New Gallery for the Thyssen-Bornemizsa Collection Competition, Lugano, Switzerland
Part of:
  • James Stirling, Michael Wilford, and Associates (creator)
  • James Stirling, Michael Wilford, and Associates (architectural firm)
  • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

New Gallery for the Thyssen-Bornemizsa Collection Competition, Lugano, Switzerland



Level of archival description:
File 74
Extent and medium:
  • Approximately 712 drawings (including 327 reprographic copies)
    Approximately 490 photographic materials
    0.55 l.m. textual records
Scope and content:
File documents a successful competition entry for an addition to the Thyssen-Bornemisza Collection in Lugano, Switzerland. The execution of the winning design was called off in 1987. Material in this file was produced between 1986 and 1989.

File contains measured drawings, reference drawings, and several conceptual, design development and presentation drawings. Photographic materials include views of the site and of existing buildings by Fotografia A. e R. Pastorelli and of a presentation model by Kandor Modelmakers. File also contains textual records.
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Material in this project series was likely kept in its original order when it was first processed upon its arrival at CCA.

Lugano Switzerland

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

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