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architectural sketches

IONEL SCHEIN, sketch, Maison tout en plastiques, Salon des Arts ménagers, Paris, 1956. Photo: Frac Centre.
TADAO ANDO Church on the Water, Tomamu, Hokkaido, Japan, Elevation and plan, sketch 1985–1988. Photo: MoMA.
ARATA ISOZAKI, Nara Convention Hall, Nara, Japan, Perspective sketches for plaza and entrance lobby, c. 1992.
MARIO BOTTA, sketch of Church San Giovanni Battista (Saint John the Baptist). Image via: Pietra di Paragone.
LOUIS KAHN, Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth 1966-72. Preliminary Section Studies of Vault and Reflectors.

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