Silent And Very Fast

by catherynne M. Valente

0 avg rating
Book 23 of 28 in the Best Robot Science Fiction
9 votes 2 comments

The Art of Urban Sketching is both a comprehensive guide and a showcase of location drawings by artists around the world who draw the cities where they live and travel. Authored by the founder of the nonprofit organization Urban Sketchers (, this beautiful, 320-page volume explains urban sketching within the context of a long historical tradition and how it is being practiced today. With profiles of leading practitioners and discussions of the benefits of working in this art form, this inspiring book shows how one can participate and experience this creative outlet through modern-day social networks and online activity. You'll find more than 600 beautiful, contemporary illustrations, as well as artists' profiles and extended captions where these urban sketchers share their stories, how they work, sketching tips, and the tools behind each drawing. With sketches and observations from more than 50 cities in more than 30 countries, The Art of Urban Sketching offers a visually arresting, storytelling take on urban life from different cultures and artistic styles, as well as insight into various drawing techniques and mediums.

Other books in series

Readers Also Liked

by William Hertling
by Justina Robson
by Paolo Bacigalupi
by walter tevis

Silent And Very Fast ranks on the following lists

leave a comment

Anonymous | 2013-09-08 02:58:23
The book's proper title is "Silently and Very Fast", not "Silent and Very Fast". Cheers!
Anonymous | 2015-09-24 03:34:10
Popular Lists with Silent And Very Fast
Best Robot Science Fiction
Best Robot Science Fiction Ranked 23 out of 28 28 Books 280 Voters

Notice: Trying to get property of non-object in /home/best/public_html/lists/list/item.php on line 533

Find Us on Facebook