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Ciudad del Flamenco de Jerez de la Frontera, Jerez de la Frontera, Spain (2003)

Ciudad del Flamenco de Jerez de la Frontera, Jerez de la Frontera, Spain (2003)

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People

  • Alvaro Siza (archive creator)
  • Alvaro Siza (architect)

Title

Ciudad del Flamenco de Jerez de la Frontera, Jerez de la Frontera, Spain (2003)

Dates of creation

circa 2003-2004

Level of archival description

Project

Extent and Medium

  • 50 drawings (including 43 reprographic copies)
  • 22 photographic materials
  • 0.05 linear metres of textual documentation

Scope and Content

This project series documents a competition for the Ciudad del Flamenco de Jerez de la Frontera in Jerez de la Frontera, Spain. While the records were held in the office’s archives this project was assigned the number 56/00. The office assigned the date 2002 to this project.

The competition for the Ciudad del Flamenco was part of an urban revitalization project for the historic center of Jerez. The competition was organized by the Ayuntamiento de Jerez. Six proposals were presented to the jury, including a design by Àlvaro Siza and Juan Miguel Hernández León. The project included the design of an auditorium, a museum, a documentation and research center, a school, and communal spaces. The buildings were to host The National Auditorium of Flamenco Art, the Museum and the Center for Investigation, and Documentation of the Art of Flamenco (CIDAF). The proposal was "a complex of prisms and courtyards wisely articulated between one another, rounded off by a sculptural trapezoidal and cantilevering piece'' (http://ciudaddelflamenco.jerez.es/flash/concurso.pdf p. 6). Jacques Herzog and Pierre de Meuron's proposal won the competition.

Documenting this project are studies, competition drawings, and plans. Textual documentation includes correspondence with the client and competition documentation.

Reference Number

AP178.S1.2003.PR03

Arrangement

Material in this series was arranged by Álvaro Siza’s office and has been kept in this order.

Location

Jerez de la Frontera Spain

Language of material

Spanish, Portuguese

Inventory

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    • Reference Number: AP178.S1.2003.PR03.001
    • Title: Studies, Ciudad del Flamenco de Jerez de la Frontera, Jerez de la Frontera
    • Dates of creation: 2003-2004
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Alvaro Siza (archive creator)

    Description:

    Original file title: Concurso para a construção da ''Cidade de Flamenco'' de Jerez de La Frontera - Cadiz

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 6 ink and pencil drawings on paper, 1 ink and pencil drawing on a enveloppe

    Dimensions:

    Sheet (largest): 30 x 42 cm Sheet (smallest): 11 x 13 cm

    Credit line:

    Álvaro Siza fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don d’Álvaro Siza/
    Gift of Álvaro Siza

    Folder Number:

    178-561-04

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    • Reference Number: AP178.S1.2003.PR03.002
    • Title: Correspondence, Ciudad del Flamenco de Jerez de la Frontera, Jerez de la Frontera
    • Dates of creation: 2003
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Alvaro Siza (archive creator)

    Description:

    Original file title: Concurso ''Cidade de Flamenco'' Jerez de La Frontera

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Credit line:

    Álvaro Siza fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don d’Álvaro Siza/
    Gift of Álvaro Siza

    Folder Number:

    178-239-04

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    • Reference Number: AP178.S1.2003.PR03.003.1
    • Title: Plans, project documentation, and photographs of the area, Ciudad del Flamenco de Jerez de la Frontera, Jerez de la Frontera (folder 1 of 2)
    • Dates of creation: circa 2003
    • Form: drawings, textual records, photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Alvaro Siza (archive creator)

    Description:

    Original file title: "Bando" do concurso, concurso internacional para la costruccion de la ciudad del Flamenco de Jerez

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 10 reprographic copies on paper, 5 photographs, other materials

    Dimensions:

    Sheet: 21 x 30 cm

    Credit line:

    Álvaro Siza fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don d’Álvaro Siza/
    Gift of Álvaro Siza

    Related units of description:

    • This file is housed in two separate folders. The second portion of this file is found in folder AP178.S1.2001.PR06.057.2

    Folder Number:

    178-239-05

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    • Reference Number: AP178.S1.2003.PR03.003.2
    • Title: Plans, project documentation, and photographs of the area, Ciudad del Flamenco de Jerez de la Frontera, Jerez de la Frontera (folder 2 of 2)
    • Dates of creation: circa 2003
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Alvaro Siza (archive creator)

    Description:

    Original file title: "Bando" do concurso, concurso internacional para la costruccion de la ciudad del Flamenco de Jerez

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 10 reprographic copies on paper, 5 photographs, other materials

    Dimensions:

    Sheet: 21 x 30 cm

    Credit line:

    Álvaro Siza fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don d’Álvaro Siza/
    Gift of Álvaro Siza

    Related units of description:

    • This file is housed in two separate folders. The second portion of this file is found in folder AP178.S1.2001.PR06.057.2

    Folder Number:

    178-239-06

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    • Reference Number: AP178.S1.2003.PR03.004
    • Title: Competition drawings, Ciudad del Flamenco de Jerez de la Frontera, Jerez de la Frontera
    • Dates of creation: circa 2003
    • Form: drawings, textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Alvaro Siza (archive creator)

    Description:

    Original file title: Concurco "Ciudad del Flamenco" Jerez de la Frontetera

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 6 reprographic copies, other materials

    Dimensions:

    Sheet: 32 x 50 cm

    Credit line:

    Álvaro Siza fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don d’Álvaro Siza/
    Gift of Álvaro Siza

    Folder Number:

    178-548-06

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    • Reference Number: AP178.S1.2003.PR03.005
    • Title: Competition documentation and drawings, photocopies of sketches, and photographs, Ciudad del Flamenco de Jerez de la Frontera, Jerez de la Frontera
    • Dates of creation: circa 2003
    • Form: drawings, textual records, photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Alvaro Siza (archive creator)

    Description:

    Original file title: Concurco "Ciudad del Flamenco" Jerez de la Frontetera

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 17 reprographic copies, 12 photographs, other materials

    Dimensions:

    Sheet (largest): 30 x 50 cm Sheet (smallest): 7 x 8 cm

    Credit line:

    Álvaro Siza fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don d’Álvaro Siza/
    Gift of Álvaro Siza

    Folder Number:

    178-548-07

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