March 13, 2024 at 1:00 p.m. in the auditorium in the „Kotłownia” building, ul. Warszawska 24, there was a lecture by Professor Gerd Sedelies, as a visiting professor at the Faculty of Architecture of the PK.

In this lecture, Professor Gerd Sedelies will explore the transformative power of hand drawings in architecture. Drawing on his extensive experience as a draughtsman and drawing professor at the Berliner Hochschule für Technik and his teaching positions at prestigious institutions such as TU Delft in the Netherlands and RWTH Aachen University in Germany, Professor Sedelies will look at the unique ability of hand drawings to convey ideas, visions, concepts and emotions with the ultimate design and thinking tool of any architect. Through a series of engaging examples and case studies, Professor Sedelies will demonstrate how hand drawings can capture the essence of a design, convey spatial relationships and evoke a sense of place and atmosphere. He will also discuss the role of hand drawings in the creative process and emphasize their importance as a tool for exploration, experimentation, spinning ideas. Whether you are a student interested in learning more about the art and power of architectural drawing or an experienced architect looking to improve your drawing skills, this lectifre promises to inspire and enlighten. Join Professor Gerd Sedelies in celebrating the enduring power of hand drawings in the architectural design process.    

Professor Gerd Sedelies

Recording of the lecture coming soon.