Helvetica Movie Day

http://professor-kowalski.com/helvetica/HELVETICA.mp4 You’re in class assignment for next week is to watch, this movie. Then before Thanksgiving in the comments section of this post, share your favorite quote from the movie and how you feel about the typeface Helvetica after watching it. ( I may have to approve your comments before it shows up, also the … Continued


No More Rules – Take Home Exam

Take Home Exam Questions For each chapter in the book (1 Origins, 2 Deconstruction, 3 Appropriation, 4 Techno, 5 Authorship, 6 Opposition) you will need to find two examples of graphic design, that are not included in the chapter, that fit into the conceptual framework discussed in each chapter. So for chapter one Origins, you … Continued


Keynote files Chapters 2 & 3 & study questions

Chapter 2 Chapter 3   Chapter 2 • In the Classical period, graphic design became a component of literacy. Design literacy suggests the existence of a common cultural understanding of the meaning of the visual forms, as well as the materials and contexts, of graphic information.   • In Classical culture, the functions of written … Continued


Chapter 1: keynote & Study Questions

Click here to view the slides in a web browser Note: if you hover your mouse over the left edge of the browser you can view the slides and navigate forward and backwards. Also the first slide loads blank, click in the browser to advance each slide. Key Points & Study Questions: Chapter 1   … Continued