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Designer and illustrator Tomas Ekström‘s new undertaking, Emoticons, tries to unearth and clarify the emotional valence of the elemental parts and rules that represent the media of type, form and music.
The properties that make up every media is methodically and completely investigated and alternative ways of manipulating them in order to purposefully talk a selected emotional message is described in element within the e-book Emoticons – The emotional which means of type, form & music.
Elaborate designs, illustrations and music that evoke particular feelings have been then created by the artist to showcase how these theories might be utilized in apply. The ensuing items turn into emotional icons of their respective media for every of the areas of human emotion. These emoticons are all absolutely realized artistic endeavors in their very own proper, however to completely recognize them one must see, really feel and take heed to them collectively, which could be completed right here.
Pictures and textual content courtesy of Tomas Ekström/Kallbrand.