Let’s Talk Tuesdays


On Tuesdays, we watch talks or interviews with artists and designers and discuss how to present our work clearly and with confidence. This week we’ll hear from Adam Singolda, who is the CEO of Taboola. As you watch this interview, consider these questions: Does the designer speak clearly and with confidence? Does he use gestures … Continue reading Let’s Talk Tuesdays

Thursdays in Review


On Thursdays, we read reviews or news stories about art or design and study the language used in them. This week’s article is about a female-founded advertising agency, Swift. Here are three paragraphs from AIGA Eye on Design, in italics. (In the beginning of this article, we learn that Swift is a successful, female-founded ad … Continue reading Thursdays in Review

Wordy Wednesdays


On Wednesdays, we look at artist/design statements or About pages and discuss the vocabulary they use to describe their work. Today we’ll look at the About page of Leo Burnett, an ad agency with offices all over the world. Below is the text from their Chicago office site, which created this series of Mayhem Allstate … Continue reading Wordy Wednesdays

Video Mondays


On Mondays, we look at videos of art critiques, interviews, and resource demos. Today we’ll critique the work of photographer and film director Jacob Sutton. I’ll ask three questions for you to reply to in the comments, and then I’ll share the answers on Facebook during Friday Live! At Artglish, we help artists and designers … Continue reading Video Mondays

Let’s Talk Tuesdays


On Tuesdays, we watch talks or interviews with artists and designers and discuss how to present our work clearly and with confidence. This week we’ll listen to Maryzyle Galinato, who is the Group Creative Director at Hakuhodo Vietnam, talking about her three favorite ads. (The first ad is Japanese. To see it with English subtitles, click the … Continue reading Let’s Talk Tuesdays

Wordy Wednesdays


On Wednesdays, we look at artist statements or design philosophy statements and discuss the best vocabulary to describe an artwork or design. Today we’ll look at the About page for the ad agency Goodby, Silverstein & Partners. They created the upcoming Super Bowl ad campaign for Doritos Blaze vs. Mountain Dew Ice. This is from the … Continue reading Wordy Wednesdays