Monthly Archives: November 2011

Pop-Up ASD Library

Architecture Library ‘drop-in’ Wednesday 1-2 pm and Thursday 11-12.30 every week during termtime in Spring House 1st floor Computer Lab See Architecture web pages for contact details and more inf0

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Finding images online for teaching & learning

This fun presentation is a good starting point for finding online images. Double click on the embedded links to image resources  where  WebLearn use is allowed. There are details of image-sharing websites, image sharing and educational-use-friendly websites.

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Women Work in Wood

An exhibition and symposium at the Cass and Parker Galleries Commercial Road. Furniture designer-makers Tomoko Azumi, Alice Blogg, Katherine Fernie, Karen Hansen, Akiko Kuwahata and Lorraine Moore. Innovative designs and techniques  including mass -production prototypes, furniture of reclaimed timber and  … Continue reading

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Featured journal: Novum-world of graphic design

Novum: World of Graphic Design is bilingual, in German/English. Keep up-to-date with the latest and best in international contemporary graphic design. Novum pinpoints current trends and new talent in illustration, photo, web, corporate , poster and design, advertising, packaging and … Continue reading

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Hitchcock at LondonMet

Shadows of Doubt: A psycho-geographic enquiry into the childhood of Alfred Hitchcock Read more here… Symposium 24th November 2011 2pm. Exhibition 20th November to 16th December. Private view 1st  December Venue: The Sir John Cass Faculty of Art, Media and … Continue reading

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Aldgate Talks

Series of talks Thursday 17 November 2011, 6:30pm aldgate, demolished in 1760 / sara~ / CC BY-SA 2.0 A series of lectures with presentations made by those who can offer an insight into the area of Aldgate and its urban … Continue reading

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Pixels, bits & resolution:mystery solved

A good place to start if you need to understand the basic terminology of digital imaging. This interactive tutorial from Cornell University is clear and concise. It covers bit depth, file size, resolution, pixel dimensions and image compression.  

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Library e-resource: Digimap

Digimap is an invaluable tool for architects and fascinating resource for anyone interested in maps.It provides online delivery of Ordnance Survey maps and also historical and geological maps of Great Britain Digimap can only be accessed from within the University … Continue reading

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Artquest: practical & critical support

Need help to find out how to make a living from your art practice? Artquest is bursting with advice about how to network and exhibit your work. How about trying a residency or a studio exchange abroad? Find out how … Continue reading

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Library e-resource: WGSN trend forecasting

A powerful  style analysis image database available via the Library catalogue. WGSN predicts and reflects fashion, product, marketing and design trends. Search youth and street fashion, interiors, colour, materials, print and graphics. Save images in your personal area of WGSN … Continue reading

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