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Matthew Brehm


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Matthew Brehm


Matthew Brehm is a Professor of Architecture at the University of Idaho, he holds degrees in architecture from the University of Notre Dame and the University of Oregon, and has been teaching architectural design with an emphasis on graphic communication since 2000. Each year since 2007, Matt has led a 2- to 3-month architecture program in Rome, Italy, with one of the courses being entirely focused on sketching on location. He has also been a workshop instructor at six Urban Sketchers International Symposiums and was one of the founding members on the non-profit organization’s board of directors. Matt’s drawings have received several awards at the Design Communication Association's Biannual Juried Drawing Exhibit, the Ken Roberts Memorial Architectural Delineation Competition, and three Awards of Excellence from the American Society of Architectural Illustrators. Matt is also the author/illustrator of three books on drawing techniques: “Sketching on Location,” “Drawing Perspective: How to See It and How to Apply It” (available in 10 languages), and “Draw Cities and Buildings in 15 Minutes” (also available in Dutch, Norwegian, Spanish, and Italian).

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1335 Ponderosa Drive Moscow ID 83843