What is the topography of the contemporary graphic design / communication landscape in relation to art practice? What occupies the space between disciplines? Call for academic submissions Scholarly submissions are invited for consideration in Message edition 3 – an international open access journal published by the University of Plymouth Press. Message Open Access is an open […]
Friday 18 September 2015 The House / Plymouth University CONTEXT This symposium is about discussing further the relationship between graphic design / communication and art. Speakers, through presentation of their own work, or, by examining the work of others, will explore the nature of graphic design and communication practice in an ever-changing contemporary landscape. We will […]
Peter Jones and Lizzie Ridout have recently had their papers published from the 1st International Conference on Semiotics and Visual Communication. Peter Jones: The Receiver is the Message? An investigation into substituting established forms of Market and Target Audience Segmentation with Pedagogic Segmentation Lizzie Ridout: Showing Saying: On Speech Balloons
Jo Davies, the editor in Chief, launches the downloadable VaroomLab Journal published by The AOI. http://www.varoom-mag.com/?p=4171
Jo Davies is now the VaroomLab academic inputs co-ordinator, specifically overseeing the process of peer review of papers including for ‘Spatialising’ the second VaroomLab symposium in Swansea, UK
James Brocklehurst has recently had a paper published: Tap my drawings: The state of play in illustrated book apps in Varoom! 19 Journal. http://www.varoom-mag.com/?p=3827
Tom Barwick has just completed a commission for a range of site specific illustrations based in the Plymouth University Marine Building. The new Marine Building was officially opened by HRH Prince Philip The Duke of Edinburgh on 30 October 2012.