Medium: photoshop and illustrator
The poster is based on a New Yorker podcast called Disguised by Nathan Englander singer short story. My challenge was translated Jewish custom of wedding drape into connection to contemporary christian context. I wanted poster symbolic of wife set her husband free as a dove is set free from its cage. During the iteration process, I definitely played with color palette and composition of how the woman should be seen as.
The Divergent 2017
Medium: Indesign, photoshop
The poster is based on a theatrical romantic comedy shows. The genres range in diverse story plots with sense of humor. I want the poster to tell a woman singing with a movie reel stream with the multiple icons rose, magician stick, and comedy mask within the film strips represent various types of movies. This poster intends to advertise the show with the showcase of the illustrative woman.
In my painting 3 class, the project was on a caricature of famous celebrity that has a story entailed. I want a concept of Chris Hamill, but I wanted him to hold a balloon of his young self to resonate with others about the ego people hold onto.
Hate on Kim Jung Un
medium: watercolor and ink
The assignment was to fullfill a political or famous figure who is hated. The work I did was Kim Jung Un. I wanted the imagery to read as a cold hearted leader with heart out of his chest, nuke bomb tattoo on his torn off shirt to show off his regime, backdrop of communist symbol that reflects the government, and the smoke as ulimate background of North Korea stands by. This experimentation brought me to illustrate Kim Jung Un’s personality in a rough stylized way. Some what like Edward Gorey.
Medium: gouache, photoshop, and indesign
For my Drawing and painting 1 class, I did painting based on the New York op ed article the Wrong pill can play with your mind by Jamie Lowe. I wanted to do a graphic shape of the pill and painted illustration within it as a design solution. As my solution I depicting the less obvious and more symbolic message, I showed the double sidedness of taking medication that works for others, but not for all.
Unknowing and knowing
Medium: acrylic and photoshop
The painting was based on The Raven by Edgar Allen Poe. The project was meant to learn about interpreting a still life object and personification of the raven as if it was powerful raging fire in context of unknowing smoke that represented the dead and knowing hand of man holding the lantern. This was as petrifying to the man who believing that woman, Lenore came back to have revenge on him.
The assignment was to create work that was a portrait of myself. I wanted to add symbols that represented my beliefs, viewpoints, and religion all into a woman on a relic.