Cityscape Art

Learn to create compelling cityscape art in a variety of styles and media, with explanations of principles such as atmospheric perspective, online galleries of stunning urban scenes from successful artists, demos on conventional cityscape painting and more experimental urban scenes.

Artwork by Shari Blaukopf, featured in Archisketcher | Urban sketching ideas at

Factors to Consider For Urban Sketching

What do you think of when you hear the words “urban sketching?” You probably envision artists studying and drawing the shapes and colors of office buildings, busy streets and perhaps oblivious passersby on their way to important, countless appointments. What’s interesting to me is comparing the similarities and differences among urban...

Watercolor Landscape Painting | Urban Sketchers

  In the June 2013 issue of Watercolor Artist, seven watercolor artists, members of the international organization Urban Sketchers, share their on-site watercolor cityscapes created all around the world. Their globe-trotting art includes city scenes from locales such as New York, Paris, Santo Domingo and Singapore. PLUS: The artists share their tried-and-true...