The Sketchbooks of Nicholas Grimshaw

An insight into the mind and working methods of a master architect.
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Dimensions 21 x 29.7 x 1.8cm
No. of Pages 120
SKU 02071633

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Nicholas Grimshaw is one of Britain's most celebrated architects. Thsi book presents a selection of drawings from the sketchbooks that Grimshaw has used throughout his forty-year career, revealing the importance of drawing in the development of his ideas. Including concept sketches for buildings and furniture, detailed drawings of buildings' component parts, plans of sites, and notes for meetings, presentations and speeches, the sketchbooks provide an insight into the workng mind of a master architect. With illuminating essays exploring the key role that drawing plays in architectural design, and specifically in Grimshaw's own practice, this is an invaluable title for students, professionals and enthusiasts alike.