Critique

TEXTILE DEGREE SHOWS 2017 17754332

YOUR NAME Crystal Cordt

Please undertake a thorough, in-depth investigation and critique of this year’s Textile Degree shows. Making a personal review in this way will help to clarify your own practice. The Final Textile Exhibitions are all displayed in Room B1.14. Be methodical in your observations and carefully evaluate each student’s show. Then select 2 shows that appeal to you and which you find particularly inspiring. Please respond clearly to all 4 sections below:

  • Name of Degree Show student   Lia Pritchard
  1. Critique /comment on the development of ideas and concepts in this work:
  2. Experimentation throughout designs is clear, and use of facilities is shown. Found the illustrations to be really detailed and they all went well as a collection.
  3. How successfully are the materials and techniques used to convey the concepts? Very successful as there was a variety of things used that fitted well with the illustrated theme and
  4. What is it about this exhibition that most impresses you?
  5. What caught my eye the most was the advertisement sign made of glass with Lisa Pritchards design. It looks so impressive and the scale is amazing.
  6. Briefly evaluate the presentation style of the work: Very stylish and presented well. Colours and products thought out well when presenting.
  • Name of Degree Show student   Bethan Perrins
  1. Critique/ comment on the development of ideas and concepts in this work:
  2. A lot of ideas present within fabric samples as there are loads of patterns and designs
  3. How successfully are the materials and techniques used to convey the concepts? Very successful as there are folders, a laptop case, wall art, a cushion and light that have her designs printed on there, very good use of materials and clear what her outcome was meant to be.
  4. What is it about this exhibition that most impresses you?
  5. The bold and bright vibrant colours caught my eye straight away.
  6. Briefly evaluate the presentation style of the work: Stationary set up in exhibition implies an interior inside a home.
  • How do you perceive the shows, generally? Very creative, positive energy, hardworking and amazing designers.
  • List 3 key things you have learnt from what you have seen overall? Ways to display work > How you display effects your work > Important to have a collection.
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