Category Archives: LECTURE RESPONSES

INDUSTRY TALK – LEE LAPTHORNE

Lee Lapthorne, creator of On|Off, alternative fashion showcase for LFW, and textile designer, had some interesting advice to share with us in a recent seminar. Straight-talking Lee put it simply; work hard and make the most of the facilities available

INDUSTRY TALK – LEE LAPTHORNE

Lee Lapthorne, creator of On|Off, alternative fashion showcase for LFW, and textile designer, had some interesting advice to share with us in a recent seminar. Straight-talking Lee put it simply; work hard and make the most of the facilities available

INDUSTRY TALK – SURY BAGENAL

“-Be yourself -Know your craft -Make an impact -Every little counts .” Sury Bagenal is a womenswear designer who is currently head designer at luxury retailer ‘Me+Em’, with a successful and longstanding career in fashion. It was really interesting to

INDUSTRY TALK – SURY BAGENAL

“-Be yourself -Know your craft -Make an impact -Every little counts .” Sury Bagenal is a womenswear designer who is currently head designer at luxury retailer ‘Me+Em’, with a successful and longstanding career in fashion. It was really interesting to

INDUSTRY TALK – LISA TEMPLE-COX

Lisa Temple-Cox – Fine Artist “My current research interests revolve around the aesthetics and symbolism of the medical museum; using its collections, taxonomies, and histories as metaphors for a contemporary subjective experience of the body, in life and death. My

INDUSTRY TALK – LISA TEMPLE-COX

Lisa Temple-Cox – Fine Artist “My current research interests revolve around the aesthetics and symbolism of the medical museum; using its collections, taxonomies, and histories as metaphors for a contemporary subjective experience of the body, in life and death. My

THE POLITICS OF LOOKING

LOOKING/SEEING Some points I took away from Matthew Bowman’s Lecture on ‘The Politics of Looking’: -RABBIT OR DUCK? The duck-rabbit drawing was first used by American psychologist Joseph Jastrow in 1899 to make the point that perception is not only

THE POLITICS OF LOOKING

LOOKING/SEEING Some points I took away from Matthew Bowman’s Lecture on ‘The Politics of Looking’: -RABBIT OR DUCK? The duck-rabbit drawing was first used by American psychologist Joseph Jastrow in 1899 to make the point that perception is not only

PHILOSOPHY

It is important for every designer to have a philosophy. A meaning behind their work, a purpose, or guidelines to create to. This does not have to be set in stone and may change and evolve over time, however it’s

PHILOSOPHY

It is important for every designer to have a philosophy. A meaning behind their work, a purpose, or guidelines to create to. This does not have to be set in stone and may change and evolve over time, however it’s

ZANDRA RHODES

Post-modernist designer task / Pinterest board- ZANDRA RHODES.

ZANDRA RHODES

Post-modernist designer task / Pinterest board- ZANDRA RHODES.

LECTURE: ART, SCIENCE, NATURE, MACHINE

This lecture was useful to refer back to when researching for my Liberty essay, which included history on William Morris. It focused mainly on prominent contributors to the Arts and Crafts movement and the ideas of craftsmanship in art. “My

LECTURE: ART, SCIENCE, NATURE, MACHINE

This lecture was useful to refer back to when researching for my Liberty essay, which included history on William Morris. It focused mainly on prominent contributors to the Arts and Crafts movement and the ideas of craftsmanship in art. “My

LECTURE: EYES OPEN

WAR OF IMAGES/IMAGES OF WAR In day to day life we are constantly bombarded with images, through television, advertisements, newspapers and the internet. As Matthew Bowman mentioned in his recent lecture, the JPEG image has become a ‘weapon’ in the

LECTURE: EYES OPEN

WAR OF IMAGES/IMAGES OF WAR In day to day life we are constantly bombarded with images, through television, advertisements, newspapers and the internet. As Matthew Bowman mentioned in his recent lecture, the JPEG image has become a ‘weapon’ in the

LECTURE: WWW.

Lecture: Social media and the internet and its relevance to art and design. The internet is useful in a countless number of ways, promoting yourself through social media is just one of them.  Most people working within art and design

LECTURE: WWW.

Lecture: Social media and the internet and its relevance to art and design. The internet is useful in a countless number of ways, promoting yourself through social media is just one of them.  Most people working within art and design

LECTURE: SLOW DOWN

LECTURE: Sustainability and the Environment for artists and designers. Do they have a conscience? Fast food, fast communication, fast transport, fast fashion. In the last century we have created an astonishingly high-speed, want-not-need lifestyle, that the worlds natural resources cannot keep

LECTURE: SLOW DOWN

LECTURE: Sustainability and the Environment for artists and designers. Do they have a conscience? Fast food, fast communication, fast transport, fast fashion. In the last century we have created an astonishingly high-speed, want-not-need lifestyle, that the worlds natural resources cannot keep