DESMA 24: Visual Technologies

Time: Tue. & Thurs. 2:00P-4:50P
Location: KINR SO Room S122

Introduction and integration of traditional design tools, the camera,
and digital technologies for application to visual thinking and fundamentals
of design. P/NP or letter grading.



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Prof. Christian Moeller
TA: Osman Khan
Office Hours: Mon. 2:00-4:00 Rm 326

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ALTMAN, ELI DAVID
BURDETTE, AVERY LENOIR, IV
CABA, MARIVELL CADAPAN
CASTLE, ALEXANDER HOLLAND
CHAO, EDWARD
CHEN, KELLY
CHENG, SHAO-SHAO
CHU, WING CHEONG JOSHUA
COHEN, DANIEL IRA
DEBEY, HENRY SCOTT
HONG, LEON SHAWHORNG
HUANG, JESSICA W
HUTCHISON, RYAN NATHAN
KAYE, JEFFREY JOSEPH
KIDA, TOGO
KLINE, GARRETT DOUGLASS
KUBALSKI, ADAM ZYGMUNT
LAI, EVELINE I
LEE, WENDI WEI-YI
LIEB, DIANA HOPE
LONERGAN, JOHN GUTHRIE
NGUYEN, MYLINH TRIEU
WEIFIELD, WENDI
ZAREMBO-RATSEVICH, OLGA


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WeekDateAgendaAssignment
Week 1 Tue. Apr. 6 Brainstorming in 3 groups about the nature of lines - Who is who? (see schedule)
- Library research "Line": digital slide show, 9 images (B/W Scan or Photocopies) under one theme/title
- Contact sheet "square" (see example)
If you are developing your contact sheets at Bel Air Camera, ask for ImageExperts processing - thatıs the one that looks square and not rectangular.

Thurs. Apr. 8 LAB - See Tutorial
        - HTML Reference Sheet
        - HTML Hex Color Reference Sheet

Week 2 Tue. Apr. 13 Digital presentation: Research Line

Thurs. Apr. 15 LAB

Week 3 Tue. Apr. 20 - Wall: Contact sheet "square"
- Quickie "Line-Project": 12 ideas for project "Line" as painting/drawing (3), photography (3), video clip/ film (3), sculpture/ architecture (3).

-12 "Line Project" proposal
- Contact sheet "free" (see example)

Thurs. Apr. 22 LAB & Critique
- See Photoshop File
- See Illustrator File
- StyleSheet Reference

Who is:
Ray and Charles Eames - ALTMAN, ELI DAVID
Philippe Starck - BURDETTE, AVERY LENOIR, IV
Breuer, Marcel - CABA, MARIVELL CADAPAN

Turn 3 ideas into 3 project proposals for digital presentation.
Week 4 Tue. Apr. 27 - Digital presentation: "Line-Project" ideas
- Wall: Contact sheet "free"

"Line Project" production
Thurs. Apr. 29 LAB and Critique

Who is:
*El Lissitzky - CASTLE, ALEXANDER HOLLAND
Frank Gehry - CHAO, EDWARD
Jean Novel - CHEN, KELLY


Week 5 Tue. May. 4 - Digital presentation: "Line project" 1) "Memory images" 8 Close up's, show as less as possible but just enough to make an image recognizable. Size 3.5"x3.5" on cardboard. 2) Memory game out of 2 x 8 images within a web site (Flash).

Thurs. May. 6LAB and Critique - Flash Memory Game

Who is:
* Wright, Frank Lloyd - CHENG, SHAO-SHAO
Richard Meier - CHU, WING CHEONG JOSHUA
Zaha Hadid - COHEN, DANIEL IRA

Week 6Tue. May. 11 Excursion

Thurs. May. 13 LAB and Critique - Loop Flash File

Who is:
*Le Corbusier - DEBEY, HENRY SCOTT
Norman Foster - HONG, LEON SHAWHORNG
Herzog & De Meuron - HUANG, JESSICA W

Week 7 Tue. May. 18 - Wall: arrangement following a strong visual idea (gaps 1.5")
- Digital presentation: Memory Game
Introduction to image processing.
- "Image Processing" 9 Images, making 2D images through an understandable process. Size 3.5"x3.5" on cardboard.
- Digital presentation of the process and the result within a website. Project title, brief description

Thurs. May. 20 LAB and Critique

Who is:
* Neutra, Richard - HUTCHISON, RYAN NATHAN
Toyo Ito - KAYE, JEFFREY JOSEPH
Kahn, Louis - KIDA, TOGO

Week 8 Tue. May. 25 - Wall: arrangement project by project (gaps 1.5")
- Digital presentation "Image Processing"
"Object video": 3 ideas for 20 seconds long video project about a single object. background neutral, object static, light and camera can be in motion, no hand hold.

- "Object Video", 20 sec. Long video project
- Web site as portfolio of all class projects
Thurs. May. 27 LAB and Critique

Who is:
* Van der Rohe, Ludwig Mies - KLINE, GARRETT DOUGLASS
Koenig, Pierre - KUBALSKI, ADAM ZYGMUNT
Rietvelt, Gerrit - LAI, EVELINE I

Week 9 Tue. June. 1Excursion

Thurs. June. 3 LAB and Critique

Who is:
* Walter Gropius - LEE, WENDI WEI-YI
Rem Koolhaas - LIEB, DIANA HOPE
Moholy-Nagy, Laszlo - LONERGAN, JOHN GUTHRIE

Week 10 Tue. June. 8 Video screening

Thurs. June. 10 LAB and Critique

Who is:
*Buckminster Fuller - NGUYEN, MYLINH TRIEU
Rudolph Schindler - ZAREMBO-RATSEVICH, OLGA


Web site as portfolio of all class projects


*prepare for the week before