Visit our Christmas Gift Finder
Drawing - the Purpose (Paperback)
  • Drawing - the Purpose (Paperback)
zoom

Drawing - the Purpose (Paperback)

(editor), (editor)
£21.50
Paperback 128 Pages / Published: 21/08/2009
  • Not available

This product is currently unavailable.

  • This item has been added to your basket
This is a co-edited volume, focusing on why drawing is used in creative processes with contributions from academic and practical perspectives. It features clear illustrations of drawings made by the practitioners studied to back up the readable and accessible essays. It presents an interdisciplinary, wide-ranging cross section of both well-known and emerging practitioners. It raises questions that are frequently asked and discussed, but not researched or investigated methodically.To clear their minds and organize their ideas, artists will often start projects by drawing sketches. "Drawing" asks why artists and designers use drawing in that way to kick-start their creative thinking, considering the application of drawing and its various uses across disciplines. From the interdisciplinary perspectives of archaeology, jewellery design, illustration, and landscape architecture, this innovative volume highlights how drawing is used in the professional world. With examples from both contemporary and historical contexts, "Drawing" will be an invaluable resource for practitioners and scholars seeking a rationale for why we draw.

Publisher: Intellect Books
ISBN: 9781841502014
Number of pages: 128
Weight: 272 g
Dimensions: 174 x 230 x 13 mm

You may also be interested in...

Some Wear Leather, Some Wear Lace
Added to basket
Living and Sustaining a Creative Life
Added to basket
Videogames and Art
Added to basket
£43.00
Paperback
Twin Peaks
Added to basket
£22.50
Hardback
The Art of Defiance
Added to basket
£28.00
Paperback
The Artist as Curator
Added to basket

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.