Application & Interactions – Week 7: Positioning and Trends

Week 7 Lecture & Resources Trend Research Asos – Visual Search Tool The online fashion retailer Asos introduced an innovative feature to their smartphone ecommerce app in 2018 – effectively a reverse-image search tool, which allows users to upload a photograph or image of clothing and utilises AI technology to analyse the image. This data,… Continue reading Application & Interactions – Week 7: Positioning and Trends

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