GD18: Whitecliffe Graphic Design Graduate Show

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Opening Night: Friday 16th November 2018, 5.30pm – 7.30pm

Exhibition Opening Hours: Saturday 17th November, 10am – 4pm

Location: Demo Space, 21 Shaddock Street, Eden Terrace, Auckland

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/gd18exhibition/

Website: https://gd18exhibition.com/

GD18 is a graduate exhibition of Graphic Design students from Whitecliffe College of Arts and Design. The exhibition takes inspiration from the interface of Adobe Indesign, the exhibition space makes visible the invisible elements integral to the structure of an InDesign document. GD18 is a showcase of projects varying in media as well as lines of enquiry, come along to support and celebrate our graduating designers.

Our exhibition opening night is on Friday the 16th of November, wine, as well as beer from our sponsor Epic beer along with nibbles, will be provided. If you cannot make it on our opening night,  feel free to come the following day, GD18 continues on Saturday the 17th of November from 10am-4pm.


Preview of some of the exhibiting students:

Name: Wayne Shih

Project Name: Kiwi / Moa publication

Description: This book documents/compares the history/fate of the Kiwi and the Moa in particular considering the impact of the arrival of humans in Aotearoa New Zealand. 


Name: Kayleigh Bartlett

Project Name: Hotline Bling publication

Description: This project is an investigation of the telephone. Through my research my publication developed into an investigation of how we communicate as a society today and how easy it is for us to be in constant contact with one another.


Name: Chelsea Moore

Project Name: Pamela

Description: This publication series focuses on archival processes and memory: it was prompted by the simple relatable action of looking back at old family photographs.


Name: Sydney Plested

Project Name: Privacy is Dead

Description: This speculative project was inspired by Sang Munn’s ZXX typeface, which functioned as a means of accessible and understandable encryption. My typeface has six family fonts that would be coded to constantly shift, in order to frustrate a computer’s ability to register what has been typed.


Name: Nikita Moshev

Project Name: The mental ecology

 Description: The mental environment refers to societal influences upon mental health. This segment of work looks at the saturation of imagery in our lives.


Name: Katie Paton

Project Name: Wavelength

Description: This is a book based on the radio. The focus of the work became about “dialogue” and its different forms, for example talk-back radio and Facebook comments. The book also includes a chapter on the VHF radio (mayday) and fictional radio hosts in film/television.


Name: Kay Tasma

Project Name: Various Projects

Description: An indexical selection of recent books, workbooks and notebooks.

 



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