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Soft City, Netherlands (1993)

Soft City, Netherlands (1993)

Part of

People

  • Lars Spuybroek (creator)
  • Lars Spuybroek (archive creator)

Title

Soft City, Netherlands (1993)

Dates of creation

ca. 1993

Level of archival description

Project

Extent and Medium

  • 46 photographic materials
  • 8 drawings (reprographic copies)
  • 1 graphic material

Scope and Content

Series documents Lars Spuybroek's project Soft City, a video for the VPRO television, broadcast on national television and at several festivals. Material in this series was produced around 1993. The series contains slides, transparencies and reprographic copies of the images from the video and also a poster of Biotech.

This project may also include digital design material, which has yet to be processed and which will available for consultation in 2017.

Reference Number

AP173.S2.1993.D2

Arrangement

Material in this dossier has been arranged by document type.

Location

Netherlands

Inventory

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    • Reference Number: AP173.S2.1993.D2.001
    • Title: Images from the video Soft City
    • Dates of creation: ca. 1993
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Lars Spuybroek (creator)
    • NOX (Firm) (architectural firm)
    • Lars Spuybroek (architect)
    • Lars Spuybroek (archive creator)

    Description:

    Group consists of 6 folded inkjet print on paper.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Dimensions:

    sheets: 29,8 × 42,3 cm (11 3/4 × 16 5/8 in.) sheets (folded): 29,7 × 21,2 cm (11 11/16 × 8 3/8 in.)

    Physical Description:

    - Drawings are folded.

    Credit line:

    Lars Spuybroek Fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Lars Spuybroek/
    Gift of Lars Spuybroek

    Folder Number:

    173-001-006

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    • Reference Number: AP173.S2.1993.D2.002
    • Title: Images from the video Soft City
    • Dates of creation: ca. 1993
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Lars Spuybroek (creator)
    • NOX (Firm) (architectural firm)
    • Lars Spuybroek (role unspecified)
    • Lars Spuybroek (archive creator)

    Description:

    Group consists of 14 transparencies.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Credit line:

    Lars Spuybroek Fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Lars Spuybroek/
    Gift of Lars Spuybroek

    Folder Number:

    173-003-005

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    • Reference Number: AP173.S2.1993.D2.003
    • Title: Images from the video Soft City
    • Dates of creation: ca. 1993
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Lars Spuybroek (creator)
    • Lars Spuybroek (photographer)
    • NOX (Firm) (architectural firm)
    • Lars Spuybroek (architect)
    • Lars Spuybroek (archive creator)

    Description:

    Group consists of 21 slides.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Credit line:

    Lars Spuybroek Fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Lars Spuybroek/
    Gift of Lars Spuybroek

    Folder Number:

    173-005-015

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    • Reference Number: AP173.S2.1993.D2.004
    • Title: Images from the Soft City
    • Dates of creation: ca. 1993
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Lars Spuybroek (creator)
    • NOX (Firm) (architectural firm)
    • Lars Spuybroek (architect)
    • Lars Spuybroek (archive creator)

    Description:

    Group consists of 11 slides of images from the Soft City video. Stored in a binder with the orginial divider entitled "SOFT CITY".

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Credit line:

    Lars Spuybroek Fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Lars Spuybroek/
    Gift of Lars Spuybroek

    Folder Number:

    173-007-012

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    • Reference Number: AP173.S2.1993.D2.005
    • Title: Image from the Soft City video
    • Dates of creation: ca. 1993
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Lars Spuybroek (creator)
    • NOX (Firm) (architectural firm)
    • Lars Spuybroek (architect)
    • Lars Spuybroek (archive creator)

    Description:

    Group consists of an image from the Soft City video (reprograhic copy on paper and 2 posters for Biotech by NOX (2 reprographic copies on paper).

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 56,6 × 43 cm (22 5/16 × 16 15/16 in.) sheet (largest): 49,7 × 69,7 cm (19 9/16 × 27 7/16 in.)

    Credit line:

    Lars Spuybroek Fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Lars Spuybroek/
    Gift of Lars Spuybroek

    Folder Number:

    173-008-018

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    • Reference Number: AP173.S2.1993.D2.006
    • Title: Images from the video of Soft City
    • Dates of creation: ca. 1993
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Lars Spuybroek (creator)
    • NOX (Firm) (architectural firm)
    • Lars Spuybroek (architect)
    • Lars Spuybroek (archive creator)

    Description:

    Group consists of 14 transparencies.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Dimensions:

    transparencies (smallest): 25 × 35,6 cm transparencies (largest): 30,9 × 42,9 cm

    Credit line:

    Lars Spuybroek Fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Lars Spuybroek/
    Gift of Lars Spuybroek

    Folder Number:

    173-014-002

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    • Reference Number: ARCH281157
    • Title: Video for Soft City, The Netherlands, 1993.
    • Dates of creation: 1993

    People:

    • Lars Spuybroek (archive creator)
    • Maurice Nio (collaborator)
    • VPRO network (producer)
    • NOX (Firm) (architectural firm)

    Description:

    Experimental video that depicts a variety of objects, animals, and machines transforming into one another. The video was made with MORPH+, a computer software program used for producing morphing special effects.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 moving image(s)

    Technique and media:

    U-matic, pal, colour, stereo

    Dimensions:

    Duration: 00:06:50.00

    Physical Description:

    Specialized equipment required for playback.

    Conditions governing access:

    • Access to the original recording is restricted. Please contact Reference for more information at ref@cca.qc.ca.

    Credit line:

    Lars Spuybroek Fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Lars Spuybroek/
    Gift of Lars Spuybroek

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