The Day the World got too Weird

There’s less than a week to go now and, what seemed like a distant slagging match between rival siblings determined to bring up all the skeletons of eachothers’ pasts now feels scarily real and imminent. It’s not funny anymore. What

The Day the World got too Weird

There’s less than a week to go now and, what seemed like a distant slagging match between rival siblings determined to bring up all the skeletons of eachothers’ pasts now feels scarily real and imminent. It’s not funny anymore. What

(CTS) Global Design and Critical Sustainability – What role does design have to play in making sustainability a global priority?

What role does design have to play in making sustainability a global priority? Although it’s easy to narrow this question down to the role of Graphic Design or Visual Communication, design is actually at the heart of everything we consume:

(CTS) Global Design and Critical Sustainability – What role does design have to play in making sustainability a global priority?

What role does design have to play in making sustainability a global priority? Although it’s easy to narrow this question down to the role of Graphic Design or Visual Communication, design is actually at the heart of everything we consume:

(CTS) Design Activism: 4 – We Are Legion

Non-hierarchical social movements The documentary film We Are Legion tells the story of the rise of one of the most heavily publicised global protest movements ever known – Anonymous. Although the film appears to be presented from a very sympathetic

(CTS) Design Activism: 4 – We Are Legion

Non-hierarchical social movements The documentary film We Are Legion tells the story of the rise of one of the most heavily publicised global protest movements ever known – Anonymous. Although the film appears to be presented from a very sympathetic

(CTS) Design Activism: 3 – Space, Disobedience and Control

Write a rationale of an intervention in public space, based on group work, academic and spatial research When discussing the idea of an intervention in a public space it was necessary to first decide on an actual theme or issue to

(CTS) Design Activism: 3 – Space, Disobedience and Control

Write a rationale of an intervention in public space, based on group work, academic and spatial research When discussing the idea of an intervention in a public space it was necessary to first decide on an actual theme or issue to

(CTS) Design Activism: 2 – The Art (and Design) of Activism

Write an analysis of a piece of protest art (or more), based on your reading of Duncombe and Lambert’s text, additional academic research and group discussion (250 words). Although the point of the task wasn’t necessarily to respond to a

(CTS) Design Activism: 2 – The Art (and Design) of Activism

Write an analysis of a piece of protest art (or more), based on your reading of Duncombe and Lambert’s text, additional academic research and group discussion (250 words). Although the point of the task wasn’t necessarily to respond to a

Summer Project brief

Year 2 summer project 15/16 Investigating Specialist Areas Background During Year 2 through a series of studio based projects and other activities, you will experience four specialist areas of Graphic Media Design practice. This will help you to begin to

Summer Project brief

Year 2 summer project 15/16 Investigating Specialist Areas Background During Year 2 through a series of studio based projects and other activities, you will experience four specialist areas of Graphic Media Design practice. This will help you to begin to

David Attenborough Typographic Portrait

Continuing with my aim of re-engaging myself with design and learning some new skills I started thinking about a relationship between social design and expressive art. Although I am hugely interested in and supportive of social design in general, I

David Attenborough Typographic Portrait

Continuing with my aim of re-engaging myself with design and learning some new skills I started thinking about a relationship between social design and expressive art. Although I am hugely interested in and supportive of social design in general, I

Day of the Triffids – DADAesque cover

Mid way through a long summer break away from studying I started to become disillusioned about my role as a designer and even started to question my ability and interest in Graphic Design. I response I decided to try and

Day of the Triffids – DADAesque cover

Mid way through a long summer break away from studying I started to become disillusioned about my role as a designer and even started to question my ability and interest in Graphic Design. I response I decided to try and

Term 03: CTS Catalogue and Essay: Essay Presentation

My 12-slide PechaKucha presentation on my chosen essay subject. Catalogue

Term 03: CTS Catalogue and Essay: Essay Presentation

My 12-slide PechaKucha presentation on my chosen essay subject. Catalogue

Project 03: Genius Loci: Sketchbook scans

Please click the link below to view a cross section of sketchbook material that gives further insight into the research and development stages of this project. Project3sketchbookscans2

Project 03: Genius Loci: Sketchbook scans

Please click the link below to view a cross section of sketchbook material that gives further insight into the research and development stages of this project. Project3sketchbookscans2