Drawings have always contained the possibility of being more radical than the architecture they represent. Given the status of architecture within the current building industry, architecture needs to be oppositional to the values of lassez-faire capitalism and its environmentally catastrophic consequences. The development of digital forms of representation has freed the architectural drawing from its historic association with its role as a vector for traditional forms of building. Architects no longer need to make drawings for buildings, but now have the opportunity to make drawings for other things.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)6-8
Number of pages3
JournalArchitecture Image Studies
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 30 Dec 2020


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