DA Film Screening: Graphic Means, 12 June, Wellington

Wellington Design Meetup and Design Assembly invites you to our eagerly-anticipated annual film events taking place in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch. This year we are delighted to present Briar Levit’s Graphic Means.


Graphic Means Wellington
Monday 12th June, 6.15pm arrival, film starts at 6.30pm
The Embassy
10 Kent Terrace
Mount Victoria, Wellington 

Tickets: $25 Professional / $20 Design Assembly Friend
(Not a DA Friend? Click here for details on how to sign up). 

Eventbrite - Creative Refresh with Kathryn Burnett

Up until just over 30 years ago, when the desktop computer debuted, the whole design production process would have been done primarily by hand, and with the aide of analog machines. The design and print industries used a variety of ways to get type and image onto film, plates, and finally to the printed page. Graphic Means is a journey through this transformative Mad Men-era of pre-digital design production to the advent of the desktop computer. It explores the methods, tools, and evolving social roles that gave rise to the graphic design industry as we know it today.

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DA Film Screening: Graphic Means, 11 May, Auckland

Design Assembly invites you to our eagerly-anticipated annual film events taking place in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch. This year we are delighted to present Briar Levit’s Graphic Means.


Graphic Means Auckland
Thursday 11 May, 8.00pm arrival, film starts 8.15pm
Capitol Cinema
610 Dominion Road
Balmoral, Auckland

Tickets: $25 Professional / $20 Design Assembly Friend
(Not a DA Friend? Click here for details on how to sign up). 

Eventbrite - Creative Refresh with Kathryn Burnett

Up until just over 30 years ago, when the desktop computer debuted, the whole design production process would have been done primarily by hand, and with the aide of analog machines. The design and print industries used a variety of ways to get type and image onto film, plates, and finally to the printed page. Graphic Means is a journey through this transformative Mad Men-era of pre-digital design production to the advent of the desktop computer. It explores the methods, tools, and evolving social roles that gave rise to the graphic design industry as we know it today.

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Design Assembly invites you to our eagerly-anticipated annual film events taking place in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch. This year we are delighted to present Briar Levit’s Graphic Means. Graphic Means Auckland […]

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Kelly Spencer
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Eventbrite - Creative Refresh with Kathryn Burnett

Refreshments thanks to Sunshine Brewery.

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