Cover sketches for Sakura

The Pigma Micron fineliner from Sakura are some of my favorites. I’ve always liked the accuracy in line weights. Slightly too dry for my type of works, but steady line

181 Fremont Street – Interiors

I was recently invited to photograph the interiors for 181 Fremont Street – probably the most ambitious new highrise in San Francisco. Full height partitions separate the kitchen from the

Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive by Diller Scofidio + Renfro

I recently had the chance to see and photograph the interior of the Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive by Diller Scofidio + Renfro. Clean interiors, with strong color

Some recent live sketches

Some recent live sketches from San Francisco. Freehand, sketch time 10-25 minutes. I go directly in black ink in most cases, no pencil, hence the innacuracies.

How to Green a Concrete Structure

Herzog de Meuron, 1111 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach, FL — an unpredictable structure. Not your common parking garage…

Morning Sketch Walk by Lake Merritt

I am posting some of the sketches I’ve made during a 2.5 hour walk by Lake Merritt, Oakland, CA

A day at the New Museum, NYC

A day at the museum – a must do, both for the exhibit and for the building itself – SANAA did great again. New Museum, NYC      

Doors / Entries / Portals

A few of my recent architectural sketches. All done on velum, black ink. Entry - Flatiron Building, NYC Julia Morgan - Berkeley At Columbia University, NYC

A little article about me with Adobe…

  “When he’s not busy working as an architect, Dan Hogman roams San Francisco to coax new tales from his adopted city’s old buildings.” — See the full article on Adobe’s website

I am on dpreview!

“Dan Hogman has made a career as an architect, while pursuing photography in his free time. In his eyes the two fields are closely related, and finds photography helps him look for

170 Amsterdam / Handel Architects

170 Amsterdam / Handel Architects, with the prominent concrete skeleton. 20-story, rents ranging from $3,375 for a 519-square-foot studio to $7,700 for a 1,281-square-foot two-bedroom. 239 units are studios and one-bedrooms. Source,

Around IIT, Chicago Campus

Always good to revisit the IIT Campus. The classics - Crown Hall, Mies van der Rohe, Rem Koolhaas, OMA

Thom Mayne Morphosis / Emerson College

Emerson College --- a bold move with the rectangular frame. The curvaceous cluster of classrooms might be a little unfortunately positioned. I do like the idea of a self contained urban campus, which

3D Geometry Sketch

Freehand Sketch. More later… -dh

Space Study No. 11

Space Study No. 11. – dh

Massing Study Sketch – Multifamily Residential Lofts

Massing Study Sketch – Multifamily Residential Lofts — A quick study. More later… -DH

America’s Cup Pavilion – The Opening Reception

The 34th America’s Cup will be sailed in September 2013 in San Francisco, California, with 72-foot (21.9 m) wing-sail catamarans. Golden Gate Yacht Club (GGYC) is the defender of the America’s Cup, after their racing team, Oracle Team USA defeated the Swiss Alinghi team of Société

San Francisco Transbay Terminal – Progress

The San Francisco Transbay development plan is a massive redevelopment plan for the Transbay Terminal area, South of Market near the Financial District in San Francisco. The new Transbay Transit Center will replace the since-demolished San Francisco Transbay Terminal, and

Travel Shot – Munich Frauenkirche

  From Wikipedia –  — The Frauenkirche (full name Dom zu Unserer Lieben Frau, “Cathedral of Our Dear Lady”) is a church in the Bavarian city of Munichthat serves as the cathedral of the Archdiocese of Munich and Freising and seat

Braşov’s Old Town, Black Church in Backgorund

Barcelona and Torre Agbar by Jean Nouvel

Media-TIC by Enric Ruiz Geli

Cathedral of Santa Eulalia, Barcelona. Interior Shot

The Cathedral of the Holy Cross and Saint Eulalia (Catalan: Catedral de la Santa Creu i Santa Eulàlia, Spanish: Catedral de la Santa Cruz y Santa Eulalia), also known as Barcelona Cathedral, is the Gothic cathedral and seat of

Aerial – Seattle Ship Canal and Locks

City Center by Daniel Libeskind

Photovoltaics on UCSF Parking Structure – Stanley Saitowitz

Mission Bay Block 27 Parking Structure by WRNS Studio

Antelope Canyon Wall Detail

From Wikipedia:  Antelope Canyon is the most-visited and most-photographed slot canyon in the American Southwest. It is located on Navajo land near Page, Arizona. Antelope Canyon includes two separate, photogenic

Church of the Holy Cross by Frank Lloyd Wright

City Center Elevation by Daniel Libeskind

Storm in Arizona

Curtain Wall Detail at World Trade Center #7

Seagram Building Lobby Detail by Mies van der Rohe

New York Times Building by Renzo Piano

American Folk Art Museum, Facade Detail

80 Spruce Street by Frank Gehry in New York

Under construction, as of late 2010

Morphosis – Cooper Union

New Museum of New York City by SANAA

Architects: SANAA, Kazuyo Sejima and Ryue Nishizawa Location: New York City, 235 Bowery Year: 2005-2007 More: The building has been described as "a sculptural stack of rectilinear boxes dynamically shifted

Sunset in San Francisco

Central Los Angeles Area High School #9 by Coop Himmelblau

Dominus Winery by Herzog de Meuron

The invisible building. It is usually off limits to general public. This is the best view of it from the street.  

San Francisco Federal Building by Morphosis

Lever House by Skidmore, Owings and Merrill