DH 13: VISUAL COMM + POSTMODERNISM 04/27/18

MAJOR PROJECT – FINAL: Due 05/04/18
Part 1a: Building from Plans
Examples
Part 1b: Designing from History
Ex: Alarm Clock, Atlatl 2.0, Posters

The Bauhaus
Italian Dynamism, was about motion
Russian style
Graphic Impact
Seeds for the future
VIDEO: Soviet Montage
VIDEO: BSP
Brands are symbols
VC for ages
Type for reading
Master type from a Master
Not Just a symbol
Test of Time
Roots and Rank
Old Signs
When brands are too good?
What’s the big deal? It’s all the same, no?

Watch!
Postmodern eraout with modernism
Performance Art
Robert Rauschenberg, a new aesthetic?
Pop Art for the masses
New Styles away from the old
Interactive installations
Leads to interactive video art
And we end with the Makers
FIN

ASSIGNMENT:
VIDEO: “Stadsmuziek” Akko Goldenbeld
READ: History of Visual Communication
READ: Russian Constructivists