Get the completely revised edition to mastering the visual language of architecture. In his distinctive graphic style, world–renowned author and architecture educator Francis D.K. Ching takes us on another exciting journey through the process of creation. In Design Drawing, Second Edition, he unmasks the basic cognitive processes that drive visual perception and expression, incorporating observation, memory, and rendering into a creative whole. This edition unites imaginative vision with fundamental architectural principles to cover the traditional basics of drawing, including line, shape, tone, and space. Guiding the reader step–by–step through the entire drawing process, Design Drawing also examines different types of drawing techniques such as multiview, paraline, and perspective drawings –– and how they can be applied to achieve stunning results. For professional architects, designers, fine artists, illustrators, teachers and students alike, this all–in–one package is both an effective tool and an outstanding value, demonstrating concepts and techniques in a visually stimulating format that transends comparable works in the field.

Key Features:-

  • Goes beyond basic drawing books
  • Features more than 1,500 hand–rendered drawings
  • Includes a supplemental CD–ROM

More Details about Design Drawing 2nd Edition

General Information  
Author(s)Ching F D K
PublisherJohn Wiley
Publish YearDecember 2010