Art Talk CODA Along with a team of Cornell University graduate students, Caroline O'Donnell of CODA recently entered the MoMA PS1 Young Architects Program, which gives emerging architects an opportunity to build projects conceived for PS1's space in Long Island City, Queens. CODA's winning des… Matt Mignanelli His paintings may seem simple at first glance, but spend more time with them and you'll start to admire the patterns created by light and energy. We hung out with Matt at his studio in Bushwick, Brooklyn, and talked about his work, life, and strong American work ethic while eatin… Rostarr Romon Kimin Yang, a.k.a. Rostarr, is a painter, calligrapher, and filmmaker living and working in Brooklyn. He spent much of his early career focusing on painting and graphic design, blurring the lines between the two. For the past 15 years, he has become more widely known for hi… Philip Michael Wolfson London-based architect Philip Michael Wolfson was Zaha Hadid's head of design for ten years.
Studio Output illuminates BBC's Glastonbury identity Tue, 25 Jun 2013 | By Emily Gosling Studio Output has created the branding for the BBC’s Glastonbury Festival coverage. BBC Glastonbury branding The consultancy was briefed to create a refreshed look and feel around the idea ‘think Beyoncé!’, looking to reflect the festival’s more mainstream appeal and the BBC’s increased coverage this year. Alun Edwards, creative director at Studio Output says, ‘A big part of the brief was that they wanted to update the pyramid device. Digital Moving Image - Diocesan School for Girls The production of moving image, short film and animation is an area of Visual Art education that is growing rapidly. In an era when digital technology is changing fast, the sharing of ideas, experiences and approaches is especially valuable. We are happy to publish this article by Katie Blundell, a teacher from Diocesan School for Girls, Auckland, New Zealand. Katie is part of a team who has initiated the teaching of Visual Art digital moving image at her school as part of NCEA Level 1 - a qualification typically taught to Year 11 high school students (15/16 years of age).
Fantastic logos with a hidden meaning This logo was made by Stylo Design, a design agency from Covent Garden, London. The entire logo is created with only one number; the number 8. By omitting certain parts of this number, they were able to create the brand name. At first all you see is modern typography, but there is actually a hidden meaning of Sony's VAIO logo. The first two letters represent an analog signal and the last two are the 1 and 0 of the digital world. Here of course an arrow is hidden between the letters E and X.
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9 Amazing Artists to Follow on Twitter Today's artists aren't limited to creating with paint or clay. Many of the most inventive people in the art world are thinking on a much larger scale and using unexpected materials in their work. And the best thing is that you can find many of them sharing their unique views of the world 140 characters at a time on Twitter. These nine people aren't just artists.
30 Clever Logos With Hidden Messages If you are a designer or just an average Joe, you’ve seen hundreds of logos in your lifetime. Being bombarded with advertising, we naturally learn to ignore it. Some companies slack and use Microsoft Word to create their logo. Innovative companies on the other hand, put thought in their logo design. Top 10 Websites To Watch Movies Online For Free We all love the idea of watching movies with just your Internet connection and a computer and no strings attached. Although some of you may think that this is not legal, i would say "why not try something ill-legal today". There are lots of websites which provide to watch movies online, no need to sign-up and in few clicks you are into the movie arena. Most of these sites don’t host the files due to legal disputes but they contain links to the sources, where we can get our hands dirty.
Apps in the Art Room - The Digital Art Room 2. Google DriveLots of schools are now using Google Drive. Drive is a cloud based application which allows you to create, share and manage a variety of documents, slide shows videos etc. By effectively using Google Drive, teachers and students can increase their productivity tremendously. Drive allows us to collaborate and communicate on a whole new level. Students find it especially useful for photographing notes (we have whiteboard tables) and sketches, and easily storing them away for later.
Gestalt Principles: How Are Your Designs Perceived? When your first impression of a design is positive, when you instinctively see the design as being good, it’s likely because one or more Gestalt principles of perception are at play. When you look at a design and admire one or two of it’s parts, it’s likely because those parts are adhering to one or more Gestalt principles. One of the best things you can do as a designer is to learn these principles and understand what they tell us about how people perceive visual objects and the arrangements of visual objects.
Smarthistory: a multimedia web-book about art and art history Smarthistory offers more than 1500 videos and essays on art from around the world and across time. We are working with more than 200 art historians and some of the world's most important museums to make the best art history resource anywhere. Use the "subject" pulldown menu (go to "Arts and Humanities") at the top of this window or click on the headings below to access our content: Art history basics First things first (you are here) The materials and techniques artists use Art 1010 Prehistoric art in Europe and West Asia
A Guide to Make Money as a Graphic Designer If you’re interested in designing field or a good designer, this post would guide you to make money as a graphic designer. I am wondering with the internet technology advancements, because it has some remarkable places to show our variety of skills and we could earn money with it. Yes, here I am gonna discuss about the graphic designing jobs through this post.