Spring ‘21
Prof. Jesse Seegers
NYU | Tandon | TCS | IDM

Tuesdays & Thursdays
10h00 - 11h50 EST


  • Pair up w/ 1 classmate
  • Select an artist, designer, or collective from the list below.
  • Specific show & tell due dates will be assigned in the 2nd class and added below.
    • Extra Credit: check out (virtually) at least one book from the NYU library (or partner library of your choice - NY Public Library, Cooper Union, Parsons/New School) which contains images of the work of your chosen artist, designer, or collective, and bring it to class.
  • Each team member should bring in at least 6 or more digital examples of the work of your chosen artist, designer, or collective for a total of at least 12 images.
  • Create a 7-10 minute presentation (Google Slides, Powerpoint, Keynote, PDF, Video, (Tik Tok?), etc.)
  • Be familiar with a brief bio (or overview) and be prepared to CRITICALLY discuss your assigned artist, designer, or collective and their supporting work in an engaging presentation in front of the class.
  • Cite your sources
  • Share a link to your file on the #creator-show-n-tell Slack channel before your presentation.
  • In Zoom, Share your screen for your presentation and get familiar with your display preferences, if you're using presentation notes, if you're both presenting remotely, if you are pre-recording yourselves, etc.

Artists, Designers & Collectives:

  • Peter Saville
  • Susan Kare
  • Josef Muller-Brockman
  • El Lissitzky
  • Andy Warhol
  • Guerilla Girls
  • David Carson
  • Muriel Cooper
  • Emory Douglas
  • Barbara Krueger
  • Paula Scher
  • Shepard Fairey
  • Sophie Tauber-Arp
  • Anni Albers
  • Sister Corita
  • Paul Rand
  • Sheila Levrant de Bretteville
  • Elaine Lustig Cohen
  • Ray and Charles Eames
  • Jean-Michel Basquiat
  • Herb Lubalin

Assigned Creators and Presentation Dates

Thurs, 2/4 (next class)
- Sohee & Erin, Andy Warhol

Tues, 2/9
- Vicky & Fran - Elaine Lustig Cohen
- Anette & Elyse - Guerilla Girls
- Dylan & Max - David Carson

Thurs, 2/11
- Amelie & Gian - Susan Kare
- Khin & Fei - Sister Corita
- Ozi & Roger - El Lissitzky

Tues, 2/16
- Josh and Kelly - Jean Michel Basquiat
- Ateera & Marcello - Barbara Kruger
- Michelle and Annie C (on waiting list) - Paul Rand

Example Creator Show and Tell

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