WorldCat Identities

Porter, Tom

Overview
Works: 59 works in 479 publications in 6 languages and 9,070 library holdings
Genres: Terminology  Designs and plans  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: NC1000, 729
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Tom Porter
Manual of graphic techniques 1 : for architects, graphic designers, & artists by Tom Porter( Book )

126 editions published between 1980 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 2,179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to rendering plans: interiors, elevations, site selections and sectional perspectives
How architects visualize by Tom Porter( Book )

11 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Color for architecture by Tom Porter( Book )

24 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Architectural color : a design guide to using color on buildings by Tom Porter( Book )

6 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Design drawing techniques : for architects, graphic designers & artists by Tom Porter( Book )

29 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An invaluable tool for the architect, artist and graphic designer, `Design Drawing Techniques' shows how each element of an orthographic or perspective drawing can be produced in a variety of ways. Enriched with details culled from the work of successful and well known architects, this book provides a much needed alternative to existing texts
Architectural drawing masterclass : graphic techniques of the world's leading architects by Tom Porter( Book )

15 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memorial: Reinhard Quade Waterloo Fire Dept
Archispeak : an illustrated guide to architectural terms by Tom Porter( Book )

22 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Porter aims to demystify 'archispeak', the specialised jargon employed by architects in their work. This volume offers definition and elucidation of over 300 terms
The architect's eye : visualization and depiction of space in architecture by Tom Porter( Book )

17 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Porter explores the way we see and the way we draw architectural ideas. He looks at the new ways of depicting the shapes and colours of architectural constructions using modern computer aided design software and "virtual reality models."
Designer primer : for architects, graphic designers, & artists by Tom Porter( Book )

10 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This fully illustrated manual of objective drawing and design drafting skills has been designed specifically for students of architecture and the arts. The novice is introduced to drawing mediums and their rendering potentials, along with a variety of useful methods for achieving drawing accuracy
Architectural drawing by Tom Porter( Book )

5 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handbuch der graphischen Techniken für Architekten und Designer by Tom Porter( Book )

31 editions published between 1980 and 1986 in German and Undetermined and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Graphik, Zeichnen, Perspektive, Parallelprojektion, reprographische Technik, Farbe
Architectural supermodels : physical design simulation by Tom Porter( Book )

10 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colour outside by Tom Porter( Book )

13 editions published between 1982 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selling architectural ideas by Tom Porter( Book )

20 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selling Architectural Ideas explores the promotional role of architectural graphics and drawings at the point of communication, i.e. at their point of sale
Will Alsop : the noise by Tom Porter( Book )

14 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Driven by his three tenets of architecture, Diversity, Individuality and Naughtiness. Will Alsop paints his way into architecture through a design process that acts as a conduit for the dreams and aspiration of others. Moving from public consultation to the privacy of his painting studio ù it is here, born in the liquidity of paint, the flourish of line and the serendipity of collage, that Alsop disengages from cultural baggage, discards the tyranny of taste and opens up to a world of less predictable and more diverse solutions
Colour for architecture today by Tom Porter( Book )

9 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction -- 1. Why and how we see colour -- 2. Colour mapping : colour at the city scale -- 3. The NCS (natural color system) and research applications -- 4. Architects and colour at the building scale -- 5. Colour psychology and colour aesthetics -- 6. Into the light
Graphic design techniques for architectural drawings by Tom Porter( Book )

7 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orthographics - Paraline projection drawing - Cad and computer graphics
Treasury of graphic techniques : for architects, graphic designers & artists by Tom Porter( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Archispeak : an illustrated guide to architectural design terms by Tom Porter( Book )

9 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This unique illustrated guide will help students understand the nuances of this specialised language and help them in communicating their own design ideas
Manual de técnicas gráficas para arquitectos, diseñadores y artistas by Tom Porter( Book )

9 editions published between 1983 and 1987 in Spanish and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Archispeak : an illustrated guide to architectural terms
Alternative Names
Porter, Thomas Edward

Porter, Thomas Edward 1938-

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Design drawing techniques : for architects, graphic designers & artistsArchitectural drawing masterclass : graphic techniques of the world's leading architectsArchispeak : an illustrated guide to architectural termsThe architect's eye : visualization and depiction of space in architectureDesigner primer : for architects, graphic designers, & artistsArchitectural supermodels : physical design simulationSelling architectural ideasWill Alsop : the noise