Nordrhein-Westfalen Museum and Redevelopment of Grabbeplatz Competition
Part of:
  • James Stirling and Partner (creator)
  • James Stirling and Partner (architectural firm)
  • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

Nordrhein-Westfalen Museum and Redevelopment of Grabbeplatz Competition



Level of archival description:
File 43
Extent and medium:
  • 102 drawings
    27 reprographic copies
    1 map
    1 model
    0.15 l.m. of photographic materials
    0.14 l.m. of textual records
Scope and content:
File documents an unsuccessful competition entry for the Nordrhein-Westfalen art museum and the redesign of the Grabbeplatz in the city centre of Düsseldorf, Germany. Material in this file was produced between 1972 and 1976.

File contains reference material, sketch drawings illustrating the early conceptual stage of the design, design development drawings and presentation drawings submitted for the competition or produced at a later stage for publication and exhibition purposes. File also contains photographic materials including views of presentation model by John Donat Photography, as well as textual records and a presentation model.
Reference number:


Material in this project series was likely kept in its original order when it was first processed upon its arrival at CCA.

Düsseldorf Germany

Language of material:
  • Documents are in English and German.

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