This book focuses on the exciting possibilities for representing the built environment with all the techniques - both ancient and modern - that are now available. It teaches students the following skills: how to draw using a range of media, the basic rules of making effective spatial images, how to read a drawing, and how to express ideas through appropriate media and forms of communication.
Following a brief introduction, the book is divided into three sections: Media, Types and Places. Each section is illustrated with exemplary drawings and accompanying commentaries. Step-by-step sequences and practical tips will further help students to make the most of their newly acquired skills. This book is an indispensable practical and inspirational resource in architectural schools and practices alike.