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week 7 IXD102 – PROJECT 2 – Creating a powerpoint presentation on design history

Deciding on the structure and design of our presentation: First of all we decided on the topics we would talk about during our presentation.  We felt that 8 different art movements would be a good number given our time limit of 10 minutes, and as we had 4 people in our group we allocated 2…

week 6 IXD102 – PROJECT 2 – Design History Presentation Research

Deciding on our topic The second project for our module was to create a presentation based on one of the following titles: Bauhaus and the New Typography Design Systems for the Olympic Games The Influence of Modern Art The Modern Movement in America Pioneers of Postmodern Graphic Design Pioneers of Web / Digital Design After…

week 2 IXD102 – PROJECT 1 – Research for type specimen wallpaper screen

For our assignment we were asked to choose from 6 typefaces and create a type specimen screen for an iPad of 768 x 1024 pixels in Illustrator, Sketch, or Figma. We were given the following typeface options: Baskerville Futura Gill Sans Helvetica Palatino Times New Roman After some research into what each typeface looked like…

week 1 IXD102 – Pocket profiles – My response to Wilson Miners “When we build”

I found this presentation incredibly inspiring and it made me excited for my future as an interaction designer.  The quote from Marshall McLuhan that Miner referenced at the start was a recurring subject throughout the talk – “We shape our tools, and thereafter our tools shape us”.  This quote was interesting to me as I’ve…