This book is music.
Our instruments do not make noise. Our songs do not have notes. Our design is a typographic testament to the power of form; the tenor of type. Each letter is a muted note,... More > contributing to rhythmic words that form harmonious paragraphs. These verses ebb and flow with subtlety and brashness, keeping a speechless rhythm. Typography is not a sound, but an expression of form and beauty. It is the power to turn words into music. When you experience this book, you will not hear music, you will feel it.< Less
The Foundation Studies program is the first step on the four-year path towards completing a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree. During this year, a student works to strengthen the fundamental capabilities... More > needed to become a successful creative professional. Using Art Spiegelman’s as inspiration, this year’s Foundation Studies students created the response artworks in this gallery catalogue. Just as Maus changed the world of comics, these first year students are changing their individual techniques of art, striving to grow and perceive themselves as professional artists.< Less
If you've ever tasted the flavor of grape while seeing the color purple then you're familiar with synesthesia. The CCAD students of Advanced Typography worked collaboratively to articulate... More > synesthesia through music and words.
We have transformed the sound of a song to the sight of typography using the elements of design. Each designer created a typographic composition which translates a song through typography using texture, rhythm, hierarchy, and other design principles.
Like great music, typography has the power to be expressive and evoke emotion. This book blends these two forms of expression to enhance the message in a memorable and engaging way.< Less