Project 01: My Line Is Emo
Gerald ChuaSunday, Sep 04, 2016 - 02:36:16 pm
Line 01 – [ANGER] Irritation
Line 02 – [ANGER] Rage
Line 03 – [ANGER] Torment
Line 04 – [FEAR] Anxiety
Line 05 – [FEAR] Horror
Line 06 – [FEAR] Hysteria
Line 07 – [FEAR] Tension
Line 08 – [JOY] Bliss
Line 09 – [JOY] Exhilaration
Line 10 – [JOY] Relief
Line 11 – [LOVE] Compassion
Line 12 – [LOVE] Desire
Line 13 – [LOVE] Lust
Line 14 – [SADNESS] Despair
Line 15 – Read more →
Gerald ChuaSunday, Sep 04, 2016 - 01:32:36 pm
Ed Moses focuses on the profound possibilities and challenges of abstract paintings. His personality makes him choose the unknown over the known, thus his works are experimental. Most of his works are repetitive, all-over patterns of non-cursive and vertical strokes.
Resin Paintings & Paper Pieces were structures of diagonal parallel lines that zigzagged from left to right. Achieving a balance between Read more →
Project 1: My Line is Emo
DanielleFriday, Sep 02, 2016 - 11:48:57 pm
Hello! For this project, I’ve tried a few techniques. The first one would be monoprinting which contributed significantly in creating the lines. They were produced digitally after scanning the prints.
After scanning the prints, they look like these! The trashbag seen above made the print shown in the picture below (on the top right corner).
other prints are created by taping scotch Read more →
My Line is Emo Pt 4: Self-Exploration
Sylvester TanFriday, Sep 02, 2016 - 09:08:56 pm
Hi guys! I am very excited about this post because I actually tried out something really cool and fun! But firstly, I want to document down what I have done way before I was introduced to OSS:
I wanted to document down all my work in a physical visual book at first, but I find Read more →
My line is Emo Pt 3: Artists Reference
Sylvester TanWednesday, Aug 31, 2016 - 05:35:56 pm
Hi there again! In this post, I’m gonna explore different techniques based on the artists that I’ve researched on! Let’s jump right into it!
Tara Donovan is an American artist who creates large-scale installations and sculptures made by everyday manufactured materials. Material such as Scotch tape, Styrofoam cups, Paper plates, Toothpick, and drinking straws were used to create large scale sculptures that often have a biomorphic quality. Read more →
My Line is Emo Pt 2: Mono-prints
Sylvester TanWednesday, Aug 31, 2016 - 12:19:18 pm
Hey guys! Today I’m gonna show you a bunch of mono-prints I did in class! I did not take any photos of the process but I do have some cool prints to show you. I scanned all of them and some eventually make the cut for my 18 lines!
I brought some materials to class, hoping it Read more →
Mark Making Tools
Gloria YeoTuesday, Aug 30, 2016 - 10:52:04 pm
For my first mark making tool, I wound up brown string onto a pencil.
For my second tool, I tied a string to a screw driver and dangled it over my paper. I quite liked this because the outcome is always somewhat unpredictable and that is exciting:)
For the 3rd tool, I combined a few of the brown strings together and Read more →
Early Explorations + Mark Making Tools
Gerald ChuaMonday, Aug 29, 2016 - 10:17:58 pm
These are the initial sketches that I have come up with to explore with different mediums for expressing emotions.
The mark making tools that I used are as follows:
1. Pandan leaves
2. Aluminium Foil
3. Garlic Mesh
4. Different types of brushes
The Read more →
Marking Making Tool
HanaMonday, Aug 29, 2016 - 05:09:00 pm
My mark-making tools are fountain pen and strings.
This mark is made by fountain pen and ink. I felt that using ink, I can express raw emotions (usually negative emotions). The contrast is strong and the saturation of the ink give desirable effect.
These marks are made with strings. Some of the marks I bounced the strings saturated with ink. I Read more →
Mark Making Tool and its results
VedaMonday, Aug 29, 2016 - 03:41:12 pm
For my mark making tool, I was interested in creating something that would allow me to experiment with Chinese Ink, as I wanted to explore the difference between the textures made by the Chinese paint brush versus a less versatile tool. This is the mark making tool I made out of a wooden stick I found on the ground. I shaved the sides Read more →