Architectural graphics

Architectural graphics

Editorial
John Wiley & Sons
Materia
Arquitectura
Encuadernación
Tapa blanda o Bolsillo
Nº páginas
256
ISBN
978-0-470-39911-8
EAN
9780470399118
Dimensiones
279 x 218 mm.
Peso
17
Fecha publicación
01-12-2009

Autor

Francis D. K. Ching (Honolulú, 1943) es profesor emérito del College of Built Environments de la University of Washington (Seattle), donde ha ejercido la mayor parte de su larga trayectoria como docente. Desde la edición en 1974 de Architectural Graphics (Manual de dibujo arquitectónico, 1976), la primera de una larga serie de obras que han hecho internacionalmente famoso a este maestro del dibujo arquitectónico, Ching ha publicado títulos tan importantes como Diccionario visual de arquitectura (1997), Dibujo y proyecto (con S. P. Juroszek 1999), Diseño de interiores (con C. Binggeli, 2011) y Una historia universal de la arquitectura (con M. M. Jarzombek y V. Prakash, 2011), todos ellos editados por la Editorial Gustavo Gili.

Sinopsis

Francis D.K. Ching's architectural bestseller, thoroughly updated Since 1975, Architectural Graphics has been a bestselling classic that has introduced countless students of architecture and design to the fundamentals of graphic communication. Featuring Francis D.K. Ching's signature graphic style, it illustrates how to use graphic tools and drafting conventions to translate architectural ideas into effective visual presentation. This Fifth Edition has been updated to reflect the latest drawing techniques helping it remain the leading book on the topic. The latest edition of the classic book on architectural drawing by the master of architectural communication Over 500,000 copies sold of previous editions Revised and expanded to include more information on computer-generated graphics and the latest drawing conventions for architectural representation The author is world-renowned for his numerous architecture and design books, including Architecture: Form, Space, and Order; A Global History of Architecture; Interior Design Illustrated; Building Codes Illustrated; and Building Construction Illustrated, all from Wiley.