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Leeds College of Art, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
GiD things is a blogspot for students studying the Graphics, Illustration and Digital Media specialism on the Leeds College of Art Foundation Diploma in Art & Design course. This blog exists to highlight contemporary designers and their practises which are relevant to ongoing studies and topics investigated throughout the course.

Friday, 19 February 2010

Brian Dettmer

Brian Dettmer

zoetrope record decks - sculpture

by DIY music and animation duo, Sculpture, who use zoetrope record deck, tape loops, cassettes, samples, and lo-fi electronic noise, cross-fertilizing analogue and digital techniques to generate vivid sonic and visual collages.

Sculpture is Dan Hayhurst (audio) and Reuben Sutherland (visual). Check out some more of Reuben's commercial work at

Tuesday, 16 February 2010

Time Shift : Oliver Postgate

Tonight, documentary series Time Shift aired their programme dedicated to Oliver Postgate who died last year. I would recommend this to anyone but in particular people interested in moving image and narrative. I'd quite happily argue the case for Postgate and Firmin being the best British moving image story tellers of the 20th century. Click the picture to watch.