Part of:
  • Institute for Architecture and Urban Studies (archive creator)




Level of archival description:
Extent and medium:
  • Approximately 273 photographic materials
    3 reprographic copies
    1.39 l.m. of textual records
Scope and content:
Sub-series documents the two IAUS periodicals: Oppositions (the majority of the material in the sub-series) and Skyline. Material in sub-series was produced between 1970 and 1982.

Sub-series contains administrative files, correspondence, essays, photographic material, art, and other textual records. These materials include about 130 essays rejected by the editors of Oppositions. It should be noted that while the orginal filing structure of IAUS outlined materials for their periodical October, no materials related to October were found. However, some textual documents concerning October can be found in file ARCH153534 in this fonds.
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Materials in this subseries were arranged to reflect their original order.
Related units of description:
  • The CCA Library Collection also holds copies of Oppositions and Skyline. For additional materials related to Oppositions, see files ARCH153531, ARCH153787, ARCH153879, ARCH252183, ARCH153829, ARCH153844, ARCH153876, ARCH153877 in this fonds. Photographic material in file ARCH153778 in this fonds were possibly for issue 17 of Oppositions. For additional materials related to Skyline, see file ARCH153530 in this fonds.

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