Get ready to power up your devices and tune into another turbo-charged episode of Architecture Social! This time Stephen Drew is set to catch up with none other than the superstar of the architecture world, Hamza Shaikh!
We’re not just blowing smoke here – Hamza is the real deal! He’s an architect, writer, AI hybrid artist, and a visionary in artistic technology. When he’s not busy being awesome at his full-time gig at Gensler in London, he’s inspiring future generations with his thought-leadership, which nabbed him the ‘Individual of the Year’ award in 2021 from the Thornton Education Trust.
🏆 Today’s convo is all about what went on behind the scenes to make his epic book, ‘Drawing Attention – Architecture in the Age of Social Media.’ This isn’t just any architecture book; it’s a critical guide for architecture students and young practitioners that explores the seismic shift social media has caused in our industry.
Intrigued yet? You should be! Ever wondered how those eye-popping architectural drawings on your Insta feed come to life? Well, Hamza is about to spill the beans! 🙌 This book offers a sneak peek behind the curtain, revealing the process and technique that brings these masterpieces to life. And that’s not all, folks! It’s a treasure trove of invaluable lessons that you won’t find in your uni textbooks, featuring insights from renowned illustrators, forward-thinking minds, and rising architectural influencers.
Whether you’re a budding student sketching your first lines or a seasoned pro making architectural marvels, Hamza’s insights are your guide to standing out from the crowd. So grab your popcorn 🍿 and get ready to tune in for a lively chat and some inside scoop that you don’t want to miss!