Create an object to sell through The Poundshop with a £1.50 budget.
Tasked with creating an item that hit specific limitations such as a production budget of £1.50, our final outcome for The Poundshop was a book titled ‘From Sleazy to Yeezy’. Pitched as a ‘Journey into the expressions of Kanye West’, the book detailed five emotions that Kanye theoretically experiences the most (Anger, Joy, Sadness, Confusion, and Enlightenment) with painfully relevant quotes from Yeezus himself accompanying them
Creation, development, and presentation of our own personal mark or brand
Creating our own personal identity required a culmination of all previous skills learnt, calling on both editorial design to copywriting and image making to present and essentially sell ourselves in the most effective way possible. I based my identity around Descartes’ famous saying, using the mathematical symbol of ‘therefore’ (∴) to link various aspects of my identity.
Proposing an exhibition around the chosen theme of 'Etymology', we had to consider how to incorporate an identity, informative...
The idea behind the aesthetics stemmed from showing a visual transformation from the Phoenecian letter ‘Aleph’ (essentially the first letter), to the Cyrillic ‘A’ that we know today. The Phoenecian alphabet can be found within the logo itself. The title of Prosaic is a combination of ‘prose’, and ‘mosaic’ – naturally. It also means lacking imaginativeness or originality, which aptly fits in with the concept.
We had to consider how to incorporate visual systems into a space to communicate the words we were given effectively. The words...
We wanted to try and evoke a sense of nostalgia that occurs at a beach, and pair that with the universal understanding of a sandcastle. We created the sandcastle out of cement, using buckets as the mould. It was interesting to see how the physical pieces sat in the context it was placed in, as obviously they were a more permanent structure than the sand around it – which they were essentially created from.
In February, second-year Graphic Design students enjoyed the opportunity to meet and mingle with industry professionals in a dedicated networking event. NETWORKING The evening began in the South House reception, where students had the...Read more
Saturday 17th March 2018, 10:30am – 4pm, Talbot Heath School Get your creative caps on this Saturday for the Spellbound 2 Day Festival at Talbot Heath School. An exploration of literature and illustration for young people, this fun-filled...Read more
Students from the Second Year BA (Hons) Visual Communication course devised a social media campaign for successful Dragon’s Den contestant, Cuddledry. Page Jones, Charlotte Ellis, and BA (Hons) Animation Production student, Ash Gin–Sing,...Read more
The Design Council's new research recognises the imperative value the design industry makes to the economy, highlighting the skills design occupations will require in the future. AUB recently attended the launch of the Design Council's new...Read more