Wk12 – Activity – ePortfolio

This week activity is about creating an ePortfolio. I decided to change everything in the page to make it look completely different. At the beginning of class, I chose a basic theme with clear background and white base color. I thought it would make the professor a little easier to look at and score it….

Wk11 – Activity – Fiber Arts (Wall Hanging)

For this week activity, I want to make something like the picture on the left. This is the week of fiber art. My ideal is this wall hanging piece of art. Unfortunately, It turned out completely different. I couldn’t find the right materials in my local store. Even though I already took an art class…

Wk10 – Activity – Game Design (Geocaching)

This week activity is going out and finding treasure! I was really excited when I was following the compass. I tried to invite some of my friends to go with me on the treasure hunt but they all busy so I had to go alone. One of the reason I invited them because I am…

Wk9 – Activity – Transmedia Storytelling (Experience)

We started this activity on Thursday so there isn’t many things to talk about. The goal was to see the behavior of other people. For that purpose, I will talk about my experiences in six years so far. At first I chose a character that six years older than me because I seem older than…

Wk8 – Activity – Mobile Public Art (Somebody)

For this week’s activity, I chose to try out Somebody app. At first, the app is really confused me. I have to go to the official website to read what is it about. I also have to watch some advertisement video on the app to see how it work. I see this happen a lot…

Wk7 – Activity – Ephemeral Art (Snapchat)

This week activity is about making art on Snapchat. This is my first time actually using it. It was a little bit confused to me at first because most of the action are hold and slide. Personally, I don’t really like this app just because of the layout and control. For me, I have the…

Wk6 – Activity – Identity Art (Periscope)

For this week activity, this is my first try of Periscope and also my first time go on public media. I will talk about my experiment of Periscope during this week. I did a broadcast before bed time introducing my laptop and some programs that people might use as a Computer Science after graduated. Not…

Wk5 – Activity – Ethnography

This week’s activity is to spend a night without electricity. This is not my first time experimenting this. When I was a kid I lived in the country side in Vietnam for 2 years. There was no electricity back then. We don’t use candles but instead used the fireflies. When the sun down, you can…

Wk4 – Activity – Painting

This week’s activity is graffiti painting. I have to go to my grandfather’s house so I decided I will do the work there. As you can see it looks really ugly, at least for me. This is my first time doing graffiti and also first time using spray paint. I enjoyed doing it with my…

Wk3 – Activity – Social Photography

During the SOA Galleries day, I especially like pictures about people posing in the Max L. Gatov East Gallery. This shows that it is a great activity and people are having fun with art. By trying out the pose of the piece you also understand more about that the artist try to say and learn…

Wk2 – Activity – Plaster Casting

I went to Hermosa Beach because I’m living at Lawndale, Los Angeles. I actually went there with my family. It have been a long time since we all go to the beach. My little sister helped me out a lot. I got home a little late because of traffic. It is about 20-30 minutes to…