Prompted by the recent discovery of an impressive three meter tall late Gothic drawing of a soaring tower and spire, this book offers a rare insight into the processes of designing and building a major gothic project.
Representing Landscapes by Nadia Amoroso (Editor)
Call Number: SB472.47 .R47 2012 Walsh Library
Publication Date: 2012-04-19
What do you communicate when you draw an industrial landscape using charcoal; what about a hyper-realistic PhotoShop collage method? What are the right choices to make? The choice of medium for visualising an idea is something that faces all students of landscape architecture and urban design.
Tutorials on creating and rendering architectural drawings and sketches, using Photoshop and SketchUp.
Visualizing Architecture | by Alex Hogrefe
Boston area architect (Miami University Master of Architecture grad) presents a Blog detailing design projects, as well as offering a variety of practical tutorials for architecture students and professionals alike.
Le Corbusier (1887-1965) was the most significant architect of the twentieth century. Every architecture student examines the Swiss master's work. Yet, all too frequently, they rely on reproductions of faded drawings of uneven size and quality.Le Corbusier Redrawn presents the only collection of consistently rendered original drawings (at 1:200 scale) of all twenty-six of Le Corbusier's residential works.
Italian Cities and Landscapes by William H. Fain; Richard Koshalek (Introduction by)
Call Number: NA1111 .F26 2007 Walsh Library
Publication Date: 2007-09-06
In an age of digital cameras and computer renderings, the tradition of drawing and assembling an architectural sketchbook seems at once either willfully eccentric and or charmingly retrograde. But its profound importance to architecture and urban planning endures.