Book preview: DRIVE by Scott Robertson

Automotive Design 9 Aug 2010
Book preview: DRIVE by Scott Robertson

Concept designer Scott Robertson has announced his upcoming book titled "DRIVE", featuring his latest vehicle designs and artworks. It will include more than 300 illustrations and will be published by Design Studio Press in November 2010.

Drive by Scott Robertson Book Cover“DRIVE – Vehicle sketches and renderings” is the latest effort by Scott Robertson, a renown concept designer and educator, author of several instructional DVDs on traditional and digital drawing techniques, published by Gnomon Workshops.

“Drive” follows the success of his prior two vehicle design brooks, “Start Your Engines” and” Lift Off”, both published by Design Studio Press, a specialty publisher focused on original artistic works and educational books, and founded by Scott Robertson himself.

On his “Drawthrough” weblog, Scott Robertson has posted several work-in-progress posts, which include sketches, test renderings and final images.

The book will be 9″ x 11″ landscape format, with 176 pages and over 300 illustrations. It will be available from November 2010 in paperback ($34.95) and hardcover ($49.95) editions.

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Interesting resources

On last May Driven Mavens has published a video report on a lecture held by Scott Robertson at the Detroit Center for Creative Studies (CCS).

Drive Aerospace Design SketchesDrive Design SketchesIn addition to this, an interesting audio interview was featured in the episode No.20 of the Car Design Fetish Podcast series.

About Scott Robertson

Drive by Scott Robertson PreviewScott Robertson graduated with honors with a B.S. degree in Transportation Design in April 1990.

He began teaching at Art Center College of Design in 1995, first at Art Center Europe in Vevey, Switzerland, and then in Pasadena, California where he still teaches today.

Some of his clients have included BMW Designworks/USA, Mattel Toys, Scifi Lab, Minority Report feature film, Nike, Universal Studios, Rockstar Games, Sony Online Entertainment and Fiat.

For more information you can visit Scott’s weblog and official website.

(Source: Drawthrough, Design Studio Press)

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