6 November 2013
In our last two posts we looked at drawings as a thinking device and that they tend to develop from very loose and abstract images to defined, scalar representations of the building or space. Today we will look at examples of what most people identify with, the definitive drawing. We will jump ahead in the design process to images that are more complete and beyond most of the conceptual or exploratory phase.
25 October 2013
It is that simple and we enjoy it. However, what I want to make clear is the pleasure part of it isn’t what drives it. …keep reading
18 October 2013
Are you willing to order off of your architect’s menu?
If you are considering hiring an architect, let me applaud you. …keep reading
17 September 2013
In this final installment of the ‘Hiring an Architect’ series, I address the most common question I’ve heard over the years from potential residential clients- “What? Me, hire an architect?” In my experience what they're actually asking is;
“Can I afford an architect, aren’t they expensive?”
“Can’t I just by a builder house or buy plans from a book and still end up with what I want?”