Application & Interactions – Week 5: Competitive Context

Week 5 Lecture & Resources Jessica Hische & Marian Bantjes at Design Indaba 2013 This design talk from two well-known lettering artists provided some useful food for thought on success and women in design. – Your studies are what you make of them. Make the most of it and connect with the people on your… Continue reading Application & Interactions – Week 5: Competitive Context

Application & Interactions – Week 4: Outcome & Ambition

Week 4 Lecture & Resources Research A photographer’s creative response to the “restlessness of lockdowns” I found an editorial on the Aperture website about how Nepalese photographer Tirtha Lawati responded creatively to the experience of living through lockdowns in the UK, which “forced Lawati to confront his own conception of home over an extended period… Continue reading Application & Interactions – Week 4: Outcome & Ambition

Application & Interactions – Week 3: Development

Week 3 Lecture & Resources Research Visual Inspiration for Journal I was really inspired by the beautiful botanical art of Julia Whitney Barnes, who makes cyanotypes with flowers and adds colourful painted details to create visually striking compositions. Equally striking are the “Nature Medleys” of artist Jill Bliss, shown below. I also encountered a really… Continue reading Application & Interactions – Week 3: Development

Application & Interactions – Week 2: Ideas, Craft and Context

Week 2 Lecture & Resources Research Workshop Challenge Moodboards Click on any of the images below to view larger. Bold Graphics: inspired by visual effects with strong contrasts such as blackout poetry, graffiti/street art and the art of Jean-Michel Basquiat. Creative Collage: inspired by layered, textural effects, experimenting with a mixture of surfaces and mark… Continue reading Application & Interactions – Week 2: Ideas, Craft and Context

Application & Interactions – Week 1: Brief Analysis

Week 1 Lecture & Resources Research Werkflow James Stringer is a digital artist who runs the London-based digital arts studio, Werkflow. He talked about how his background in art and music led him towards 3D animation, often harnessing video game technology to create it. Above is a collaborative project by Werkflow and fashion photographer Sølve… Continue reading Application & Interactions – Week 1: Brief Analysis