Teachers and students from GAD visited Xu Bing retrospective exhibition
Mr. Xu Bing is a renowned contemporary artist in domestic and abroad. This exhibition is Mr. Xu Bing’s most comprehensive retrospective solo exhibition in Beijing. It includes more than 60 pieces of works in the form of prints, drawings, installations, documentaries, manuscripts, videos, documentaries and so on. The works show Mr. Xu Bing’s views on potential doubts about its presentation and how the work balances the pursuit of detailed expression. The students benefit a lot.
Students visit photos
After that, the students came to Nanluogu Lane for the redesign of the fonts in the project to carry out the research work of the plaque characters. Nanluogu Lane is one of the oldest streets in Beijing. There are many individual plaques with different styles in the lane. Students can redesign the plaques by choosing the plaques they are interested in and understanding the storefront deeply.
Shop plaque photos
This visit and research enable students to broaden their knowledge and deepen the understanding of the design, provide a substantial material reserve for the subsequent design tasks. At the same time, it helps students understand art better and lay a good foundation for future design learning.