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    Lebbeus Woods’s Sketchbooks

    Lebbeus Woods dedicated his career to probing architecture’s potential to transform the individual and the collective. Maybe I can show what could happen if we lived by a different set of rules, he once said. 

    Lebbeus Woods, Architect is now on view at SFMOMA, and throughout the run of the exhibition, we’ll be using Tumblr as a place to sequentially share Woods’s wonderful sketchbooks, since only a fraction of the pages can be on view in the galleries. Featured here is the cover of a sketchbook that Woods worked on from 1995-1998 in New York, San Francisco, Vienna, Kraljevica, Vico Morcote, and NYC.

    To view all of the sketchbooks pages that we’ve shared so far, click here.

    Image: Lebbeus Woods, Sketchbook (30 July 1995, NYC - 23 May 1998, NYC), 1995; Collection SFMOMA, Accessions Committee Fund purchase; © Estate of Lebbeus Woods (2001.153 A-Y)