Florian Afflerbach: Der Zeichner

Florian Afflerbach was an amazing urban sketcher and architect.
I wish I’d known him; I wrote to him once to tell him how his drawings were an inspiration to me… I’ve seen many many architects turn to art, but Florian’s work was exceptional.
When the crowdfunding for a tome about him was offered, I immediately said yes…

His pencil + watercolors were my favorites, and this book is full of
inspiration for me to peruse for many years.  They are delicate but not timid,
and the buildings are served by his beautiful renditions.

He painted some of my favorite architect’s buildings.

I think most will know him by his images of cars and bikes.

The book is 300 pages of amazing commentary, and mostly, images!
His legacy will live on…

Links: http://www.florian-afflerbach-der-zeichner.com/

To purchase (while they last): https://schaff-verlag.de/produkt/florian-afflerbach-der-zeichner/

And his Flickr site, amazing!

About dkatiepowellart

hollywood baby turned beach gurl turned steel&glass city gurl turned cowgurl turned herb gurl turned green city gurl. . . artist writer photographer. . . cat lover but misses our big dogs, gone to heaven. . . buddhist and interested in the study of spiritual traditions. . . foodie, organic, lover of all things mik, partner in conservation business mpfconservation, consummate blogger, making a dream happen, insomniac who is either reading buddhist teachings or not-so-bloody mysteries or autobio journal thangs early in the morning when i can't sleep
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4 Responses to Florian Afflerbach: Der Zeichner

  1. aeronm says:

    Wow, that looks like a really cool book! I will have to save up my shekels….. or euro, as the case may be! Wish Amazon carried it…… his work reminds me a little bit of Alex Hillkurtz, who is on the Watercolour Sketchers page….. simple, light, but so beautiful!


  2. Damn those are amazing! Gorgeous stuff.


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