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Group 10 { Experience, Examine, Express }

Capturing the essence of buildings and spaces // Drawing // Modelling

Atelier: MSAp

Day 02 - 01/05/2014: Filming
After finding inspiration in a session of architectural films, we headed to the city centre to take some footage of our own.
Posted 9 May 2014 23:39
Day 01 30/04/2014
Urban sketching.
Posted 9 May 2014 23:14
On the first day with the urban sketching group we sketched spaces inside the Manchester Central Library and the sketch i was happiest with at the end of the day was this sketch of a hallway and staircase on the 3rd floor with a nice aesthetic.
Posted 9 May 2014 21:15
This is an image of me editing footage of Manchester Piccadilly, the short video is called Movement in Manchester Piccadilly and I used Adobe Premiere Pro to edit.
Posted 9 May 2014 17:46
This is the site chosen for Urban Sketching, The Library. We sketched with other keen artists and learnt how to sketch in confidence.
Posted 9 May 2014 17:40
This is an image showing a talk we had about Urban Sketching, we then went to a site to begin our own Urban Sketching.
Posted 9 May 2014 17:38
Day 5 - 07/05/14
Creative Writing.
Upon receiving a talk on creative writing, we spent the day developing our narratives even further.
Posted 8 May 2014 22:27
Day 4 - 06/05/14
There are many ways to depict a space. After exploring the medium of urban-sketching and filming, we were taught of the art of comic book-making.
Posted 8 May 2014 22:11
Day 4 - 06/05/14
We spent the morning exploring through Northern Quarter to get ideas for our story-based narrative. In studio, we were introduced to Archontia Manolakelli of the Manchester University Comic Collective where we explored our narratives in a form of a comic.
Posted 8 May 2014 22:08
DAY 3 - 02/05/14
After compiling all footage from the day before, we started editing our film.
Posted 8 May 2014 21:56
DAY 2 - 01/05/14
After inspired by a session of watching architectural films, we went to the city centre to film our own short film.
Posted 8 May 2014 21:32
event 10 - day 3 - editing

Editing the footage of videos and photos that were taken a day before.
Posted 8 May 2014 15:59
event 10 - day 2 - filming

Filming and photography in Picadilly Gardens. Representing the site from different perspective
Posted 8 May 2014 15:44
event 10 - day 1 - urban sketching

Urban sketching session. Our sketches at one place.
Posted 8 May 2014 01:05
event 10 // day 5 // creative writing

Creating a more detailed story for the comic drawn the day before.
Posted 7 May 2014 21:32
Creative writing talk and narrative development with Alex of 'Script' group.
Posted 7 May 2014 20:09
Listening Attentively to narrative and creative writing talks
Posted 7 May 2014 18:03
DAY 4: Narrative. Creating composite characters from participatory site engagement.
Posted 7 May 2014 17:55
DAY 1: Sketching Form. Day out with the Urban Sketching Group. Joined by random members of the public during our big reveal.
Posted 7 May 2014 17:54
DAY 5: Creative Writing. Letting the inner creative loose!
Posted 7 May 2014 17:53
DAY 2: Filming movement and interaction. Capturing 'moments' through the creation of films.
Posted 7 May 2014 17:44
DAY 1 - 30/04/14
Urban sketching
Location: Manchester Central Library
Posted 7 May 2014 11:50
Workshop on Comic-style architectural narratives with Archontia Manolakelli.
Posted 7 May 2014 11:14
Slides and talks on architectural narrative in differing media. First talk on architectural narratives mixed with fictional narratives in theme parks by Alex Watts, followed by an afternoon workshop and talk from Archontia Manolakelli of Manchester University Comic Collective on narratives in Comic-Books and how this can relate to architectural spaces.
Posted 7 May 2014 11:11
Using footage from the previous day, montaged with images and films clips from other sources, to create short films documenting the site.
Posted 7 May 2014 11:03
An introduction to use of film techniques for site representation. Following an introduction to films which utilise different editing methods, students went on-site to film key interactions in a Piccadilly site.
Posted 7 May 2014 10:56
First collaborator talk from Simone Ridyard of the Manchester Urban Sketching Group on the importance of sketching in different ways on the way in which we interpret the built environment. Following the introduction students looked at sketching the environment and interactions in Manchester Central Library.
Posted 7 May 2014 10:52
Urban Sketching experience.
Posted 7 May 2014 09:59
event 10 // day 4 // architectural narrative and comic making

Analysisng how people experience spaces and representing those narratives in comic book style drawings.
Posted 6 May 2014 22:59
event 10 // day 3 // editing

Editing footage from previous day and creating a short video.
Posted 6 May 2014 22:59
event 10 // day 2 // filming

Filming spaces and people in Picadilly Gardens and Northern Quarter.
Posted 6 May 2014 22:58
event 10 // day 1 // sketching

Afternoon in the Central Library sketching with Manchester Urban Sketching group.
Posted 6 May 2014 22:57
Day 4: Learning how to express narrative in comic-book form
Posted 6 May 2014 22:28
Day 3: Editing the photos and videos taken on Day 2 to create a film with a narrative
Posted 6 May 2014 22:20
Day 2: Photography and Filming in Manchester Piccadilly
Posted 6 May 2014 22:04
Day 1: Urban Sketching of Manchester Central Library
Posted 6 May 2014 21:44
{Filming movement and interaction day, a day out in the city centre, talking and filming people} "I do it for the homeless" said Andrew, a street artist.
Posted 6 May 2014 17:02
The first session "Sketching Form" was started by a presentation of Simone Ridyard from the Manchester Urban Sketching group. {an interesting talk with an inspired way of represent space}
Posted 6 May 2014 16:26