Graphic Design for Architects
By Karen Lewis
Routledge – 2013 – 224 pages
A studio handbook of techniques, explanations and examples of successful graphic design relevant to architects – this book covers a variety of scales of graphic design, everything from portfolio design and competition boards, to signage and building super-graphics – to address every stage of the reader’s architectural career. Beautifully illustrated in full color, a global range of cases bring the principles to life.
Introduction: The Significance of Graphic Design Part 1: Getting a Job 1. Portfolios 2. Resumes Part 2: Presenting to an Audience 3. Competitions 4. Presentations 5. Books Part 3: Architectural Communication 6. Diagrams 7. Information Graphics 8. Maps Part 4: Communication as Architecture 8. Signage and Wayfinding 9. Super Graphics 10. Events