Psikologi dalam Desain Komunikasi Visual

Sering kali orang bertanya-tanya   ada hubungan apa antara ilmu psikologi dan desain.   Banyak mahasiswa  jurusan desainpun terkadang ada yng bertanya korelasi kedua ilmu tersebut. Begitu pula  mahasiswa jurusan psikologi masih mencari-cari kira-kira hubungan apa saja yang berkaitan. Pada makalah ini penulis berusaha menunjukkan sedikitnya 3 hal utama dari  psikologi yang menjadi dasar  didalam pembentukan  dan […]

Gestalt Theory in Interactive Media Design : Introduction to Gestalt Theory

Abstract Gestalt psychology was developed during the 1920’s by three German psychologists, Wertheimer, Koffka and Kohler. Visual artists and designers of the twentieth century adopted gestalt perceptual factors to improve their work. Books including Kepes’s Language of Vision (1944) and Arnheim’s Art and Visual Perception (1954) codified gestalt visual principles for use in design education. […]

Art has no limits

Art is almost as old as humankind itself. Art in all its forms is determined by the time in which an art piece was created and it expresses the humanity’s ideas, desires, needs and the hopes of each society imprinting a situation that takes place in a given moment of history. Simultaneously however, art advances […]

What is Psychological Design?

Some people call it user experience design, while others persuasion, but I think these terms do not cover the field that I’m deeply interested in. As we have already learnt from Douglas Adams; the holistic approach is the most efficient way to solve a crime. In my case, I want to be the detective who […]

Pergeseran Pola Hidup Manusia sebagai Dampak Teknologi Internet Pada Kehidupan Manusia

Don Tappscott (1996) dalam buku yang sangat laris dengan judul Digital economy: Promise and Peril in the Age of Networked Intelligence menggambarkan bagaimana dampak teknologi internet pada kehidupan manusia.Kehadiran teknologi internet yang semakin canggih telah merubah gaya hidup manusia dan tuntutan pada kompetensi manusia. Kini kehidupan manusia semakin tergantung pada komputer. Hal-hal berikut menggambarkan besarnya […]