Type and Image Studio
ACAD is partnering with OCAD U to provide a set of online courses for you to complete on your own schedule.
The combination of type and image is a vital form of visual communication conveying complex ideas, construct meanings, implied narratives, and emotions. Students will explore the relationship between type and image across print and digital media. Course projects will combine visual and verbal elements to create sophisticated design, while looking at the formal considerations of materials in art and design production. Students are encouraged to use traditional media and digital computer programs, with an emphasis on the exploration of and through materials, process, and iteration.
About Your Instructor:
Karen Justl is an illustrator who is fascinated by the neuroscience of facial expression and emotion. She holds a Masters of Design from the Ontario College of Art and Design University in Toronto and a BFA Honors in painting from The University of Manitoba. She is conducting her illustrative research in caricature, facial expression, body language, stand-offs, and confrontation. Her illustrations have been published in magazines across Canada, including The Mark, subTerrain, Herizons, Pilot Project and Crow`s Toes. She has indulged in a series of self-published and collaborative illustration work including the striking, Art Slut Comix, 1992; Pear Comix, 1993 and The Bird (cage), 2009. In 1992/93 her comix traveled around Canada in a Fantagraphics show called Misfit Lit. Her series People and Their Problems won a prize and made an appearance in Applied Art magazine in 2009. Her work is showcased in Broken Pencil`s folio section for the Canzine Issue, October, 2010 and cover to cover in subTerrain Magazine, July, 2011. Her most recent project is a book of door knockers and mug-shots that she researched in Florence, Italy titled 'How Woeful.'
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