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Rutgers Urban Sketching: Urban Sketchers

About Urban Sketchers

About Urban Sketchers (from the website: http://www.urbansketchers.org/p/our-mission.html)- Urban Sketchers was formed in 2007 and is an international nonprofit dedicated to fostering a global community of artists who practice on-location drawing.

Mission
Our mission is to raise the artistic, storytelling and educational value of on-location drawing, promoting its practice and connecting people around the world who draw on location where they live and trave
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Urban Sketching by Richard Alomar

Richard Alomar- President of Urban Sketchers, Department Chair of Landscape Architecture, Associate Professor, and Director of Office of Urban Planning

Urban Sketchers Manifesto

Urban Sketchers Manifesto

  1. We draw on location, indoors or out, capturing what we see from direct observation.
  2. Our drawings tell the story of our surroundings, the places we live and where we travel.
  3. Our drawings are a record of time and place.
  4. We are truthful to the scenes we witness.
  5. We use any kind of media and cherish our individual styles.
  6. We support each other and draw together.
  7. We share our drawings online.
  8. We show the world, one drawing at a time.

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