Collection by Heather Corcoran

A Look Into the Artistic Mind of a Portland Architectect


As we celebrate our Portland Home Tour, take a closer look at the conceptual practice of Brad Cloepfil's Allied Works Architecture with the exhibition Case Work, on display at the Portland Art Museum through September 4, 2016.

“Case Work highlights a little-known part of Allied Works’ practice—namely the handmade works of art developed to...
The sculptures and models are housed in custom-designed cases meant to reflect the qualities of the works themselves.
The exhibition Case Works at the Portland Art Museum looks beyond the traditional architectural model to a more...
Conceptual study for the Wisconsin Art Preserve, 2010, by Brad Cloepfil/Allied Works Architecture.
A 2010 model for the Clyfford Still Museum in Denver carved from a single reclaimed beam of Douglas fir.
The majority of the sculptures, models, and drawings have never been exhibited publicly before.
Along with 17 three-dimensional models, the exhibition includes more than 30 drawings from gestural sketches to...
Conceptual study for the National Music Centre, 2009, by Brad Cloepfil/Allied Works Architecture.
The exhibition "Case Work: Studies in Form, Space & Construction by Brad Cloepfil/Allied Works Architecture" at the...

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