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Writing Architecture: A Practical Guide to Clear Communication about the Built Environment
Architects expect to design buildings. But persuading clients to carry those designs into tangible form almost always involves writing as well as designing. Yet architects, and those who write about architecture, are often more comfortable with images than words. Presenting their visions in an articulate, accessible, and convincing written form can be difficult, and profes ...more
Paperback, 240 pages
Published August 26th 2014 by Trinity University Press
(first published May 14th 2013)
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Wiseman has a pithy, practical style I appreciate. With a remarkable lack of opaque architectural lingo he clearly lays out the ingredients of good architectural writing in critical, scholarly, or professional settings.