Cranbrook grad scholar reveals cultural clues in art of typography

Kelsey Elder of Minnesota, a graduate student at Cranbrook Academy of art, became stimulated by usingthe typography of signs along Woodward road. photo by Joseph Szczesny by means of Joseph Szczesny, For digital First Media posted: 04/28/16, 6:05 PM EDT | updated: four WEEKS ago 0 feedback Kelsey Elder prepares for the 2016 Graduate degree […]

ZOË’S DUBLIN DIARY: THE ART OF TYPOGRAPHY, KING LEAR VIA JAPAN, AND MORE

ZOE JELLICOEAPRIL 6, 2016 Wednesday, 6 April – Ran,17:25, €9, IFI Kurosawa’s interpretation of King Lear was ten years in the making, meticulously devised over a series of painted storyboards that were published with the screenplay. He combined Shakespeare with legends of daimyō Mōri Motonari, and filmed almost entirely in long shots on the slopes of Japan’s […]

Garden Art Can Bring Drama and Design to Outdoor Spaces

If you came across any of Barbara Sanderson’s work in a garden, you might think you’d stepped into Alice’s Wonderland. The Seattle-based glass blower crafts flowers, arbors, lights and fountains for natural settings, aiming to create a magical, otherworldly tableau. “I love to add another dimension to what already exists,” she says. Art created for […]