Drawing

September 4, 2012, 11am PDT
Architect Michael Graves pens an opinion piece for <em>The New York Times</em> that explores the effect that computers are having on the architectural creative process. Does the decline in hand drawing result in a diminished ability for speculation?
The New York Times
Blog post
April 15, 2009, 6pm PDT

With just two weeks to go in my second semester, I like to think that I know just about everything about being a planning student by now. But when 100+ prospective students came to our campus open house last week, an easy question stumped me:

“What about drawing?”

At first I thought she was asking if she needed to have an art background coming into school. A thousand times, no. But instead she was looking to learn how to draw as a planner, which is a much trickier proposition.

Jeffrey Barg