Category Archive: Danielle Simpson

Final Studio Documentation

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Through the process of understanding the work, inspiration and key stylistic traits of anonymous Italian street artist Blu, a place for work was to be manipulated and constructed from the perspective of the… Continue reading

Client Explorations: Adaptations and Preliminary Sketches

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Client Analysis When analyzing the work of The Green Lantern and Hal Jordan, it is easy to see that they are relatively interrelated, as The Green Lantern’s abilities require the mind, will and… Continue reading

Client Analysis: Green Lantern, Justice League of America

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The client I was assigned is The Green Lantern also known as a founding member of The Justice League of America or otherwise known as Harold ‘Hal’ Jordan. Born in Coast City to… Continue reading

The Thinking Hand by Juhani Pallasmaa: Essay

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In The Thinking Hand, by Juhani Pallasmaa the novel effectively takes a wider view of the role of embodiment in human existential reactions, experiences and expressions as well as the processes of making… Continue reading

Midterm Crit Reflection

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Over the last month and a half, and for majority of the term, I have devoted myself to the analysis and exploration of street artist, Blu, and his various streams of constructed works.… Continue reading

Exploration of Evolution [To Evolve]

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The Explorations of Evolution inspired by Blu gradual development of stop motion and time lapse sequences 

Artist Analysis: Blu

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Being exposed to new and different things incredibly stimulates ones artistic vision. Blu may be a common name linked to the uprising world of street art and street animation in terms of his work,… Continue reading

Artist Reconstruction: Blu

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The work of Blu extends from comic book sketches in his personal sketchbook, to an extensive collection of large-scale animated murals around the world and, to his most expressive and interacted work, digital… Continue reading

Blu

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The name Blu isn’t new to many in the world of contemporary art, active for about a decade Blu’s work has become increasingly provocative and his popularity fits perfectly with the arch of street… Continue reading

Body Canvas

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The first two steps of the project involved performing and documenting/recording the act of measurement on or with your body. The perform portion of my interpretation of the following project, was the physicality… Continue reading