Architecture in Perspective 28

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Jan 142013
 

Image credit: J. R. Miller & T. L. Pflueger, Architects, Pacific Telephone & Telegraph Co. Building,1924 / charcoal and graphite on paper;
32 1/2 in. x 20 in. (82.55 cm x 50.8 cm); / San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Purchase through a gift of Robin Gates;

DEADLINE Friday, February 1, 2013
The American Society of Architectural Illustrators’ annual international competition and exhibition further the Society’s objectives by selecting its members’ extraordinary work and presenting it in major venues worldwide over the course of a year. Selected artwork is also reproduced in a companion catalogue that is sold through bookstores and ASAI. The competition is open only to ASAI individual and corporate members in good standing and newly subscribed members (with entries). This is the fourth year since we introduced the Student Award of Excellence and student members are encouraged to enter. For a full description of the competition and entry requirements scroll to the bottom of this page and download an abbreviated version, along with the entry form (below).
If you need additional information or would like instructions for entering and/or an entry form to be sent to you, please contact ASAI headquarters on 760-453-2544 or [email protected]With this call for entries, ASAI announces San Francisco, California USA as its conference venue October 2-6, 2013.The American Society of Architectural Illustrators (ASAI) is an international non-profit organization dedicated to the advancement and recognition of the art, science and profession of architectural illustration. Through communication, education and advocacy, the Society strives to refine and emphasize the role of illustration in the practice and appreciation of architecture. ASAI membership is open to all illustrators, architects, designers, student and others engaged in the serious pursuit of architectural drawing as a design or presentation tool.Architecture in Perspective (AIP), ASAI’s annual international competition and exhibition further the society’s objectives by selecting its members’ most outstanding work and presenting it in major venues worldwide over the course of the year. Selected artwork also appears in the AIP catalogue and on the website at asai.org.

2012 Ken Roberts Results

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Nov 212012
 
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The Ken Roberts competition is the most senior architectural drawing competition currently in operation anywhere in the world. This years winners and finalists are worth looking at and the competion is something that should be on every visualization artists yearly todo list. The competition is open to all architecture students, professionals and architectural illustrators throughout the world. Prizes at both the student and professional level are awarded to works done by hand as well as by digital methods.

Check out the official site page for the winners and finalists.

Best in Category – Travel Sketch
Stephanie Bower
STEPHANIE BOWER, ARCHITECTURAL ILLUSTRATION
PROFESSIONAL TRAVEL SKETCH

Best in Category – Physical Submission
Chris Cornelius
STUDIO:INDIGENOUS
PHYSICAL SUBMISSION | PROFESSIONAL

Best in Category – Student Hand
Andres Jaime
SYRACUSE UNIVERSITY
STUDENT HAND

Best in Category – Student Digital/Mixed
Ross Jordan, MEng
UNIVERSITY OF SHEFFIELD
STUDENT DIGITAL/MIXED

Best in Category – Professional Hand
gary schuberth, AIA, ASAI, NCARB, LEED AP
GARY SCHUBERTH AIA
PROFESSIONAL HAND

 

Results! Cocktail Napkin Sketch Contest – 2012

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Oct 022012
 

Geoff Parker
Architect
308 Design Collaborative
Oklahoma City, OK

Winner, Professional-Geoff Parker, Architect

 Sketching is not dead and the Cocktail Napkin Sketch is alive and well thanks to Architectural Record! With over 300 entrants submitting almost 1,000 napkins, healthy would be a better description. Of course having a good amount of categories helps, but this competition is fast becoming an annual event that will really help keep the art of the sketch alive and something to aspire to. Check out the entire results here.

Winner, Non-professional Brian Droste
Intern Architect
Wight & Company
Marina City, Chicago/Bertrand Goldberg

Runners-Up, Professional

Runners-Up, Non-professional

Best Firm Submissions-A spontaneous award given to Cooper Carry for the firm with the most memorable images.

Specially Invited Entries-Entries from Eugene Kohn and Antoine Predock, yes firm leaders can still draw!

