Post 7 2024: Main Project Aesthetics – Plans and Alternatives

Post 7: Main Project Aesthetics: Plans and Alternatives. Sketch your project in two wildly different aesthetics than the one you are planning. What if….?

LED Matrix Aesthetics: Plans and Alternatives.

Blog Post #7: Main Project Aesthetics: Plans and Alternatives In this post, I look into possibilities, sketching my programmable LED display project in two distinctly different aesthetics from my initial rustic-modern design.  Quick Overview  My current idea is to create a led matrix of 64×32 and encase this in a wood frame. I would like…

Main Project Aesthetics – Plans and Alternatives

https://www.mr-beam.org/en/blogs/news/handy-ladestation-aus-holz-selber-bauen My main project aesthetic is going to be minimalism. This aesthetic is characterized by monotone colors and a lack of complexity. The reason I like minimalism as an aesthetic for my main project is because I am going to use this project on my desk as a charging station and it would fit the…

Post 7: Main Project Aesthetics: Plans and Alternatives

For my main project, I am currently immersed in the world of Abstract Art and surrealism, intertwined with the mesmerizing concept of pseudo perpetual machines. This aesthetic speaks to me on a deeply personal level, drawing inspiration from childhood memories of art exhibitions and recent encounters with captivating structures at the MIT Museum. Planning for…

Post 7: Main Project Plans and Alternatives

The coaster, a common household accessory, has undergone a subtle evolution in design over the years. While typically serving as a functional barrier against moisture and spillage, contemporary iterations now embrace minimalist principles to blend seamlessly into modern living spaces. Among these innovations, a minimalist coaster with a dynamic diameter stands out for its ability…

Main Project Aesthetics: Plans and Alternatives

https://modelermagic.com/henri-2-0-a-science-fiction-short-film-by-eli-sas My main project aesthetic will follow technical space exploration design. This aesthetic is that iconic industrial, practical, blocky yet slipstream design usually clad in all white that is in almost all space design from spacesuit gloves all the way to spaceships. It is probably just the engineer in me talking, but I have always…

Main Project: Abstract Tech

My main project will be of the Abstract Tech aesthetic. Abstract Tech includes digital holograms, lights, geometric patterns, and conceptual “technology” to paint a futuristic picture. This aesthetic draws on the technology movement of the 20th century. There is often digital circuitry involved in this aesthetic, and an overall futuristic feel. Below is an example…

Post 7: Main Project Aesthetics: Plans and Alternatives – Ari Matrajt

For my project, I envision a versatile cooking appliance, something like a spatula, featuring an interchangeable top that can be easily switched out for different cooking needs, such as a spoon attachment. This innovative design offers convenience and flexibility in the kitchen, catering to various culinary tasks with a single, adaptable tool. Furthermore, inspired by…

Main Project Aesthetics – Organic Modern Alternatives

Main Project Aesthetics – Organic Modern Alternatives AJ Terio ATLS 4279 – Aesthetics in Design 3/5/2024 The Vision: In pursuit of enhancing my living space at home with a multifunctional design, my main project envisions creating a full-sized, organic modern furniture piece. Designed to amalgamate utility with aesthetic pleasure, this piece is destined to house…

Main Project Aesthetics: Plans and Alternatives – Max Palish

In my previous post, I described my planned aesthetic for the final project which will be wooden minimalism and outlines my initial thoughts of the final product. To reiterate I would like to create a simplistic, low profile lighting unit created from a hallowed out thick plank of wood.  Example of wooden minimalism: https://medium.com/spacelyai/wood-in-interior-design-a-timeless-fusion-of-tradition-and-modernity-e55b8b384e3b  …

Project Aesthetics: Levitating Nature Scene with Steampunk Elements

Main Project Aesthetic The main aesthetic of the project is a harmonious blend of natural elements and steampunk-inspired machinery, encapsulating the ethos of Victorian futurism. At the heart of this design lies the contrast between the organic forms and textures of the floating nature scene and the intricate mechanical details of the steampunk base. The…

Post 7 – Utilitarian Aesthetic Plans and Alternatives

As mentioned in last week’s post, my primary project aesthetic is utilitarian: things designed with practicality first and foremost, with its visual appeal a byproduct. This will entail geometric shapes, a handful of color palettes, and must offer utility in some form. Two alternative aesthetics that would be in stark contrast to utilitarian would be…

Main Project Aesthetic Plans & Alternatives: Truss Kite

My current plan for my project’s aesthetic is very much modernist. Being a rigid, geometrically defined kite certainly lends itself to that, having large, flat planes and exposed spars. I do not have any plans of adorning it such as adding twirling tails or a wide color palette. I’ve even thought about coloring the main…

Aesthetic Exploration and Different Ideas – Brutalist Lamp

The aesthetic that I will be using for my final project is Brutalism through an interior design standpoint. Brutalism utilizes simple block shapes and exposed concrete to portray an intense feel when viewing the buildings. From personal experience I have seen lots of Brutalism in cities like Prague, Berlin, and New York City. I find…