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Porter, Tom

Overview
Works: 132 works in 507 publications in 4 languages and 9,173 library holdings
Genres: Terminology  Designs and plans  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author, Speaker, Arranger, Commentator, Editor, Narrator, Host, Creator, Production personnel
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 )

95 editions published between 1980 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,701 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

Manual of graphic techniques 3 : for architects, graphic designers, & artists by Tom Porter( Book )

20 editions published between 1980 and 2000 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

4 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

28 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 306 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 )

12 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 299 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 )

14 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in English and held by 278 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 )

15 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and Spanish and held by 268 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
Color for architecture by Tom Porter( Book )

5 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Architectural drawing by Tom Porter( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

25 editions published between 1980 and 1986 in German and Undetermined and held by 215 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

Selling architectural ideas by Tom Porter( Book )

20 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 186 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
Colour outside by Tom Porter( Book )

9 editions published in 1982 in English and Italian and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Will Alsop : the noise by Tom Porter( Book )

10 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 165 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 )

8 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 156 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
Airbrush illustration for architecture by George Dombek( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

 
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Manual of graphic techniques 3 : for architects, graphic designers, & artists
Alternative Names
Porter, Thomas E. 1938-2010

Porter, Thomas Edward

Porter, Thomas Edward 1938-

Porter, Thomas Edward 1938-2010

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Languages
English (286)

German (22)

Spanish (8)

Italian (1)

Covers
Manual of graphic techniques 3 : for architects, graphic designers, & artistsDesign 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 ideas