This book showcases drawings by artists around the world who draw the cities where they live and travel. Authored by the founder of the nonprofit organization Urban Sketchers, this volume explains urban sketching within the context of a long historical tradition and how it is being practiced today. With profiles of leading practitioners and discussions of the benefits of working in this art form, this inspiring book shows how one can participate and experience this creative outlet through modern-day social networks and online activity. Enjoy hundreds of contemporary illustrations as well as artists' profiles and extended captions where urban sketchers share their stories, how they work, sketching tips and the tools behind each drawing.
Quarto Publishing The Art of Urban Sketching