DRAWING FROM PRACTICE: ARCHITECTS AND THE MEANING OF FREEHAND. J. Michael Welton. Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, New York, 2015. 236 pp. with 216 ills. (117 col.). 25 x 19 cm. LC 2014-22901 ISBN 9780415725088 In English.
Paperbound edition also available; see Worldwide 166117. Publisher's description: Drawing from Practice explores and illuminates the ways that 26 diverse and reputable architects use freehand drawing to shape our built environment. Author J. Michael Welton traces the tactile sketch, from initial parti to finished product, through words, images, and photographs that reveal the creative process in action. The book features drawings and architecture from every generation practicing today, including Aidlin Darling Design, Alberto Alfonso, Deborah Berke, Marlon Blackwell, Peter Bohlin, Warren Byrd, Ellen Cassilly, Jim Cutler, Chad Everhart, Formwork, Phil Freelon, Michael Graves, Frank Harmon, Eric Howeler and Meejin Yoon, Leon Krier, Tom Kundig, Daniel Libeskind, Brian McKay Lyons, Richard Meier, Bill Pedersen, Suchi Reddy, Witold Rybczynski, in situ studio, Laurinda Spear, Stanley Tigerman, and Tod Williams Billie Tsien Architects.
Indexing: Western, International (Western Style) — Post-2000 — Architecture, Drawing and Watercolor
Worldwide Number: 166116
Hardcover $180.00x (libraries receive a 10% discount on this title)