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 unique… Continue reading Application & Interactions – Week 3: Development

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

Week 2 Lecture & Resources Design Talk Notes from watching the Walker Art Centre opening day design talk for their 2011 Graphic Design: Now in Production exhibition. Research I researched a wide range of different nature journals, botanical illustrations, visual diaries, artist/designer sketchbooks and creative mixed media collage as a starting point for ideas. The… Continue reading Application & Interactions – Week 2: Ideas, Craft and Context