20th Century Design Aesthetics: Shadow Art

For my final project, I want to create an artwork that casts different shadows as it rotates. I have discussed my original design aesthetic in my previous post. This is my original design: Here, I explored other design aesthetics inspired by the 20th-century including organic design, biomorphism, and streamlining:

Skill Sets and Personal Aspirations

During the last year of my curriculum as a mechanical engineer, I have realized that it is not what I’m truly passionate about. A little too late, right? I found myself more drawn to artistic majors such as graphic design, architecture and photography. I’ve always had interest in such topics, however, I’ve never thought about pursuing them as a career. Maybe because art is not appreciated where I come from. In Saudi Arabia, parents put a lot of pressure on their kids to either be…