Political and Administrative Centre Competition
Part of:
  • James Stirling and Partner (creator)
  • James Stirling and Partner (architectural firm)
  • Castore, Rizzi, Malanima (architectural firm)
  • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

Political and Administrative Centre Competition



Level of archival description:
File 47
Extent and medium:
  • 351 drawings
    30 reprographic copies
    2 rolls
    1 model
    1 photograph
    0.09 l.m. of photographic materials
    0.05 l.m. of textual records
Scope and content:
File documents an unsuccessful competition entry for a Political and Administrative Centre in Florence, Italy. Material in this file was produced between 1976 and 1978.

File contains reference material, several design development drawings for alternative site layouts and presentation drawings submitted for the competition or produced for publication purposes. File also contains photographic materials, including views of the competition model by photographer Alfredo Garuti, as well as textual records and the competition 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.

Florence Italy

Language of material:
  • Documents are in English and Italian.
Related units of description:
  • File AP140.S2.SS4.D3 also include information on file AP140.S2.SS1.D47.

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