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iconnipeg presentation

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iconnipeg is a series of public design workshops that invite the public to design graphic symbols that visually communicate local civic concepts.

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iconnipeg presentation

  1. 1. iconnipeg
  2. 2. iconnipeg is a hackathon-style design workshop bringing together the public with artists and designers to create icons that visually communicate local civic concepts.
  3. 3. Rapid
  4. 4. Rapid Focused
  5. 5. Rapid Focused Collaborative
  6. 6. Rapid Focused Collaborative Unsanctioned
  7. 7. DESIGN BRIEF When you think of Winnipeg, what are the iconic symbols and experiences that come to mind? If you had to communicate something significant about life in Winnipeg to a foreign visitor using nothing but symbols and icons, what would you include?
  8. 8. OBJECTIVE Work with your group to brainstorm, prototype and design icons that visually communicate local civic concepts. Remember, icons work best when they are simple, communicate a clear concept and make use of bold and universally recognizable forms.
  9. 9. CHALLENGE The aim of this workshop is to look beyond the obvious and clichéd symbols of Winnipeg to try and represent the everyday, enigmatic and under-celebrated parts of our urban experience.
  10. 10. DESIGN PROCESS BRAINSTORM SYMBOL PROTOTYPING DESIGN PRODUCTION1:30PM - 2:00PM 2:00PM - 3:00PM 3:30PM - 5:00PM
  11. 11. BRAINSTORM 1:30PM - 2:00PM
  12. 12. SYMBOL PROTOTYPING 2:00PM - 3:00PM
  13. 13. SYMBOL PROTOTYPING 2:00PM - 3:00PM
  14. 14. DESIGN ADVISOR REVIEW 3:00PM - 3:30PM Design Advisors will facilitate a group discussion and review of symbol prototypes. This is an opportunity to share your work and get an outside perspective. The spirit of the review should be constructive and move towards design resolutions.
  15. 15. DESIGN PRODUCTION 3:30PM - 5:00PM
  16. 16. DESIGN PRODUCTION INTRO TO DIGITAL ILLUSTRATION WORKSHOP 3:30PM - 5:00PM
  17. 17. 5:00PM Submit icons to iconnipeg@gmail.com 5:30PM Group presentation and review
  18. 18. 5:00PM Submit icons to iconnipeg@gmail.com 5:30PM Group presentation and review What happens to the icons after the workshop?
  19. 19. iconnipeg

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