Architects Draw: Freehand Fundamentals (Architecture Briefs) by Sue Ferguson Gussow

By Sue Ferguson Gussow

Architects Draw deals a realistic and priceless method to aid scholars and would-be sketchers translate what they see onto the web page, now not as an imitation of truth, yet as a finished union of voids and solids, mild and shadows, traces and shapes. for almost 40 years respected Cooper Union professor and artist Sue Gussow has taught aspiring architects of various talents tips to absolutely detect and understand the areas that make up our actual setting. Gussow skillfully applies architectural language to twenty-one drawing workouts that take on numerous forms--from peas in a pod to monkeys, skeletons, dinosaur bones, and the paintings of Giacometti and Mondrian. She exhibits, for instance, how reduce fruit and paper baggage demonstrate that the actual global is made of planes, dimensions, and enclosed space.

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