Last week, I was interviewed by a sophomore design student preparing to write a paper on how graphic design is changing with technology advancement. I thought I would share my answers for anyone with similar inquiries. Read more →
Recently, in my writing composition class, I was asked to write a paper using a prompt which questions my field of study. The results were quite interesting after I thought about the question and did some research.
“What is the most important development that has occurred in graphic design during the last ten years? Explain this development and how it has impacted graphic design as a career.”
In the past twenty years, our world has changed greatly with the increased reliance on computers. The invention of the microchip has advanced our technology so much that we can now access many services without leaving the comfort of our homes. As a graphic designer I can also see that my industry is no exception to this revolution. Suddenly, untrained individuals have access to inexpensive tools that can be used for a variety of publications. Professional software owners are making their own fliers to promote small businesses. The invention of the internet has created a new medium demand for online web design, and the multimedia industries have also turned to more advanced design elements. Read more →