Integrative Seminar and Studio-Headgear

In this exercise, we were asked to design a headgear, representing our individual personalities. Mine is an extremely simple design. I started this project by making a couple of rough sketches. After this, I started working on my prototype. I will, certainly develop this design a little more. Work in Progress:   The Inkling: This…

Integrative Seminar and Studio-3

We were asked to read Dieter Rams’ 10 Principles of Design and asked to come up with our own 10 Principles of Design, so that we could refer to them in the future. Here are my own 10 Principles of Design addressed to my future self: Try to think of the subject that you’re designing…

Space and Materiality-3

Through the third week, we continued to study the hand. Here are some more hand grips that I practiced using the same object.  Next, I tried studying the joinery of my hand  using wire mesh. It was a very tricky material to work with, but I managed towards the end. For class work, we were…

Integrative Studio and Seminar Class 2:

Below are  a few compositions that I have made using lines and dots, to represent the 10 words that I think I identify myself with(previous blog post). Next, we were supposed to make a 3D object which would in turn represent one of these 4 compositions. Here is a rough sketch for the prototype as…

Space and Materiality-2

This is the continuation of the study of the human hand. Here are 10 sketches of my hand holding different objects. Next, I’ve sketched 5 more hands but this time undergoing tension. Lastly, I’ve sketched 5 hands doing some sort of activity.   Here comes the interesting part, in our last session we were asked…

Objects as History-Midterm

Introduction: Through this course, we travel through time and look at important events that took place in history with the help of different objects that were found and excavated. We discussĀ  different objects and our own interpretations after considering authentic facts about the same. We discuss the links between different civilizations and objects in reference…

Integrative Seminar and Studio-1

For our first session of Integrative Studio and Seminar we were asked to list out 10 words that best describe us. So, here are the 10 words along with my earliest memory of the incident/s that made me realize that I completely identify with them. Perfectionist: Back in High School, our teacher would usually dictate…