this turns into this

Posted on Aug 19, 2010 in architecture, buildings, drawings, landscape, urbanism | One Comment

A childhood spent with coloring books has led me to this point — simple thick black lines on pulpy gray newsprint depict fairy tale scenes and snapshots from Saturday morning cartoons. Unlike those two dimensional worlds commanding you to stay within the prescribed lines, we now get to invent our own lines. If that line ...

it’s always night in cad

Posted on Aug 17, 2010 in architecture, drawings, landscape, shanghai, urbanism | One Comment

Some CAD images from our current competitions… CAD is not my favorite place to draw…in fact, it has historically been one my least favorite, but I’m coming around. There is something extremely satisfying about drawing a line that is literally a mile long. And though it is a tool for extreme precision, there is a ...