Online Journal, AIS is focused on the image production realms that are connected with Architecture and Design, among others architectural and design photography, 2D and 3D drawing technologies (CAD) project and inspirational illustration.

Blind peer reviewed Open Access regular scientific publication devoted to to contribute to the knowledge exchange of researchers and professionals interested in developing the particular relations that drawing and sketching have on different areas of application.

AIS is international and have English as the working language. The AIS Journal is included in the 5-year experience of the Urban Creativity conference and publishing activities. Promoted by AP2 (non profit scientific association) associated with the Faculty of Fine Arts of the University of Lisbon, Research Unit CIEBA.

The handling of special issues, adhere to the journal Reference Style, Editorial Procedures and Peer-Review, and Ethics. Depending on the issue the special issues could have specific scientific committee compositions. 

About Open Access:
This is an open access journal which means that all content is freely available without charge to the user or his/her institution. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles, or use them for any other lawful purpose, without asking prior permission from the publisher or the author. This is in accordance with the BOAI definition of open access.

About Copyright:
Authors retain the copyright to their work, licensing it under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (CC BY-NC). Authors are permitted to post their work online in institutional/disciplinary repositories or on their own websites