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PP 15: 05/07/19

FINAL PRESENTATION:
1. Final Web Site/Portfolio. Must Include:
– a. URL with a personalized domain name.
– b. Links to your professional Social Media
– c. Link to /or embedded video
2. Collateral
– a. Business Card
– b. Letterhead (Optional)
3. A promotional campaign “Launching” your new site
– a. Social Media Strategy
– b. Show efforts and results in your presentation (Analytics)
4. A link to your scratch site
– a. This should include tests, assignments (mood board, etc.), and your streaming project.

DH 13: POSTMODERNISM 05/03/19

MAJOR PROJECT – FINAL: Due TODAY 05/03 – 05/10 Present
Part 1a: Building from Plans
Part 1b: Designing from History

Watch!
It’s the process, people.
Postmodern era out with modernism
Performance Art
Is this art?
Robert Rauschenberg, a new aesthetic?
Copy Cat?
Pop Art for the masses
LoBrow Art movement
Art in Comix
Graphic Novel
Post Modern in Philly
New Stylesmoving away from the old

Interactive Light installations
Face to face
Potential for large scale
Leads to interactive video art
And we will end with the Makers

FIN

ASSIGNMENT:
Final Presentation

PP 14: 04/30/19

REVIEW:
Mock Interviews – critique.
Got Data?
How do I set it up?
What about Social Media? (scroll down for free solutions)

FINAL PRESENTATION:
1. Final Web Site/Portfolio. Must Include:
– a. URL with a personalized domain name.
– b. Links to your professional Social Media
– c. Link to /or embedded video
2. Collateral
– a. Business Card
– b. Letterhead (Optional)
3. A promotional campaign “Launching” your new site
– a. Social Media Strategy
– b. Show efforts and results in your presentation (Analytics)
4. A link to your scratch site
– a. This should include tests, assignments (mood board, etc.), and your streaming project.

VISIT FLYCLOPS:
Meet here at 12:45 PM (Do not be late). We will be walking to Flyclops.

DH 12: Visual Communication, 20th Century 04/26/19

FINAL ASSIGNMENTS:
MINOR PROJECT #2: Due TODAY – 04/26/18
Enlightenment /Denis Diderot

MAJOR PROJECT – FINAL: Due 05/03 – 05/10 Present
Part 1a: Building from Plans
Part 1b: Designing from History

VIDEO: Walter Gropius – The Dessau Bauhaus
The Bauhaus
A new kind of Visual Language
Italian Futurism, was about motion. Pan European
Russian style is big
Graphic Impact evident indeed.
Seeds for the future
VIDEO: Soviet Montage
VIDEOS: BSP vs Untouchables
READ: 100 Years of Bauhaus

Brands are symbols
VC for ages
Type for reading
Master type from a Master
Importance of typography?
Not Just a symbol?
Test of Time
Roots and Rank
Old Signs and older stones
Campbell kids
When brands are too good?
What’s the big deal? It’s all the same, no?
No, I am not related to “Prada”.

ASSIGNMENT:
READ: History of Visual Communication
READ: Russian Constructivists
READ: 100 Years of Bauhaus

PP 13: 04/23/19

REVIEW:
Today is, “Mock Interview Day”
Please Read the Instructions.
Here is the link to the 9 Job Listings.
Here is the Schedule for this afternoon

By 10:30 AM, please select one (1) of the job listings and email me as directed in the document above (send to jparada@uarts.edu by 11:30 AM). You will get an email reply with an interview time. Interviews will be conducted between 2 – 4 PM and will last 10 – 15 minutes. UArts, Game Art graduate, Emily Ryan will be helping with the interviews.

You will have time to prepare before your interview. Use this opportunity to do research and think about your responses. It would be a good idea to print a copy of your REVISED resume. Once you are finished with your interview, you are done for the day. We will talk about the results next week.

