Graphics. Int 2 Design Question. Graphics. Looking at two graphic designers work. Step by step guide to answering question
Key questions you can ask yourself when looking at graphic design.What is the design’s FUNCTIONExample : The function of the design is to advertise a productOr: The function is to convey a Message to a certain Audience(or target audience)Aesthetics: How pleasing is the design to the eye?Does it convey a sense of elegance and chic?Is the Imagery minimilist(meaning deliberately stark and sparse in composition) to convey a certain message or not aesthetically pleasing to fulfill a purpose.Are the images representational, abstract, semi abstract, geometrical,distorted etcFont How important is lettering or typography.Describe it.
What part does it play to enhance the overall composition.Composition means putting together the visual elements in a graphic design(line, shape,tone, texture, colour)Discuss the composition…Line and shape.Colour and ToneSome elements of CELTISM can be applied when talking about the visual elements of a Graphic DesignDescribe Contrast of Line , shape, tone and colour.Describe the Materials used to produce the imagery.Example…individually produced print with inks on a stone slab(Lithography) Computer generated image Digitally enhanced photographyHand drawn image scanned to computer.
Manufacture Mass produced using digital industrial printers for large distribution. Packaging or poster campaign
His designs incorporate hand drawn illustatrations photographs and computer generated typography.
the only subtlety is the wound, which is located on the lower ‘west side’ of the heart. the shaded portion represented the very area in lower manhattan where the once proud world trade center twin towers stood until a pair of hijacked passenger jets slammed into them. showing a wounded heart is important. to attain healing, the first thing one must do is to acknowledge that there’s pain. unfortunately the department of commerce seemed tepid to adopt this creation. that’s why I sent the new logo to the ‘new york daily news’, which lost no time reproducing it and using it to wrap the newspaper. close to a million copies of the logo circulated around the city, turning up on windows, lampposts and subway walls.
Question BSelect two examples from different graphic designers. Compare the techniques used to create memorable designsInt 2 15mins 10 marksHigher 30 mins 20 marks
Question BSelect two examples from different graphic designers. Compare the techniques used to create memorable designs
Int 2 15mins 10 marksHigher 30 mins 20 marks
Alphonse Mucha. Monaco Monte Carlo. 1897. Color lithograph. 108 x 74.5 cm.
Milton Glaser 1995 Type original Size 26 1/2 x 37 (in inches)