm records: 0.03 l.m. sheets (plans, unfolded): 91.4 × 121.7 cm (36 × 47 15/16 in.)

    Physical Description:

    - The plans are folded.

    Location:

    Amsterdam Netherlands

    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 Dutch.

    Folder Number:

    171-113-002

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    • Reference Number: ARCH271782
    • Title: Architectural drawings by Van den Oever-Zaaijer & P Architecten
    • Dates of creation: 27 March 2007
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Foreign Office Architects (archive creator)

    Description:

    This file consists of 10 large folded copies of architectural drawings by Van den Oever-Zaaijer & P Architecten and the Foreign Office Architects for the Mahler 4 Office Building, Amsterdam, Netherlands. The drawings include site plans and floor plans.

    Quantity / Object type:

    10 printout(s)

    Dimensions:

    sheets (plans, unfolded): 91.4 × 121.7 cm (36 × 47 15/16 in.)

    Physical Description:

    - The plans are folded.

    Location:

    Amsterdam Netherlands

    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 Dutch.

    Folder Number:

    171-113-003

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    • Reference Number: ARCH271783
    • Title: Architectural drawings by Van den Oever-Zaaijer & P Architecten
    • Dates of creation: 27 March 2007
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Foreign Office Architects (archive creator)

    Description:

    This file consists of 13 large folded copies of architectural drawings by Van den Oever-Zaaijer & P Architecten and the Foreign Office Architects for the Mahler 4 Office Building, Amsterdam, Netherlands. The drawings include floor plans, sections and elevations.

    Quantity / Object type:

    13 printout(s)

    Dimensions:

    sheets: 91.4 × 121.7 cm (36 × 47 15/16 in.)

    Physical Description:

    - The plans are folded.

    Location:

    Amsterdam Netherlands

    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 Dutch.

    Folder Number:

    171-113-004

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    • Reference Number: ARCH271784
    • Title: Architectural drawings and a stapled set of reduced plans
    • Dates of creation: 27 March 2007
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Foreign Office Architects (archive creator)

    Description:

    This file consists of 7 large folded copies of architectural drawings and a stapled set of reduced plans by Van den Oever-Zaaijer & P Architecten and the Foreign Office Architects for the Mahler 4 Office Building, Amsterdam, Netherlands. The drawings include site plans, floor plans, sections and elevations.

    Quantity / Object type:

    7 printout(s)

    Dimensions:

    sheets: 91.4 × 121.7 cm (36 × 47 15/16 in.)

    Physical Description:

    - The plans are folded.

    Location:

    Amsterdam Netherlands

    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 Dutch.

    Folder Number:

    171-113-005

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    • Reference Number: ARCH271785
    • Title: Architectural drawings, sets of reduced plans, and a sheet of symbol definitions
    • Dates of creation: 20 April 2007
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Foreign Office Architects (archive creator)

    Description:

    This file consists of 7 large folded copies of architectural drawings, 2 set of reduced plans, and a sheet of symbol definitions by Van den Oever-Zaaijer & P Architecten for the Mahler 4 Office Building, Amsterdam, Netherlands. The drawings include floor plans, sections and elevations.

    Quantity / Object type:

    7 printout(s)

    Dimensions:

    sheets (plans, unfolded) : 91.4 × 121.7 cm (36 × 47 15/16 in.)

    Physical Description:

    - The plans are folded.

    Location:

    Amsterdam Netherlands

    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 Dutch.

    Folder Number:

    171-113-006

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    • Reference Number: ARCH271786
    • Title: Architectural drawings by Van den Oever-Zaaijer & P Architecten
    • Dates of creation: 20 April 2007
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Foreign Office Architects (archive creator)

    Description:

    This file consists of 12 large folded copies of architectural drawings by Van den Oever-Zaaijer & P Architecten for the Mahler 4 Office Building, Amsterdam, Netherlands. The drawings include floor plans and construction details.

    Quantity / Object type:

    12 printout(s)

    Dimensions:

    sheets (plans, unfolded): 91.4 × 121.7 cm (36 × 47 15/16 in.)

    Physical Description:

    - The plans are folded.

    Location:

    Amsterdam Netherlands

    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 Dutch.

    Folder Number:

    171-113-007

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    • Reference Number: ARCH271787
    • Title: Architectural drawings by Van den Oever-Zaaijer & P Architecten
    • Dates of creation: 20 April 2007
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Foreign Office Architects (archive creator)

    Description:

    This file consists of 11 large folded copies of architectural drawings by Van den Oever-Zaaijer & P Architecten for the Mahler 4 Office Building, Amsterdam, Netherlands. The drawings include floor plans and construction details.

    Quantity / Object type:

    11 printout(s)

    Dimensions:

    sheets: 91.4 × 121.7 cm (36 × 47 15/16 in.)

    Physical Description:

    - The plans are folded.

    Location:

    Amsterdam Netherlands

    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 Dutch.

    Folder Number:

    171-113-008

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    • Reference Number: ARCH274584
    • Title: Building footprints
    • Dates of creation: 23 May 2000
    • Form: born digital
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

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

    Description:

    Complete contents of 3.5" floppy disk ARCH272703. A wireframe drawing of building footprints, issued by the Consortium Mahler4 in relation to the design of the Mahler 4 Offices. Original file name: "_owers.dwg".

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 digital file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 1 digital file (515 MB)

    Location:

    London Greater London England United Kingdom

    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: ARCH274883
    • Title: Project documentation, drawings and presentation material
    • Dates of creation: ca. 2004
    • Form: born digital
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

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

    Description:

    Partial contents of DVD ARCH269418, originally labelled "FOA-DVD-50. foreign office architects ltd. Projects 2001/4: 026 La Vila final material; 027 Torrevieja final material; 029 Mahler 4 backup". Includes project documentation, reports, research, correspondence, plans, drawings, diagrams, 3D renderings and presentation material for the Mahler 4 Offices. Original directory name: "029 mahler4". Prevalent file types: .dwg, .doc, .jpg, .tif, .ppt, .dxf, .mtl, .obj

    Quantity / Object type:

    1458 digital file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 1458 digital files, 135 folders (1.1 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: ARCH274964
    • Title: Project description
    • Dates of creation: ca. 2004
    • Form: born digital
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

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

    Description:

    Partial contents of DVD ARCH269428. A Microsoft Word document containing a one-page project description for the Mahler 4 Offices. Original directory name: "029 Mahler 4 Offices". Original file name: "Mahler4.doc".

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 digital file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 1 digital file (21 KB)

    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: ARCH275431
    • Title: Drawings
    • Dates of creation: ca. 2004
    • 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 ARCH272871. Group includes drawings and 3D renderings for the Mahler 4 Offices. Original directory name: "mahler". Prevalent file types: .dwg, .jpg

    Quantity / Object type:

    30 digital file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 30 digital files, 10 folders (16.1 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: ARCH275441
    • Title: An animation
    • Dates of creation: ca. 2004
    • Form: born digital
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

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

    Description:

    Complete contents of DVD ARCH272876. Group includes a video recording and supporting plugins. The recording is an animation titled, "Amsterdam: Zuidas", that highlights several architectural designs related to the project. Prevalent file types: .mpg

    Quantity / Object type:

    5 digital file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 5 digital files (60.1 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: ARCH275956
    • Title: PowerPoint presentations
    • Dates of creation: ca. 2004
    • Form: born digital
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

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

    Description:

    Partial contents of DVD ARCH269405, originally labelled "FOA-DVD-02. foreign office architects ltd. animations & presentations; movies: Virtual House, Yokohama, Hutchison, Bioplex, Tenerife, Gwangju. All lectures & projects in PowerPoint 2000 - 7/2002". This group contains two PowerPoint presentations for the Mahler 4 Offices. Original directory name: "POWERP~1 \ PROJECTS \ MAHLER". Prevalent file types: .ppt

    Quantity / Object type:

    2 digital file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 2 digital files (18.2 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: ARCH276220
    • Title: Project documentation and presentation material
    • Dates of creation: ca. 2004
    • Form: born digital
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

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

    Description:

    Partial contents of CD-R ARCH272842. This group contains booklet material, drawings, images, reports, correspondence, project texts and a PowerPoint presentation for the Mahler 4 Offices. Original directory name: "Mahler". Prevalent file types: .doc, .dwg, .tif, .psd, .jpg, .xls, .ppt

    Quantity / Object type:

    161 digital file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 161 digital files, 19 folders (159 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: ARCH276309
    • Title: Plans and renderings
    • Dates of creation: ca. 2004
    • Form: born digital
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

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

    Description:

    Partial contents of CD-R ARCH274727. This group contains plans and renderings, possibly selected for publication, for the Mahler 4 Offices. Original directory name: "Transfer02 / Amsterdam". Prevalent file types: .dwg, .jpg, .doc

    Quantity / Object type:

    35 digital file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 24 digital files, 2 folders (15.6 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: ARCH273164
    • Title: A study model for the Mahler 4 Offices
    • Dates of creation: ca. 2004
    • Form: models

    People:

    • Unknown (model maker)
    • Foreign Office Architects (architectural firm)
    • Foreign Office Architects (archive creator)

    Description:

    This model represents a mid-rise building with a colourful facade and an inner courtyard. The model is accompanied by a folded piece of paper that appears to be a prototype for the colourful graphic design of the facade, which features green and red predominantly.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 model(s)

    Technique and media:

    Cardboard with paper, plastic and glue

    Dimensions:

    model: 17.3 × 26.3 × 26.1 cm (6 13/16 × 10 3/8 × 10 1/4 in.) artefact (paper): 5.8 × 9.2 × 9.1 cm (2 5/16 × 3 5/8 × 3 9/16 in.)

    Inscription:

    uninscribed

    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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