-LINKS FOR ASSESSMENT-

For assessment here are links for all digital material: *Online Portfolio – natwarnes.tumblr.com *Vimeo - vimeo.com/nathanielwarnes *Blog posts for smaller projects without development books – Tado Mascot Project Sheffield Report

Tado Mascot Project

  For the subject of my mascot I chose Alex G a musician from Pennsylvania. Alex G – Harvey   These are examples of his current artwork and designs. From this I took the idea of a dog character. And the rough and don’t care attitude taken with the design work.       Also …

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600 people visual references

Now I have decided I’m doing a short film for this project I thought it would be good to start thinking about visual and stylistic themes, linked to the subject matter and to science fiction as a genre. I looked on design websites and watched films and took inspiration from a wide range of material …

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Academic Tutorial: PPDP

My academic progress / results so far: Roughly 2.1 or 2.2 average last year. My reflection on my progress: I think I have progressed a lot especially in the last year, the projects were challenging and I think they forced me to push myself into new skills and working a lot harder than I have …

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Reflect, Refine, Rewrite

Narrowing down the field of inquiry I have focused my research into looking into the life of Jean-Michel Basquiat and the events surrounding his career. I have looked into heroin and how prevalent it was in society at the time. And how New York was in the 1980′s, what the politics was like and the …

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The Death of Michael Stewart 1983

It was after 2 a.m. when transit cop John Kostick descended into Manhattan’s First Ave. subway station. On the Brooklyn-bound L platform, Kostick saw a tall, thin black man scrawl “RQS” on the wall in foot-high letters with a felt-tip marker. The cop did his duty and collared the graffiti tagger on that morning 30 …

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Heroin / Morphine

Because this project is such a quick one I couldn’t mess around spending too long deciding on a theme so I had some poor ideas and then thought about looking into something about the world wide drugs trade, as this is something that I thought linked to globalisation. So to focus this a bit more …

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Summer Project

In a visually-saturated, design aware culture, the challenge for graphic designers is not to simply visualize the many clients’ overabundant messages, but to create messages worth visualising… The designer has the power to determine if an idea is worth visualizing. The designer can choose what defines themselves, their work and its boundaries. If we don’t have …

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