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2_Invention, Plasticity and Visual Music In Process

Research 2.1: Exploring Material Precedents

TASK:Identify animations that explore materials and use interesting techniques that you find visually engaging.Document your choices by creating a folder of animations you find interesting on your Vimeo page or list them in your learning log. Choose at least two animations and provide a critique of their method. Try to choose one animation that you […]

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1_The Basics of Animated Movement In Process

Research 1.4: Materials that move

TASK: Stop-frame animation involves the application of a movement to inanimate materials and objects. Animators such as Jan Svankmajer and The Brothers Quay make use of this technique to an unsettling, uncanny effect. Whereas artists Fischli & Weiss and architects Charles & Ray Eames apply movement to objects and materials but they do not animate […]