After deciding against the idea to use dots as the basis for the visual aesthetic of the show I decided to think more about the theme of Language in design that the brief is based around. After our workshops with regular Practice and using the drawings of the Wellcome collection content I wanted to see how the show could work using things that we use to communicate these being hands, mouths and eyes. Continue reading Design Competition: Project 1 Summer Show Sponsorship Pitch, Another Idea/ Theme
During one of our initial sit down discussion we talked about the different aspects of putting together the show that we would need to address when making our pitch presentation. Continue reading Design Competition: Project 1 Summer Show Sponsorship Pitch, Group Discussion
Upon starting this project I firstly thought about the previous summer shows put on by visual communication. My first thought was about what the visual aesthetic could be based on and I had the idea to base it on the peg boards that are a recurring furniture item in the summer show and how a simple thing like this could be used to create the visual aesthetic of the show. Continue reading Design Competition: Project 1 Summer Show Sponsorship Pitch, Initial thoughts
We have had another workshop in groups where we have went out in search of images of the area around us from building and spaces, sounds and conversations to illustrations and found objects. After completing this we went to the Bishopsgate Archive to look at some historical documents ranging from books to illustrated pamphlets. The final part of the workshop was to but together a small exhibition of what we had found and what we could find to direct us in the work. Continue reading Workshops: Visual research
Our latest studio visit was to the Grand Visual a design and production company that specialists in out of home screen based campaigns and are experts in maximizing viewership of their creations utilizing social media and interactive advertising to encapsulate the audience. Continue reading Studio Visit: Grand Visual
In our latest workshop with the people from Accelerator we did some group exercises to help us in working together. Continue reading Design Competition: Project 1 Summer Show Exhibition and Sponsorship Pitch, Accelerator Group Workshop.
In todays work shop with kim we took a look at some examples of type specimens and then set about creating our own with indesign.
Another of our workshops with people from regular practice consisted of taking up different tools and materials and drawing images from our exhibition research. Continue reading Design Competition: Project 1 Summer Show Sponsorship Pitch, Drawing and Mark Making workshop
Our third year has began and the Londonmet Vis comm students have been assigned their chosen (possibly not chosen) studios for the year. In the Futures Past studio our first activity consisted of a walk along Roman Road to begin our working with The Roman Road trust a charity dedicated to building a better high street and community for the local people of Roman Road.
Our latest group project in the Creative Industry Practice class has been to create a kickstarter page as a way to update our market ready brands and ideas. Continue reading Creative Industry Practice: KickStarter Project