DH 12: Modern Design 04/19/19

FINAL ASSIGNMENTS:
MINOR PROJECT #2: Due 04/26/18
Enlightenment /Denis Diderot
Ex:
MAJOR PROJECT – FINAL: Due 05/03 – 05/10 Present
Part 1a: Building from Plans
Part 1b: Designing from History
Ex: Alarm Clock, Atlatl 2.0, Posters

Followers of Ned Ludd
What is it?
Modernism in a Painting…
or two.
A new Visual Language
Modernist Architect
Sagrada Familia, inside and outside
The Basilica
Parc
At around the same time
Casa Batllo: Dragon
Furniture as well…
La Pedrera

VIDEO: Craft Movement
Examples: Form and Function
Furniture, and much more
VIDEO: Bauhaus in a Nutshell
The Bauhaus
Happy Birthday: Women in Bauhaus

ASSIGNMENT:
VIDEO: Walter Gropius – The Dessau Bauhaus
READ: We all live in a Bauhaus
Need more? Just for fun…

PP 12: 04/16/19

REVIEW:
Start uploading content – Portfolio, website.
– Email me an alpha URL today.

Edit Business card design
– Opportunity to get class feedback today.

Streaming Project Presentation:
1. Introduce your project. What was it, how was it SUPPOSED to work?
2. How did you promote the event? Show examples
3. Identify the team, and what their roles were.
4. Walk us through. What happened?
5. Show some of the archives
6. What worked? What did not work? What could have gone better?
7. If you could do it again, what would you change?
8. Present metrics. The audience, reach, interactivity.

Coming Up –
Mock Interviews: 04/23
Visit Flyclops: 04/30

Check this out.

DH 11: AGE OF ENLIGHTENMENT 04/12/19

Some of the Greats
Map: Italy
The Press leads to a backlash
Age of Science continues
Dennis D’s Wikipedia
VIDEO: His Encyclopedia
Classification EN
Revolution
Art and design of the times
Machine Tools – Example
Water Power Plus
Steam Power
The Steam Age
Powered Transportation
How does it work?
French Steel
Penn Hospital is born from the Enlightenment.
Industry
Canals today
Philly Steel

Birth of digital computing
Babbage
Diff Eng
Ancient calculator
Pascaline and innards
Automata at the FI
VIDEO: Lost art of Automatons alive
VIDEO: Diff Engine in action
VIDEO: TED ED
Countess
Jacquard Loom in acton and results
First Computer, that never was…
…but may still be

FINAL ASSIGNMENTS:
MINOR PROJECT #2: Due 04/26/18
Enlightenment /Denis Diderot
Ex:

MAJOR PROJECT – FINAL: Due 05/03 – 05/10
Part 1a: Building from Plans
Part 1b: Designing from History

PP 11: 04/09/19

REVIEW:
Create a Live Streaming or Asynchronous Media plan. Present.
– should involve interaction with a live audience (of some type)
– must be AT LEAST 3-10 minutes in length
– Technical details
– Schedules: Launch date/time
– Dry runs are important
– Promotional efforts
– Results: Include metrics. How many participated, interactions, etc.

Examples
1. Media content with interaction – A one-time event ***
2. Make art or stage a performance and make it “live” **
3. Asynchronous – Meaning serialized (more than 1 episode. video or audio – Podcast) **

Edit Business card design
– Opportunity to get class feedback next week.
– Research printing solutions.

Start uploading content – Portfolio, website.
– Email me an alpha URL by next week.
– Opportunity to get class feedback next week

IN CLASS:
Work on your streaming plan and process.

ASSIGNMENT:
Before next class, put on your streaming event.
Present:
1. Introduce your project. What was it, how was it SUPPOSED to work?
2. How did you promote the event? Show examples
3. Identify the team, and what their roles were.
4. Walk us through. What happened?
5. Show some of the archives
6. What worked?
7. What did not work? What could have gone better?
8. If you could do it again, what would you change?
9. Present metrics. The audience, reach, interactivity.

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