Part of:
  • Peter D. Eisenman, Architect (creator)
  • Peter D. Eisenman, Architect (architectural firm)
  • Eisenman/Robertson Architects (creator)
  • Eisenman/Robertson Architects (architectural firm)
  • Peter Eisenman (archive creator)




Level of archival description:
File 24
Extent and medium:
  • 139 drawings
    Approximately 64 reprographic copies
    Approximately 10 photographic material

    Approximately 5 models
    0.02 l.m. of textual records
Scope and content:
File documents an unexecuted project for the International Seminary of Design in the Area of Cannaregio-West, Venice, Italy. Material in this file was produced between 1978 and 1980.

File contains conceptual drawings, design development drawings, presentation drawings, record drawings, textual records, and models.
Reference number:



Venice Italy

Language of material:
  • Documents are in English and Italian.
Related units of description:
  • Conceptual drawing DR1994:0139:303, in the file AP143.S4.D23, is related to file AP143.S4.D24.
General note:
  • - At the time of cataloguing in 2001, smaller unit titles were given as "DR1991:0017:223:001-058 Cannaregio West Competition; design development drawings; DR1991:0017:224:059-191 Cannaregio West Competition; conceptual, design development, presentation / publication drawings, survey drawings; DR1991:0017:225:192-212 Cannaregio West Competition; presentation / publication drawings; DR1991:0017:226:213 Cannaregio West Competition; cataloguing; and DR1991:0017:227 Cannaregio West Competition; textual documents." "DR1991:0017:223:001-058" probably represents DR1991:0017:001-058. "DR1991:0017:224:059-191" probably represents DR1991:0017:059-191. "DR1991:0017:225:192-212" probably represents DR1991:0017:192-212. "DR1991:0017:226:213" probably represents DR1991:0017:213. There are probably no objects numbered DR1991:0017:223, DR1991:0017:224, DR1991:0017:225, and DR1991:0017:226.

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