Building codes for architecture

A 3d artist that starts working with architectural visualization will have at some point, to talk and discuss architectural and construction details about a project or even read technical drawings. You may have a meeting to clarify some technical aspects of a project, and have the vocabulary and knowledge related to architecture and construction helps […]

Honeycomb House with Blender and Octane Render

From all the projects related to architectural visualization that we feature here in Blender 3D Architect, most of them will involve interior spaces. That is not because we prefer such type of project; it is because we don’t find a significant amount of exterior visualization projects. Do you want to see a great example of […]

Architectural animation: Seasons

Working with architectural animation is always a challenge because of the long render times you may expect from complex projects. By using Eevee you may cut that time drastically, but it doesn’t support all features of Cycles just yet. For a high-quality render, you probably will have to stick with Cycles for a while. Do […]

Recommended monitors for architectural visualization: June 2018

After a few weeks with no recommendations about new products for architectural visualization, we are back with a few updates. Since we got some messages from readers in our inbox asking for suggestions for good monitors on a budget, our list today will focus on affordable monitors. Nowadays we have two great options for monitors […]

Children's Nursery with Blender Cycles

Children’s Nursery with Blender Cycles

The use of Blender in architectural visualization is something that most people will connect to the final stages of development. You have a design or project that needs a presentation and using Cycles or Eevee to render realistic images will help you sell the idea. But, a project shared by an artist called dimitarsp in […]

Render to print in scale using Blender: New lesson

From all possible options to render architectural projects in Blender one that usually people forget is FreeStyle. The NPR render engine that allows you to create cartoon style images is also a great feature of Blender. Using the precision modeling options of Blender, you can create technical drawings using FreeStyle tools. It could be something […]

Recommended accessories for architectural visualization

The necessary gear to work with architectural visualization will include a great computer with the required specifications, to handle large amounts of data. But, also some accessories that will give you the necessary tools to manage architectural documents and more. We have today a few recommendations about accessories that you should consider for an architectural […]

200 free art and architecture books

200 free art and architecture books

As part of any process of formal education in visual arts like architecture and design, you will have to study art. How it evolved over the years and a few of the most important names in each field. The information will create a solid base to develop your style and develop references for your work. […]