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Exponential Growth - Graphic Design and Illustration inspired by D'Arcy Thompson

Exponential Growth - Graphic Design and Illustration inspired by DArcy Thompson Image
For this special exhibition, we invited Graphic Design and Illustration students from Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design to celebrate the centenary of D'Arcy Thompsons landmark book On Growth and Form. Over five weeks, the students created an amazing variety of books, sketches, illustrations, collages and magazine layouts, the best of which are on show in the exhibition.

Three classes were involved, each with a different brief:- Level 2 Illustration students were asked to fill a sketchbook with drawings and notes, starting with a day of observational drawing in the D'Arcy Thompson Zoology Museum. Level 2 Graphic Design students were asked to create a book, introducing D'Arcy himself and focusing on a particular chapter of On Growth and Form and a person or area influenced by the book. Level 3 Graphic Design students were asked to design a magazine article about the Zoology Museum, based on text supplied by curator Matthew Jarron.

Information published by Leisure and Culture Dundee.

Free.
Promoted By: University of Dundee Museum Services
Dates
Wednesday 22nd November 2017 9:30am
Thursday 23rd November 2017 9:30am
Friday 24th November 2017 9:30am
Saturday 25th November 2017 1:00pm
Monday 27th November 2017 9:30am
Tuesday 28th November 2017 9:30am
Wednesday 29th November 2017 9:30am
Thursday 30th November 2017 9:30am
Friday 1st December 2017 9:30am
Saturday 2nd December 2017 1:00pm
Monday 4th December 2017 9:30am
Tuesday 5th December 2017 9:30am
Wednesday 6th December 2017 9:30am
Thursday 7th December 2017 9:30am
Friday 8th December 2017 9:30am
Saturday 9th December 2017 1:00pm
Monday 11th December 2017 9:30am
Tuesday 12th December 2017 9:30am
Wednesday 13th December 2017 9:30am
Thursday 14th December 2017 9:30am
Friday 15th December 2017 9:30am
Saturday 16th December 2017 1:00pm
Monday 18th December 2017 9:30am
Tuesday 19th December 2017 9:30am
Wednesday 20th December 2017 9:30am
Thursday 21st December 2017 9:30am
Friday 22nd December 2017 9:30am
Saturday 23rd December 2017 1:00pm
Thursday 4th January 2018 9:30am
Friday 5th January 2018 9:30am
Saturday 6th January 2018 1:00pm
Monday 8th January 2018 9:30am
Tuesday 9th January 2018 9:30am
Wednesday 10th January 2018 9:30am
Thursday 11th January 2018 9:30am
Friday 12th January 2018 9:30am
Saturday 13th January 2018 1:00pm
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