The AT - Why 2D Drawing?

The Architectural Technologist

Feb 15 2024 • 15 mins

In this episode, Jonathan and Ethan discuss the importance of teaching 2D drawings in architectural education. Jonathan emphasizes that drawing is the means of communication in the field and teaches students the fundamentals of manual drafting. He explains the significance of line weight, scale, and hatching in conveying design intent and materials. The conversation also touches on the value of perspective drawings and the practical skills needed for effective communication in the industry. This episode provides valuable insights for both students and professionals in the architectural field. In this episode, Jonathan and Ethan discuss the importance of teaching 2D drawings in architectural education. Jonathan emphasizes that drawing is the means of communication in the field and teaches students the fundamentals of manual drafting. He explains the significance of line weight, scale, and hatching in conveying design intent and materials. The conversation also touches on the value of perspective drawings and the practical skills needed for effective communication in the industry. This episode provides valuable insights for both students and professionals in the architectural field.