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This is Joshua Davey’s interpretation of the ISTD Competition Brief in 2012 – It happened on this day: The 14 July 1997 marked the United Kingdo… Read More
This is Joshua Davey’s interpretation of the ISTD Competition Brief in 2012 – It happened on this day: The 14 July 1997 marked the United Kingdoms release of the ‘Creative Industries Mapping Document,’ the first time a governing body had recognized The Creative Industry as a strong financial contributor to a countries GDP; a far cry from the cultural pre-conceptions. Like a stone in a pond, the events that followed this day substantially affected the way international governments perceived creativity. This is an exhibition proposal document of a space that will contain five fractal typographic sculptures; each representing a city that is currently involved in a government endorsed creative ‘Cluster.’ Each step in the space resembles the passing of time; the select shapes will slowly converge, until finally revealing the city name. The anamorphic qualities of the exhibition transcend through the identity. Read Less
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This isJoshua Davey’s interpretation of the ISTD Competition Brief in 2012 – Ithappened on this day:

The 14July 1997 marked the United Kingdoms release of the ‘Creative IndustriesMapping Document,’ the first time a governing body had recognized The CreativeIndustry as a strong financial contributor to a countries GDP; a far cry fromthe cultural pre-conceptions.

Like astone in a pond, the events that followed this day substantially affected the wayinternational governments perceived creativity.

This isan exhibition proposal document of a space that will contain five fractaltypographic sculptures; each representing a city that is currently involved ina government endorsed creative ‘Cluster.’

Each step in the space resembles the passing of time; the select shapes willslowly converge, until finally revealing the city name.  The anamorphic qualities of the exhibition transcend through theidentity.