Academic Programs Art Macalester College


Art 366, 2-D Design


Helen Rice, Droop, 2002
Helen Rice started an independent design business, Fuzzco.

Marisol Gomez, Anarchy, 2001. Marisol Gomez wrote and illustrated her own graphic novel, and is seeking work in the comics industry.

A series of two dimensional projects through which the components of design are introduced and applied. Discussion includes the aesthetics and history of modern and postmodern design, propaganda, commercial advertising and a review of contemporary design via the graphic novel, posters, etc.

Hands-on work includes concepts, scanning, layout, typography, paste-up and production both manually and computer generated. Prior use of the Macintosh platform strongly recommended. Three two-hour periods per week.

(4 credits)

Meets in Lampert Building, 3rd Floor North. Use 32 Snelling Avenue door.

Lela Pierce, Born, 2007, autobiographical graphic novel, ink on paper.

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