Thursday, April 30, 2009

Thursday, April 23, 2009

The Global Village

"McLuhan wrote that the visual, individualistic print culture would soon be brought to an end by what he called "electronic interdependence": when electronic media replacevisual culture with aural/oral culture. In this new age, humankind will move from individualism and fragmentation to a collective identity, with a "tribal base." McLuhan's coinage for this new social organization is the global village." 1960, Wikipedia.

In Typography's special project we need to research our global village view in this link:

Abstract Self

Tuesday, April 21, 2009

Women in Africa, OP ED page, New York Times

Student Art Show Flyer

Pedro Rodriguez

Student Show

Dayna Bieber


Flyer design by Emma Cason-Pratt

Student Art Show 2009
Design by: Jess Page

Original Font: Coquette

Newspaper Layout

Font Poster: Futura

Coffee Table Book

Holly Max Student Art Show Card Back

Holly Max Student Art Show Card

Khiem's Student Art Show Submission

Freak Show Girl: Lirain

This piece was all hand drawn, including the typography and then brought into the digital realm after experimenting with hand coloring. I am currently working with layering and cutouts.

Grotesque Burlesque Posters

Here are a few posters from the "Grotesque Burlesque" Series. Combining digital photography and digital illustration, I have created a series based a captured moment during the dancer's performance.


Pompeii espiritus

MUIR, This World, San Francisco Chronicle

Bosnia, OP ED, New York Times

Monday, April 6, 2009