Architectural Drawing: A Visual Compendium of Types and Methods (4th Revised edition)

Architectural Drawing: A Visual Compendium of Types and Methods (4th Revised edition)

By: Rendow Yee (author)Paperback

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Architectural Drawing is the classic, comprehensive compendium of architectural drawing. Featuring examples from many high-profile architects and firms, the nearly one-thousand drawings and photos in this book illustrate all of the various types and methods of architectural drawing. The new Fourth Edition is fully updated throughout to cover all of the latest drawing methods and includes a new chapter on the convergence of digital and traditional drawing. Online instructor ancillaries will be offered.

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Rendow Yee has been a professor of architecture for more than twenty years. He is a former Chair of the Architecture Department at the City College of San Francisco.


Preface to the Fourth Edition Preface to the Third Edition ix Preface to the Second Edition x Preface to the First Edition xii 1. Representational Drawing 1 2. Diagramming and Conceptual Sketching 35 3. Introduction to Digital/Manual Design-Drawing Interface 91 William Chan 4. Conventional Orthogonal Terminology 133 5. Orthographic and Paraline Drawing 161 6. Linear Perspective Drawing 225 7. Light, Shade, and Shadow 329 8. Presentation Formats 375 9. Introduction to Portfolio Building 451 Epilogue 473 Drawing Exercises 475 Appendix. Tool Fundamentals, Lettering, Line Types, Sections in Action Bibliography 655 About the Author 657 Subject Index 659 Contributor Index 668 Web site Contributor Index 672 Contents of Companion Web Site ( 10. Conventional and Computerized Representation in Color 11. Interfacing Manual with Digital Media Professional Office Example: Case Studies of Architects Antoine Predock and Zaha Hadid 12. Interfacing Manual with Digital Media Academic Studio Examples Website Appendix

Product Details

  • publication date: 21/08/2012
  • ISBN13: 9781118012871
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 608
  • ID: 9781118012871
  • weight: 1396
  • ISBN10: 1118012879
  • edition: 4th Revised edition

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