This week we had two assignments about Typography. You can find both of them below.
Part 1. Define yourself by your choice in typography. Set your name in 6 different typefaces that you feel say something about you or the character of your name. Choose 3 serif and 3 non-serif faces. Create a set of 7 slides with a slide for each of your selections and one master slide at the end showing all the options. assignment3
Part 2. Create 3 expressive words: expressivewords
Last week in class we examined signage. Signage is one of the most basic and omnipresent example of visual design and interface design. Decisions about color, typography, composition, standards and interface all come into play in designing signage. Continue reading
Our short moive asigntment [title goes here]
Our first assignment in my Visual Communication class was to choose a design, whether it be a book cover, poster, website and analyze its adherence to the principles of design. Identify the underlying primary grid and the hierarchy of elements within the grid. Notice the negative/positive space composition. Identify the number and variation of typefaces and the variety represented within a single type family. Look at the palette and identify the color system.
For my assignment I chose The Museum of Modern Art’s (MOMA) website, a site I like very much and visit frequently. My can take a look at my analysis by clicking on MOMA. Enjoy!