Johan Celsing and Ellis Woodman
Under Construction - Recent works and essays by renowned Swedish architect Johan Celsing
Date: Monday 14 May 2018
Venue: AA Bookshop
Launch Price £33 (RRP £40)
The boxed-set Under Construction 2011, 2013, 2015, are three booklets where recent Works are presented in texts, drawings, sketches, full-scale prototypes as well as in the precise photography of London-based photographer Ioana Marinescu. Among the works are the New Crematorium at the Woodland Cemetery in Stockholm, the Brick Tower in Malmö, the Church at Årsta and the Reconstruction of Lewerentz’ Canopies at the Malmö Eastern Cemetery.
Among the Essays discussing the discipline of Architecture are:
The Robust, the Sincere, 2007
Decorum, Tentative notes on it’s Contemporary Relevance and use, 2013
Plans, Metres. How the work of Poets may inform the Crafting of Buildings, 2016
Join us for a conversation between Johan Celsing and Ellis Woodman, Director of The Architecture Foundation to celebrate the launch of these great new publications.
The conversation will discuss the aims, interests and the architecture of Johan Celsing Arkitektkontor. On screen will be recent works as well as earlier works such as the Nobel Forum and the Millesgarden Art Gallery in Stockholm.
All lectures are open to members of the public, staff and students unless otherwise stated.