3.02.2009

                   
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A Look Inside The Moleskine Glass House Sketchbook



The Glass House Moleskine® sketchbook features sketches by 29 architects, designers, and artists inspired by the home, quotes by Philip Johnson, and blank pages for notes or sketching. A limited edition notebook, the proceeds from it go to support the preservation and maintenance of Johnson's famous architectural masterpiece, The Glass House (shown above).



This sketchbook is inspired by the site’s unique power of place, its role as a source of inspiration for architects, designers and artists, and the desire for visitors to pause, look closely, and document their observations as part of their site experience. In this spirit, the Glass House has launched a partnership with Moleskine®, the signature tool for creative minds, to produce a custom sketchbook.

The centerpiece of the notebook is Stephen Doyle's 3D glass house:



and here are the rest of the sketches:






















Participants include: Yves BĂ©har, Michael Bell, Deborah Berke, James Biber, Mattia Bonetti, Constantin Boym, Seymour Chwast, Stephen Doyle, Steven Ehrlich, Rafael Esquer, Alexander Gorlin, Steven Holl, Christopher Huan, Rainer Judd, Maira Kalman, Chip Kidd, LOT-EK | Giuseppe Lignano and Ada Tolla, Mark McInturff, Richard Meier, Toshiko Mori, Michael Morris, Fred Noyes, Gaetano Pesce, Ron Radziner, Jens Risom, Yoshiko Sato, Denyse Schmidt, Alison Spear, Joseph Tanney



To order a copy of the sketchbook, call 203.594.9884, ext.1

Moleskine site
Moleskine® Stories site

The Philip Johnson Glass House (General Information)
Want to donate to preserve The Glass House? Join the Corporate Design Circle here.
Help preserve great architecture! Visit www.PreservationNation.org


3 comments:

collectibleglass said...

What a beautiful Glass House. Where can we go to donate?

Laura Sweet said...

Just click on either of the links at the end of the post for donation info.
They'll be thrilled you did.
:)
Laura

Authentic Psychic Readings said...

It would have been much nicer if the 3d glass house was thoroughly detailed. Nevertheless, it's perfectly fine still. :)
Authentic Psychic Readings

C'mon people, it's only a dollar.
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