ART127: Graphic Symbolism

Due Thursday, April 25

Class Documents

Prepare 3 digital logos to present to the class in a critique setting. Come to class with a 4-page PDF (1 logo on each page, all 3 together on page 4). Practice how you will present your designs to the class including a succinct design rationale.

January

February

March

April

May

Sunday

1
2
3
4

Monday

Tuesday

8

Lecture
Pictograms & Ideograms

Exercise
Pictograms

15

Small Group Review Olympic Pictogram Sketches

22

Studio Digital Olympic Pictograms

29

Due
Final Pictograms

Lecture
Logo Design

Wednesday

Thursday

10

Lecture Olympic Pictograms

Exercise Animals

17

Exercise
Adobe Illustrator Quick Review

24

Studio Digital Olympic Pictograms

31

Studio Research, Gather Reference Library, and Mind Map

Friday

Saturday

Sunday

4
5
6
7
8

Monday

Tuesday

5

Lecture Good vs. Bad

Exercise Logo Sketching Scales

12

Small Group Review
200 Sketches

19

Small Group Review
100 Sketches

26

Studio
Digital Sketching

Wednesday

Thursday

7

Studio Logo Sketching

14

Small Group Review
200 Sketches

21

Small Group Review
100 Sketches

28

Studio
Digital Sketching

Friday

Saturday

Sunday

8
9
10
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11

Monday

Tuesday

5

Studio Digital Refinement

12

Midterm Critique
3 Presentation-quality digital logos

Wednesday

Thursday

7

Studio Digital Refinement

14

Demo Finalizing files and preparing for output

Exercise
Color Exploration

28

Due
Corporate Logo

Project 3
City Logos

Friday

Saturday

Sunday

12
13
14
15
16

Monday

Tuesday

2

Studio
Logo sketching

9

Small Group Review
200 sketches

16

Studio
Digital sketching

23

Studio
Digital sketching

30

Studio
Digital refinement and color exploration

Wednesday

Thursday

4

Studio
Logo sketching

11

Small Group Review
200 sketches

18

Studio
Digital sketching

25

Final Critique
3 presentation-quality digital logos

Friday

Saturday

Sunday

16

5

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

Final Project Due:
Turn in your projects according to the specifications from the project sheet.

2

Studio
Digital refinement and color exploration

ART127: Timeline

1: Olympic Pictograms

1: Corporate logo

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

1: city logo

11

12

13

14

15

16

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