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Sketchbook Secrets: 50 Beautiful Sketchbook Scans

Sketchbook Secrets: 50 Beautiful Sketchbook Scans | ARCHitecture Sketches | Scoop.it
The sketchbook is an artist's BFF. It's a place where artists can most comfortably explore their personal thoughts, practice, maintain a visual history, and keep unpolished sketches that will eventually lead to amazing work.
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Architects and Their Sketchbooks - Victoria and Albert Museum

Architects and Their Sketchbooks - Victoria and Albert Museum | ARCHitecture Sketches | Scoop.it
Drawing in a sketchbook, said Le Corbusier, teaches 'first to look, and then to observe and finally perhaps to discover … and it is then that inspiration might come'.
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Michael Graves: In Defense of Drawing

Michael Graves: In Defense of Drawing | ARCHitecture Sketches | Scoop.it
© Michael Graves, Denver Central Library In his Op-Ed for The New York Times, called...
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Denis Mason Jones Award for free hand sketching

Denis Mason Jones Award for free hand sketching | ARCHitecture Sketches | Scoop.it

Denis Mason Jones was a distinguished Leeds architect. Throughout his adult life Denis kept meticulous notebooks, filled with sketches of buildings, family activities, holidays, cartoons and stories for his four children, all in his very distinctive style.

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Blog Entry - A Hand-Drawing Revival? - Architect Magazine

Blog Entry - A Hand-Drawing Revival? - Architect Magazine | ARCHitecture Sketches | Scoop.it
a hand drawing revival...
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Architecture and the Lost Art of Drawing

Architecture and the Lost Art of Drawing | ARCHitecture Sketches | Scoop.it
The computer is encroaching on the most powerful tool in architecture: drawing.
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Essential Architectural Supplies | Drawing Kit to Survive Architecture School

Essential Architectural Supplies | Drawing Kit to Survive Architecture School | ARCHitecture Sketches | Scoop.it
Architecture school comes as a shocker to most people without an art background. All your life you were taught to write and read, but suddenly you are expected to draw and visualize. The first year in architecture school is the toughest.
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Dunlop: 'Hand drawing represents the stain of the true architect’s soul on paper'

Dunlop: 'Hand drawing represents the stain of the true architect’s soul on paper' | ARCHitecture Sketches | Scoop.it
[ARTS IN BRIEF] Bookings are now open for a drawing masterclass with Glasgow architect Alan Dunlop and artist Patricia Cain...
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GONZALO CORREAL / Arquitecturas dibujadas

GONZALO CORREAL / Arquitecturas dibujadas | ARCHitecture Sketches | Scoop.it

An Architecture Sketches Blog. A space for #Architecture and for sharing drawings & thoughts about sketching and drawing.

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Architecture Sketch Blog

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A collection of architecture sketches and drawings (mostly and hopefully by hand) focused firstly on...
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Mind and Hand: Drawing the Idea | Boston Society of Architects

Mind and Hand: Drawing the Idea | Boston Society of Architects | ARCHitecture Sketches | Scoop.it

It may seem strange to champion hand drawing today, in view of the universal triumph of digital graphics—especially when every progressive architect in the world seems obsessed with elevating computerized delineation to new heights of illustrative supremacy. At the same time, as the software revolution has increasingly taken precedence, there appears to be a fresh incentive among many architectural students—actually, a kind of quiet revolution—based on a newfound desire to hone their manual skills and learn to draw in the old way.

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The Architect’s Indispensable Hand

The Architect’s Indispensable Hand | ARCHitecture Sketches | Scoop.it
Readers respond to a Sunday Review article by the architect Michael Graves.
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Drawing like an Architect

Drawing like an Architect | ARCHitecture Sketches | Scoop.it
You don't have to draw well to be an architect!! Sure it doesn't hurt but let's pull the curtain back and be honest here for a minute. Architects communicate through drawing - we aren't making art....
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Drawings Collection

Drawings Collection | ARCHitecture Sketches | Scoop.it

The RIBA's collection of drawings, held as part of the RIBA Library Drawings and Archives Collections, is the largest and most important collection of British architectural drawings in the world. Currently numbering over 1 million drawings, it celebrates the achievements of British architects from the Renaissance to the present day. The collection also contains important drawings by foreign architects, most notably nearly 300 designs and sketches by Andrea Palladio which together forms the world's largest assemblage of his drawings.

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