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    • Publication date:09 Mar 2017
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Draw Buildings and Cities in 15 Minutes

The super-fast drawing technique anyone can learn

By Matthew Brehm

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In this inspiring book, artist Matthew Brehm gives you all the skills you need to sketch the urban environment in just 15 minutes.

Good drawings aren't always the ones that you've spent a lot of time over; some of the best pieces are swift, energetic studies that capture the feel of the subject in just a few well-placed lines. This book contains a series of exercises that develop the core skills for drawing buildings and cities, all of which can be completed in a quarter of an hour.

Understand perspective
Play with proximity and point of view
Record details such as reflections and shadows
Capture the character of buildings and cities

Biographical Notes

Matthew Brehm is an Associate Professor of Architecture at the University of Idaho, where his teaching responsibilities include design studios, graphics courses, and an annual study abroad program in Rome, Italy, that he initiated in 2007. He is the author of Sketching on Location and Drawing Perspective. In 2010, Matthew received the university's Hoffman Award for Excellence in Teaching, and his drawings have been recognized with awards by the Design Communication Association and the American Society of Architectural Illustrators.

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  • ISBN: 9781781576274
  • Publication date: 06 Sep 2018
  • Page count: 128
  • Imprint: Ilex Press
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