University of Genoa, Polytechnic School, Department of Architecture an Design
The event deals with the theme of ‘drawing from life’ connected to ‘digital transformation’ by smartphone.
It will be a performance on the streets of the town, the students will be divided into teams identified by a color and linked to 12 peculiar and characteristic points of London.
The aim is to devise a system of immediate communication about London identity by means of free hand Drawing .
The steps of the event:
1- Division into teams and supply of differently colored t-shirt
2- Assignment to each team of one of the 12 identity themes related to some parts of the town
3- Supply of material for ’drawing from life’ (sketch book, pens, markers, pastels)
4- Small manual for the best graphic rendering and choice of perspective point of view
5- Photographic investigation
7- Smartphone scanning of the sketches of the personal book
8- Elaboration of a video, maximum 3 minutes long, of drawings and photos.
9 – Editing of all the personal videos, musical choice, lettering for the elaboration of a CONCLUSIVE VIDEO to be projected publicly on the dedicated website