My July Playlist, more or less… Friends (feat. Bon Iver) – Francis and the Lights May I Have This Dance (Remix feat. Chance the Rapper) – Francis and the Lights Fine Wine (feat. Joe Fox x Future x M.I.A.) – A$AP Rocky This Is My Version – Conor Maynard Roses – Outkast Pink + White – Frank Ocean Eventually – Tame Impala From the Dining Table – Harry Styles The Louvre – Lorde Writer in the Dark – Lorde Supercut…

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What a project this has been. If you need a recap, read this and this first. This research project was structured on the foundations of complete curiosity about a topic that I myself, as a millennial, was directly affected by. A Millennial Love, a complete analysis of the modern dating environment that unearthed assumptions, expectations, ideologies and realities that my peers and I are faced with and challenged by on a daily basis. As a research professional (I use the…

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After the creation of my site wireframes for the redesign of the live music venue, and the birth of my usability tests, it was time to put the two head to head and see how they fared. I had 5 participants – whose identity I will keep anonymous as part of the confidentiality requested – to take on three tasks that I designed to truly test the outcome of my redesign. Overall the usability tests revealed faults in some little…

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In order to create a functional and aesthetically pleasing site, a designer needs to ensure that it is not catered only to their tastes but to the users intended to interact with the site, to fulfill the purpose outlined within the brief. After re-visiting the brief I allocated to this project, I came up with three usability tests to ensure three things: efficiency, effectiveness and satisfaction – as recommended in CAGD290. The three tasks include: Find the address of the…

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After I reached a point where I was satisfied with the layout and spacing of my wireframes it was time to go about constructing working wireframes for the live music venue website I am redesigning. Using Adobe InDesign, I constructed the six pages that make up the venues location, including the Home, About, Menu, Event, Gallery, and Contact page. While most of the content already exists within the old site, the purpose of this construction is to visualise and prototype…

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