Freedom in Public Spaces

This text was originally written for the Introduction to Philosophy (PHL102) subject. Last year’s Toronto Pride was blistered by a unique demonstration of grief and despair, a silent shout of the black community reaching for their rights. Public interpretation of the act varied from hijacking and disrespect (Levy) to praising and consonance (Petrow), followed by […]

Split Opening Sequence

This text was originally written for the Interactive Media Business course. Born in 1988, in a rural village located on the countryside of the state of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, running down the farms and hills, I clearly remember landline telephony being such big news. Before the internet era, living in a small town up by […]

Second Project – Digital Photography INM102

For this Digital Photography Assignment we were supposed to send 10 RAW images exploring the following concepts: line, shape, form, color, texture It was a challenging process for me since I really needed to improve my photography skills with professional equipment, thus the project turned out to be extremely beneficial to improve my abilities in this […]

On Interactivity and its Power

This text was originally written for the Interactive Media Business course. Born in 1988, in a rural village located on the countryside of the state of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, running down the farms and hills, I clearly remember landline telephony being such big news. Before the internet era, living in a small town up by… Continue reading On Interactivity and its Power

Early Letterform – Design Principles INM 100

For this second project on Design Principles (INM 100) we had to explore some primary relations between typography and hierarchy, selecting a letter from the Phoenician or Greek alphabet, researching it, and writing some introductory text about its background. Then, three compositions should be created, each distinctively different: the first should have the Symbol as the most… Continue reading Early Letterform – Design Principles INM 100

A Clash of Minorities

This text was originally written for the Introduction to Philosophy (PHL102) subject. Last year’s Toronto Pride was blistered by a unique demonstration of grief and despair, a silent shout of the black community reaching for their rights. Public interpretation of the act varied from hijacking and disrespect (Levy) to praising and consonance (Petrow), followed by… Continue reading A Clash of Minorities

Influencers – People who Shaped my Creative Persona

This text was originally written for the Interactive Media Business (INM110) subject. Introduction Looking up to other people’s works is a process that encompasses a mixture of admiration, wonderment, passion, and some frustration nonetheless. Inspiration comes in many ways and it is spread through uncountable different media, from music and poems to videos, apps, headlines,… Continue reading Influencers – People who Shaped my Creative Persona

First Project – Digital Photography INM102

For this Digital Photography Assignment we were supposed to send 10 RAW images exploring the following concepts: line, shape, form, color, texture It was a challenging process for me since I really needed to improve my photography skills with professional equipment, thus the project turned out to be extremely beneficial to improve my abilities in this… Continue reading First Project – Digital Photography INM102

Visual Comparisons – Design Principles INM 100

For this project on Design Principles (INM 100) we were supposed to take an existing B&W picture and make a visual composition with it, using only simple letters (no signs, no glyphs, etc). The letters were supposed to compose a visual balance in relation to the photographs, displaying as harmonic and balanced composition. Here is… Continue reading Visual Comparisons – Design Principles INM 100