Friday, December 11, 2009
Wednesday, December 9, 2009
Tuesday, December 8, 2009
SNAP THIS TWIG
WHAT A PRETTY FAN!
This project main objective was to understand the relationship between meaning and form, understanding the process and the aesthetic of mark making and creating shapes. Creating abstract shapes and turning them to symbols, a more universal language. Time and motion and their role in connecting time and space. I have 3 shapes for each of the line of the haiku above. These shapes were used for a final animation using Flash to animate this static shapes and the use of text to emphasize their meaning.
Line 2: Snap this twig for handle...
Line 3: What a pretty fan!
Paul Rand ( August 15, 1914- November 26, 1996) was a well known graphic designer, he is known for his corporate logos such as the IBM, UPS and ABC. He attended Pratt Institute and Parsons School of Design. He designed many posters and cooperate identities as already mentioned. His early work in page design was the beginning of his reputation. Some of the transitions that I could identify are: