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  • Drawing and the Remembered City

Howeson, Anne, 2018, Journal Article, Drawing and the Remembered City Journal of Illustration, 5 (1). pp. 3-21. ISSN 2052-0204

Abstract or Description:

This article discusses place, memory and drawing. It suggests that ‘place’ can be a key theme for illustrators and artists - a container and metaphor for social, political and historical ideas. Using personal case studies, memory is considered as a storeroom of ideas with a close connection to the imagination. Atmosphere, mood and the role of colour, light and shadow are presented as primary ways of communicating complex ideas through intuition and emotion, in addition to the language of intellect, reason and the conceptual.

Official URL: http://www.ingentaconnect.com/contentone/intellect...
Subjects: Creative Arts and Design > W200 Design studies > W220 Illustration
School or Centre: School of Communication
Identification Number or DOI: https://doi.org/10.1386/jill.5.1.3_1
Date Deposited: 26 Mar 2019 13:34
Last Modified: 31 Mar 2019 08:38
URI: http://researchonline.rca.ac.uk/id/eprint/3685

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