"Taking design from this formulaic approach and making me feel something, making me want to hang it on the wall like a piece of art, that's what design should be about."
- David Zobel, Curator
There is No Design Button
Our gallery assistant Emilyann Craighead sits down with David Zobel to find out what motivated him to curate a show on graphic design. Watch the video to find out more about Zobel's thoughts on the graphic design process.
"Design goes so much beyond just assembling elements together, besides just having type and image. And maybe you don't even need an image; maybe you don't need type. There's so many ways you can combine design. Really, if you look at what separates art from design, it is just the message. It's just the typography. Without a message, it's an art piece. So, I could create this amazing visual, and if I put a logo on it, all of a sudden it's designed because I got you to see that that person is represented in the piece with that logo. Art and design walks this fine line."
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