AIA Convention Winner
Alvin Oei
Designer
Randall/Baylon Architects
Los Angeles, CA

ASAI Baltimore Conference 2012

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Sep 142012
 

Bromo Seltzer Tower

The American Society of Architectural Illustrators is hosting their annual conference in Baltimore, October 17 – 21, 2012.  This conference is one of the few visualization conferences and always a great one to attend. Allowing attendees to be able to view in person the current Architecture In Perspective Exhibit, meet and spend time with others in the profession and attend a fantastic group of seminars is a special opportunity and should be seriously considered by any one in the business.

Here is a look at the schedule and you are welcome to sign up ‘a la carte’ or at a discount for everything.

Day 1  – Wednesday, October 17

Welcome Reception at Design Collective Office

Day 2 – Thursday, October 18

Trip to Washington, DC
While in DC, with tours of the National Building Museum & The Library of Congress

Boat Tour – Watermark’s The Raven

Dennis Allain & Gilbert Gorski will be presenting

Day 3 – Friday, October 19

Trolley Tour

Tim Phelps – The Art of Medical Illustration at Johns Hopkins

AIP 27 Exhibition Opening & Reception at Top of the World

Day 4 – Saturday, October 20

Baltimore Sketch Tour
Mount Vernon, Federal Hill, Fells Point & Patterson Park

AIP 27 Awards Banquet & Silent Auction

Day 5 – Sunday, October 21

Members Breakfast

Retreat commences

Have you been to an ASAI conference? Share your experiences in the comments section below.

THE 38th ANNUAL KEN ROBERTS MEMORIAL DELINEATION COMPETITION

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Aug 312012
 

Best in Show 2011 Kevin Scott

The Ken Roberts the most senior architectural drawing competition currently in operation anywhere in the world. Although this statement would hint on old and tired, just a look at last years winners and the list of this years jurors shows that this competition is going strong and worth entering. This competition with its strong student participation may make it one the the biggest influencers over today’s architectural visualization world. And if that were not enough, the prizes are really terrific!

The competyition is open to all architecture students, professionals and architectural illustrators throughout the world. Prizes at both the student and professional level are awarded to works done by hand as well as by digital methods.

Entry Deadline: Friday, October 26, 2012 5pm CST
Winners will be announced Tuesday, November 13th, 2012 7pm CST

Jury

  • Jeff Mottle, Founder, CGarchitect Digital Media Corporation
  • Carlo Aiello, Editor-in-Chief & Creative Director, eVolo Magazine
  • Michael Malone, AIA, Founder, Michael Malone Architects

Awards

  • The Award for Excellence in Hand Delineation

One Wacom Inklin and one licensed copy each of CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X6Corel Painter 12, and CorelCAD is awarded to the best student and professional entries that embodies and celebrates the art of architecture as a tool for communication through hand delineations, sketches and renderings. Professional submissions should be the result of commissioned projects, while student entries need not be based in reality, but must be hand drawn for consideration in this category.

  • The Award for Excellence in Digital/Hybrid Media

One Doghouse Laptop Computer and one licensed copy each of CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X6Corel Painter 12Corel PaintShop Pro X4 Ultimate, and Corel DESIGNER Technical Suite X5 is awarded to the best student and professional entries that demonstrate excellence through an innovative use of media. Submissions may be digital, or hybrid mixed media with preference given to those that push the envelope of architectural representation.

  • The Richard B. Ferrier Prize for Best Physical Delineation

In response to the large majority of entries being submitted electronically, this prize has been created to highlight and honor the unique properties inherent to physical drawings. KRob has traditionally been an event that honored physical submissions, and this prize is intended to maintain this practice. To be considered for this prize, the entry must be submitted physically to the AIA Dallas office. Please carefully follow the instructions for physical submissions above. For entrants registered with a U.S. mailing address only. The winner of this category will be awarded one licensed copy of CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X6 and one licensed copy of Corel Painter 12.

  • The Kevin Sloan Prize for Best Travel Sketch

This award acknowledged individuals interested in the time honored activity of drawing architecture and places to learn and understand. In lieu of drawings made to “interpret” drawings submitted for this category are made to observe, analyze and record in a sketchbook. A Wacom Inkling will be awarded to the best travel sketch entry.

  • Jurors Citation

$100 cash is awarded by each of the jurors. These citations allow the jurors to independently select any student or professional piece that they personally wish to see recognized.