Eric J. Jenkins, M.Arch., M.Des., AIA Headshot

School

  • School of Architecture and Planning
  • Expertise

  • Sketching/Freehand Drawing in Design
  • Thinking and Education
  • Architecture in Historic Cities and Neighborhoods
  • Urban Design
  • Architectural Education in General
  • Bata Shoe Company Architecture and Company Towns
  • Career Changes
  • Languages

  • German
  • International experience

    Jenkins has led travel programs in Turkey, Spain, UK, Germany, Italy, The Netherlands and Japan.

    His is a registered/licensed architect; American Institute of Architects, D.C. chapter, board member; former associate dean of undergraduate studies.

    In the Media

    Publications

    • Drawn to Design: Analyzing Architecture through Freehand Drawing

      Drawn to Design: Analyzing Architecture through Freehand Drawing

      Jenkins created a guide for students and teachers to understand the need for, the role of and the methods and techniques of freehand analytical sketching in architecture. The presentation focuses on drawing as an approach to and a phase of architectural design.

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    • To Scale: One Hundred Urban Plans

      To Scale: One Hundred Urban Plans

      Jenkins creates a collection of plans of urban spaces drawn at the same scale for architects, urban designers, planners and teachers, and students.

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