Monday, 10 December 2012

Furniture Manufacturers Association Headquarters

    This was fourth year project that attracted Peter Cook and David Greene to Micheal Webb. Reyner Banham, architectural critic and prolific writer, called it "Bowel-ism" referring to Webb's influence of organic forms. 

Michael Webb. Furniture Manufacturers Association Headquarters, project, High Wycombe, England, Side elevation. 1957-58

Graphite and ink on tracing paper mounted on board showing precast concrete biomorphic structure by Mike Webb (1957-58)