FUTURE MAP Selfridges, London, January 2012 Bright Young Things has launched at Selfridges, & we have had the opportunity to design, make & install a window display for Futuremap at Selfridges, an annual exhibition showcasing the best graduating artists & designers from the University of the Arts London. We imagined a domestic room scene, cutout and transplanted into Selfridges window using the Future Map logo to define the shape and an eye catching bright turquoise to make it pop.
This self-portrait, 'Scatterbrain', was made by Kate Powell. I like this picture because it has reasoning behind it and that makes me happy. She made it so it showed emotion. I like the way she shows the darkness in her drawings.
'Storyteller: Recovery', the final piece in Kate Powell’s A Level Art project, is a stunning self-portrait, completed using tinted graphite, coloured pencil, ink and collage. Demonstrating a superb level of observational drawing skill, the composition communicates a depth of emotion that is rare within a high school Art project: a visual expression of overcoming of struggles with self-harm / eating issues. The collaged, torn diary pages provide a textural base for the artwork, setting free…
Alfonso Mucha. Gismondo poster. 1895 of Sarah Bernhardt. An instant success that launched his career as well as demand for inexpensive mass-produced poster art. Originally called Mucha Art it expanded into Art Nouveau.
Design Coolness #23 - Inspiring Typography, Photography & Digital Art