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Michael Lopez
Academic interests

Graphic design, illustration, video editing, photography, and story boarding

Bio

Still finding my muse in this path I’ve taken and slowly getting better at it. Studying graphic design while still looking into a little bit of everything.

My Courses

COMD3503Spring2019 Topics in Graphic Design

COMD3503Spring2019 Topics in Graphic Design

Explores the role of graphic designer in contemporary visual communications with related design assignments and research. Graphic design trends; the impact of computer technology; examination of the work of major 20th century designers; global graphics; the ongoing dialogue between advertising and graphic design. A large emphasis will be placed on awareness of the design world by observing the principles of design in our community: books, publications, web sources, museums and graphic art organizations. Students are expected to gather reference materials for all their projects and are encouraged to use the library resources. http://library.citytech.cuny.edu

COMD1112 D114 Digital Media Foundations Spring 2019 Goetz

COMD1112 D114 Digital Media Foundations Spring 2019 Goetz

This course introduces students to core concepts in the media field including color theory, design and production terminology, reproduction processes, file formats and substrates. During the semester, students will complete three pages of their own ePortfolio web site, complete a print design project and one video project. Lectures will provide students with a historical perspective of the media field as well as discussing current practices and future trends.

COMD2327 Typographic Design II, SP2016

COMD2327 Typographic Design II, SP2016

This course introduces a variety of basic layouts and formats, building technical and practical fluency in setting and working with type for both print and screen. This course further explores topics learned in COMD 1167 Type and Media, such as typeface selection and the use of the typographical grids. Problem-solving for most common typographical problems is discussed.

COMD 2427   Typographic Design lll, Spring 2017

COMD 2427 Typographic Design lll, Spring 2017

This course addresses the advanced creative and comprehensive study of typographic design principles. Exercises include consideration of hierarchy and design with intensive use of body copy to explore multiple columns and grids and multiple page applications, in the design of table, book, poster, web and motion graphics. Lessons include modes of production, font management and electronic file preparation.

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