Maddie Shackelford: capstone
The artist's statement: There used to be an uncomfortable tension between art and craft. That pressure has since dissipated and been replaced with a new tension – that between art and design. Arguably art and design are different, however I am interested in how they can be the same. Design is becoming less and less about simply displaying information in a visually stimulating way, and more about user experience, empathy and psychology. Being interested in both fine art and Graphic Design, I want to explore how that user experience can be heightened by art, and how design can inspire and grow ...
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