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No city environment reflects the meaning of urban life better than a public place. A public place, whatever its nature -- a park, a mall, a train platform or a street corner -- is where people pass by, meet each other and at times become a victim of crime. With this book, we submit that crime and safety in public places are not issues that can be easily dealt with within the boundaries of a single discipline. The book aims to illustrate the complexity of patterns of crime and fear in public places with examples of studies on these topics contextualized in different cities and countries around the world. This is achieved by tackling five cross-cutting themes: the nature of the city's environment as a backdrop for crime and fear; the dynamics of individuals' daily routines and their ...
Genre: Arts & Photography Length: 484 Pages (13,222 KB) Lending: Not Enabled Added: Oct 1st, 2020
So you want to be an artist, or maybe a good artist.. Well you've just found a crash course that will get you sketching in the first chapter and proficient by the fifth chapter. Also, advanced and experienced artists who want a reference handbook and advanced training will find it here.
There are hundreds of drawings and step-by-step instructions. You will learn the very basic line art, proportions, perspective, and shading and eventually turn your sketches into detailed works of art. From there you will go on to composition, color basics, art materials, figure drawing, art techniques, landscape and portrait painting. Advanced work will get you into typography, camera ready art, and calligraphy.
This edition includes Beginning Perspective that most artist should know to do realistic art work. It also includes Advanced Perspective for those who want to do accurate perspective drawings from engineering drawings for production illustration.
The first four chapters are for non-atists or ...
Genre: Arts & Photography Length: 229 Pages (47,378 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Oct 1st, 2020