Music School Additions, Ministry of Sport and Culture Office Building and City of Stuttgart Art Gallery, Stuttgart, Germany
Part of:
  • James Stirling and Partner (creator)
  • James Stirling and Partner (architectural firm)
  • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

Music School Additions, Ministry of Sport and Culture Office Building and City of Stuttgart Art Gallery, Stuttgart, Germany


1980-1987, predominant 1980-1981

Level of archival description:
File 61
Extent and medium:
  • 355 drawings (including 28 reprographic copies)
    0.04 l.m. of textual records
    approx. 15 photographic materials
    2 rolls
Scope and content:
File documents an unexecuted project for a cultural and governmental complex in Stuttgart, Germany. The complex includes additions to the State Music School (comprising a concert hall and schools of opera and acting), the City of Stuttgart art gallery and an office building for the Ministry of Sport and Culture. It integrates the winning competition entry by other architects for an addition to the Landtag building and other offices for the State of Baden-Württemberg, on a site adjoining the State Gallery Addition and New Chamber Theatre. Material in this file was produced in 1980 and 1987.

File contains a few conceptual drawings, design development drawings and several presentation drawings. Photographic materials consist of views of a presentation model, including by Kandor Modelmakers. File also contains textual records.
Reference number:


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

Stuttgart Germany

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

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