Part of:
  • Cedric Price (creator)
  • Cedric Price (architect)
  • Etablissement public du parc de La Villette (competition organizer)
  • Elia Zenghelis (role unspecified)
  • Bernard Tschumi (correspondence writer)
  • Cedric Price (archive creator)



1969, 1982-1985, predominant 1982

Level of archival description:
File 119
Extent and medium:
  • 88 reprographic copies
    26 drawings
    5 panels
    0.12 l.m. of textual records
Scope and content:
File documents an unsuccessful entry in an international competition for a master plan for the Parc de la Villette, Paris, France. File also includes drawings related to a "Parc des Chevaux de Paris", signed "Zenghelis". Material in this file was produced in 1969 and between 1982 and 1985, but predominantly in 1982.

File contains design development drawings, presentation drawings, reference drawings, other drawings, photographic materials, and textual records.
Reference number:



Paris France

Language of material:
  • Documents are in English and French.
Related units of description:
  • Other materials related to this file include: Group DR2004:0529 in Serre (2) (AP144.S2.D146) contains photographs. Group DR2004:0874 in Rink (AP144.S2.D160) contains competition documents. Groups DR2004:0514 and DR2004:0539 in Serre (AP144.S2.D139) contain textual material. Group DR2004:0483 in Aedes (AP144.S2.D135) contains material. Group DR2006:0077 in Early Work and Miscellaneous Records (AP144.S2.D1) contains conceptual sketches. The following groups in this file contain materials related to other projects: Group DR2004:1098 contains drawings that possibly relate to Aedes (AP144.S2.D135). Group DR2004:1092 contains an exhibition catalogue that relates to Aedes (AP144.S2.D135). Group DR2004:1101 contains drawings that possibly relate to Stratton (AP144.S2.D155). Group DR2004:1106 contains a drawing related to Non-Plan (AP144.S2.D12).

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