WEEK 9: Nov 20th – Nov 24th
Final poster project

NO CLASS ON THURSDAY FOR ROOM 5140!!!
For 5140: Please pair up with another classmate via slack/email to vet/choose one of your sketches to continue working on. Start developing that idea/sketch on the computer. Please bring a print out of a digital rough of your design to next week's class.

FOR CLASS ROOM 5142  — In class:

There will be a presentation which will feature the work of Saul Bass.

BREAK

Feedback on sketches. Most of the class will be a work session for students to work on their projects.

 

Homework:

First draft of poster due next week. Work in progress feedback session will be held during the next class. Bring color print outs of what you have to the next class.

 

 

 

 


Resources

LECTURES

Elements of Design (PDF file)

Gestalt Presentation (PDF file)

Armin Hoffman (PDF file)

Edward Fella & Paula Scher (PDF file)

Chermayeff & Geismar (PDF file)

Saul Bass (PDF file)

Multiple Designers (PDF file)

 

RESOURCES

Syllabus (PDF file)

Anatomy of letters (PDF)

Critique Guide (PDF file)

Typeface choices (PDF file)

Logo Process (PDF file)

Chapter 1 & 2 Outline (PDF file)

Chapter 3 Outline (PDF file)

Chapter 4 Outline (PDF file)

Chapter 5 Outline (PDF file)

Chapter 6 Outline (PDF file)

Chapter 7 Outline (PDF file)

Chapter 8 Outline (PDF file)

 

HOW TO'S

Using the Classroom Scanner (PDF file)

How to Survive Critique

Critique Guide (PDF file)

Prepping your 2x2 shape

Printing b&w and color (PDF file)

Loading fonts into Suitcase (PDF file)

 

SITES OF INTEREST

Anatomy of letters

Pentagram site (Paula Scher)

Paula Scher video

Edward Fella site (Personal site)

Chermayeff & Geismar

Frida Clements

Invisible Creature

Emory Douglas

Jeff Kleinsmith / Patent Pending industries

Jessie LeDoux / LeDouxville

Sasha Barr

Gig Posters

American Poster Institute

13 African American Graphic Designers You Should Know, Part 1

13 African American Graphic Designers You Should Know, Part 2

Kenya Hara

Saki Mafundikwa

Jessica Walsh

AIGA symbol sets

Ji Lee - Word As Image

Visual Words/Wordmarks

 

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