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Stephen Wiltshire (born 1974) is an autistic savant who was diagnosed with autism when he was three years old. Over a period of time, his autistic savant abilities developed and he became an accomplished architectural artist. Wiltshire was born on April 21st, 1974 in London, to Colvin and Geneva Wiltshire, who are of West Indian origins. At the age of three, he was diagnosed with autism. The same year (1977) his father died in a motor cycle accident. He was nonverbal during his early...

Stephen Wiltshire (born is an autistic savant who was diagnosed with autism when he was.

Stephen Wiltshire's Unbelievably Detailed Drawings Made From Memory (PHOTOS, VIDEO)  Stephen Wiltshire spoke his first words, 'pencil' and 'paper' at five years old. At the age of eight, the late British Prime Minister Edward Heath commissioned Wiltshire to draw the Salisbury Cathedral. At 11 years old Wiltshire drew a perfect, intensely detailed picture of the London cityscape after a single helicopter ride. Perhaps it is not surprising that Wiltshire was diagnosed with autism when he was…

Stephen Wiltshire Draws Cities From Memory

Before Stephen Wiltshire was able to speak, he was drawing startlingly accurate depictions of what he observed in his world. Born in London, Stephen was diagnosed with autism at age but at the same time his career as a revered artist was just

After Only a 20 Min Helicopter Ride Autistic Artist Stephen Wiltshire Drew an 18ft Sketch of the NY Skyline from Memory

After Only a 20 Min Helicopter Ride Autistic Artist Stephen Wiltshire Drew an Sketch of the NY Skyline from Memory HOLY COW

Stephen Wiltshire - The Gherkin Bldng, London

Gherkin Building London - originals and prints by Stephen Wiltshire MBE

Construction of Shard of Glass (London) - drawings and paintings by Stephen Wiltshire MBE

Construction of Shard of Glass (London) - Original drawings, prints and limited editions by Stephen Wiltshire MBE

Stephen Wiltshire is an artist who draws and paints detailed cityscapes,    As a child he was mute, and did not relate to other people. Aged three, he was diagnosed as autistic.

Stephen Wiltshire is an artist who draws and paints detailed cityscapes. He has a particular talent for drawing lifelike, accurate representations of cities, sometimes after having only observed them briefly.

This is Steven Wiltshire, an autistic savant with a vast photographic memory, and genius-level technical drawing skills; he draws accurate landscapes from memory after only a single view. For this drawing he was flown via helicopter one time over Manhattan. Afterwards, he drew freehanded the entire cityscape onto a hanging scroll- without any visual or verbal guides to jog his memory.

Complex skylines drawn from memory

steven wiltshire - draws accurate landscapes from MEMORY after only a single visit. I recall watching a documentary about his story. He truly is a remarkable individual.

View of City of London from Tower Bridge - drawings and paintings by Stephen Wiltshire MBE

View of City of London from Tower Bridge - Original drawings, prints and limited editions by Stephen Wiltshire MBE

St Pauls Cathedral and London skyline with River Thames - drawings and paintings by Stephen Wiltshire MBE

St Pauls Cathedral and London skyline with River Thames - Stephen Wiltshire MBE

The Ritz Hotel, Piccadilly, London - drawings and paintings by Stephen Wiltshire MBE

The Ritz Hotel, Piccadilly, London - Original drawings, prints and limited editions by Stephen Wiltshire MBE

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