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Archidoodle: Dream, Design, and Draw Buildings

Archidoodle: Dream, Design, and Draw Buildings


By Steve Bowkett


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This innovative book is the first to provide a fun,
interactive way to learn about architecture. Filled with
an array of beautiful and elegant drawings, it poses all
manner of architectural challenges for the user: from
designing your own skyscraper, to drawing an island
house or creating a Constructivist monument, plus
many others more.
Aimed at anyone who loves drawing buildings, it
encourages the user to imagine their own creative
solutions by sketching, drawing and painting in the
pages of the book. In so doing, they will learn about a
whole range of significant architectural issues, such as
the importance of site and materials, how to furnish
a space, how to read plans, how to create sustainable
cities and so on.
The book also includes numerous examples of works
and ideas by major architects to draw inspiration from
and will appeal to everyone from children to students
to architects.



• A fun book to help you develop and explore your own
architectural ideas

• Learn about the history and concepts of architecture along
the way

• Ideal for architecture students and for anyone who wants to
be an architect

More Details

Size: 8 1/4 x 10 3/4 in;
Pages: 160 pp;
200 illustrations
Publication: October 2013
ISBN: 9781780673219
ISBN10: 1780673213
Steve Bowkett has taught and practiced architecture for over 25 years in numerous universities and art colleges and is currently a Senior Lecturer at London South Bank University. He studied at the Royal College of Art in London and the Polytechnic of Central London.