ART127: Graphic Symbolism

Due Thursday, April 26

Class Documents

On Thursday, April 26, you will be presenting 3 presentation-ready digital logos. Prepare them in 1 4-page PDF: 1 logo on each of the 1st 3 pages; all 3 logos side-by-side on the last page.

Prepare to give a verbal, brief design rationale for each of the logos.

January

February

March

April

May

Sunday

1
2
3
4

Monday

Tuesday

9

Lecture
Pictograms & Ideograms

Exercise
Pictograms

16

Demo
Illustrator Review

Exercise
Raster to Vector

23

Studio Digital Olympic Pictograms

30

Due
Final Pictograms

Lecture
Logo Design

Wednesday

Thursday

11

Lecture Olympic Pictograms

Exercise Animals

18

Small Group Review Olympic Pictogram Sketches

25

Studio Digital Olympic Pictograms

Friday

Saturday

Sunday

4
5
6
7
8

Monday

Tuesday

6

Lecture Good vs. Bad

13

Small Group Review
200 Sketches

20

Small Group Review
100 Sketches

27

Studio
Digital Sketching

Wednesday

Thursday

1

Studio Research, Gather Reference Library, and Mind Map

8

Exercise Logo Sketching Scales

15

Small Group Review
200 Sketches

22

Small Group Review
100 Sketches

Friday

Saturday

Sunday

8
9
10
11
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Monday

Tuesday

6

Midterm Critique
3 Presentation-quality digital logos

13

Exercise
Color Exploration

20

Due
Corporate Logo

Project 3
City Logos

Wednesday

Thursday

1

Studio
Digital Sketching

8

Studio Digital Refinement

15

Demo Finalizing files and preparing for output

22

Studio Research, Gather Reference Library, and Mind Map

Friday

Saturday

Sunday

12
13
14
15
16

Monday

Tuesday

3

Studio
Pen-on-paper sketching

10

Small Group Review
200 sketches

17

Studio
Digital sketching

24

Studio
Digital sketching

Wednesday

Thursday

5

Studio
Pen-on-paper sketching

12

Small Group Review
200 sketches

19

Studio
Digital sketching

26

Final Critique 3 Presentation-quality digital logos

Friday

Saturday

Sunday

16

6

Monday

Tuesday

1

Studio
Digital refinement and color exploration

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

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

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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