Talk: Tom Robertshaw - Drawing complex structures
Eye to Pencil
with Tom Robertshaw
Eye to Pencil Studio
As a structural engineer, Tom Robertshaw spends his days exploring how creative structures can be made real. His talk will place us in the mindset of an engineer, as he discusses how freehand drawing can be used in different ways at different stages of a design process.
The point where conversations between engineers, architects and builders
meet and how drawing plays a part in thinking through ideas and
communicating them will be the starting point of the talk. Tom
Robertshaw will give us an insight into engineers' approaches to problem
solving and how drawing can crystallise ideas, alongside using our
As a director of GL&SS, a leading
engineering consultancy, Tom Robertshaw spends his days exploring how
creative structures can be made real. Among other things Tom will
discuss the difference between drawing to problem solve and drawing to
communicate, at different stages of a design process.
This talk will suit architects, designers, engineers, artists, and students and professionals from the creative industries who would like to improve their drawing skills and their understanding of the potential drawing has as a medium.
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The studio is on the 1st Floor and only accessible via stairs.