Gunnar Birkerts papers: 1930-2017
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Container / Location Title
 
Minnesota History Center Competition, St. Paul, Minnesota (unbuilt project) 1984-1986 [subseries]
 
Project Files
Box   9  
Design Submission June 1986
Box   9  
Newspaper Articles 1986
 
Architectural Drawings
 
Conceptual Sketches.

(Undated, except as noted)

Drawer   7 Folder   1
[Early Sketch of Site Plan], untitled (Blue ink sketch on tracing paper, initialed, 12x28-1/2 inches) [view bl000584]
Drawer   7 Folder   1
[Early Site Plan], untitled (Green ink sketch on tracing paper, 12x23 inches) [view bl000585]
Drawer   7 Folder   1
[Site Plan Studies], untitled undated, 04/21/1986 (Blue and green ink and blue crayon sketches on twelve sheets of tracing paper, 12x17-1/4 to 18x34-3/4 inches, one initialed and dated 4/21/86)
Drawer   7 Folder   1
[Sketch], untitled (Blue ink sketch on tracing paper, 12x18-1/2 inches) [view bl000586]
Drawer   7 Folder   1
[Sketch], untitled (Blue ink sketch on tracing paper, 12x13 inches) [view bl000587]
Drawer   7 Folder   1
[Sketch], untitled (Blue and green ink sketch with yellow and green marker coloring on tracing paper, 18x20-1/4 inches) [view bl000588]
Drawer   7 Folder   1
[Sketch of Structure], untitled (Blue ink sketch on tracing paper with notations, initialed, 12x16 inches) [view bl000589]
Drawer   7 Folder   1
[Sketches], untitled (Ink sketches on graph paper, 8-1/2x11 inches) [view bl000590]
Drawer   7 Folder   1
[Sketches], untitled (Ink sketches on graph paper, 8-1/2x11 inches) [view bl000591]
Drawer   7 Folder   1
[Sketch], untitled 05/06/1986 (Ink sketch on Architecture Magazine mailer, initialed, 8-3/4x11-3/4 inches)
Drawer   7 Folder   1
[Sketches], untitled (Black, brown and blue ink sketches on eleven sheets of tracing paper, 11x12 to 18x26-1/2 inches, and one sheet of steno pad paper, 6x9 inches)
 
Conceptual Sketches. Undated
Drawer   7 Folder   2
[Sketches], untitled (Pink marker sketches on two oversized sheets of tracing paper, 24x72 & 24x67 inches. Drawn on wall by Gunnar Birkerts while explaining concept to engineers)
Drawer   7 Folder   2
[Facade Study], untitled (Blue ink sketch on tracing paper, 12x21-1/2 inches) [view bl000592]
Drawer   7 Folder   2
[Facade Study], untitled (Pencil and purple pencil drawing on vellum, 13-3/4x24 inches) [view bl000593]
Drawer   7 Folder   2
[Facade Study and Section], untitled (Pencil and red pencil drawing on vellum, 17-1/4x23 inches) [view bl000594]
Drawer   7 Folder   2
[Facade Studies], untitled (Blue and green ink sketches on five sheets of tracing paper, 12x15-1/4 to 12x20 inches)
Drawer   7 Folder   2
[Facade Studies], untitled (Pencil and colored pencil drawings on three sheets of vellum, 14x24 to 17-1/4x19 inches)
Drawer   7 Folder   2
[Entrance Canopy Studies], untitled (Black and blue ink sketches with yellow and gray marker coloring on twelve sheets of tracing paper, one initialed, 12x20 to 18x24-1/4 inches)
 
Schematic Design Drawings. Undated
Drawer   7 Folder   2
[Site Plan], untitled (Two pencil and colored pencil drawings on vellum, 23x36 inches)
Drawer   7 Folder   2
[Sections], untitled (Pencil and colored pencil drawing on vellum, 20-1/4x36 inches)