Our first homework project of the semester in Elements was to create a piece that uses only one color. Elements is a class we take both the first, and second semester of freshman year. The second semester focuses on color theory – how and when to use color effectively.
This project’s guidelines were so simple that the professor didn’t even give us a handout. She just said “a monochromatic piece.” Usually I don’t get ideas for projects very quickly, but the idea for this came to mind almost immediately.
3 Red Cubes, paper
Now that you’ve seen the fancy documentation, here’s the sculpture being critiqued:
A short video:
I had a lot of fun making this, there was something very meditative about coming up all different types of shapes to put inside and then cutting them out with an x-acto blade/scissors.