Iconic Branding & Fast Moving Consumer Goods
Brands that are iconic Coca-Cola Apple Pepsi BT Starbucks IBM British Airways Parcel Delivery Branding Post Office General Post Office Consignia DHL UPS Parcel Force Royal Mail 1933-1940 Cinema films to promote the GPO Film Unit. Experimenting with analogue animation by the likes of Len Lyle, Lotte Reininger & Norman Mclaren. ALSO look at the film “Nightmail” and...
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Critical Analysis of Visit to Newcastle &...
I don’t go to Newcastle too often, however when I do go I always have a great experience. I just love some of the old historical buildings, the history of Newcastle impresses me a lot. The expectations i have of Newcastle are exactly what I imagine them to be. Historical, plenty of galleries, plenty to see & do. Newcastle is very different to Hartlepool, simply because of size...
Visiting Newcastle Galleries, Links & Info.
Newcastle Baltic Mill - https://www.balticmill.com/ Side Gallery - http://www.amber-online.com/sections/side-gallery Sage - http://thesagegateshead.org/ Northumberland Art Gallery - http://www.mickoxley.com/ & more, will update after Friday 15th March 2013. Viewing all exhibitions and will update blog with pictures and information including sources.
Which specific periods, artists and designers have you investigated? I looked at Viktor Hertz work How did you start your research? I started by gathering images from Viktor Hertz official website Then went onto Google and see if anything came up that wasn’t on his website He wouldn’t be referenced in books or magazines as of yet, as he isn’t that well known Which sources...
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Information about Viktor Hertz
Website - http://www.viktorhertz.com/ Viktor Hertz has inspired me a lot throughout this year, and I like what he does and how he does it. His work is very subtle yet very unique. He is a Swedish and he focuses on simple illustrations and makes logos, posters and icons are also a focus of his. Alongside this he also does a bit of photography and film at occasions. Here are some examples of his...
World's most expensive house lies abandoned......
27-storey block dominates Mumbai skyline Property boasts three helipads, six car parks and floating gardens But family won’t stay overnight because of lack of windows facing east The world’s most expensive home is lying unused and abandoned because its billionaire owners believe moving in will bring them bad luck. The 27-storey, billion-dollar tower in Mumbai, called Antilia,...
Controversy Surrounding Antilla - Mumbai
Controversies The transactions surrounding the acquisition of the land on which this building is constructed, as well as various aspects of the construction and design of this building seem to raise significant issues of regulatory malfeasance and corruption among the various parties involved. In 2002, this property was purchased by a Mukesh Ambani controlled entity - Antilia Commercial Private...
Controversial Strata, London - Details
The Building 5% of the building’s flats have been sold by Family Mosaic Housing Association for shared-ownership sale. These consist of the “Esprit Apartments” — located on floors 2–10 of the tower — and a further nine flats in the adjacent “Pavilion”, a three-storey structure located to the west of the tower and earmarked for former residents of the nearby Heygate...
London's Strata tower named UK's most unattractive...
The 480ft Strata tower in London has been named the country’s most unattractive new building, with critics deriding its ‘bar code’ colour scheme and -breakfast-extracting’ ugliness. The apartment block, in Elephant and Castle, has divided critics and locals and has earned the nickname the Electric Razor. The building took first place in the Carbuncle Cup, an annual...
Inspiring architecture, or waste of time?
Architecture Designed by BFLS (formerly Hamiltons), Strata SE1 is the architectural icon soaring 43 storeys above SE1. It has 408 apartments offering a mixture of stunning studios, one, two and three bedroom apartments all with floor-to-ceiling windows and inspiring views of London. Views from Strata The views from a Strata apartment are spectacular and without equal – from all levels. The...
What is Good Design?
Creative Aesthetically Pleasing Pretty Interesting Stands Out Clever Trend - Follow/Set Innovative New/Modern Evolving Economical Functional Understandable Intriguing Studying the Strata (Razor) in London and the Antilla in Mumbai - gather visual examples of interior and exterior, 3 pieces of writing about the building/architect and why they cause controversy. Good Design is ...
Modernism Graphic Designers
joshlines: Herbert Bayer http://nadinechicken.wordpress.com/tag/herbert-bayer/ Joost Schmidt http://areyoualice.tumblr.com/post/4430958987/bauhaus-poster-by-joost-schmidt-from-typophile
Postmodernism - Modernism
jstead91: Ludwig Le Corbusier Santiago Caltrava
Postmodernism Vs Modernism
jaykdesign: Postmodernism 3D Michael graves Charles Moore Frank Gehry Postmodernism 2D Paula Scher David Carson Neville Brody Barbara Kruger Modernism 2D Herbert Bayers Joost Smidt Modernism 3D Ludwig Mies Van der Rohe Le Carbusier
what is the difference between postmodernism and...