Joseph Black MSAI

Illustrator & Model maker & Photographer

Joe Black has been an architect for thirty years, and has used illustration skills throughout his career to demonstrate how buildings will appear when complete.
He works with various mediums including ink, airbrush, acrylic and oil paints, and produces black ink line sketches through to colour photomontages.
He has been privately commissioned on oil and acrylic paintings of buildings and landscapes, and his amateur photography has been published.
During 2010 he will be a lecturer on architectural drawing and sketching techniques at Cardonald College in Glasgow.


  • Illustrator
    • 2d plans & elevations
    • Exteriors
  • Model maker
  • Photographer


  • Opaque media
  • Marker, pen & ink
  • Pencil, pastel, graphite