A selection of drawings created under timed conditions: Pupils were asked to design a character that would suit David Hockney’s set design (1996) for Richard Strauss’ opera ‘Die Frau ohne Schatten’ (The Woman without a shadow) written c.1917.
A disturbing set based on the Gothic genre with references to the surrealist work of Hans Bellmer. Good stuff!
Aaron’s intense set clearly references the creepy cabin in the woods from the horror genre and also the violent world of the gaming industry.
Unleashing more bleak spaces through the gothic tropes of Tim Burton.
Having looked at the films of director Tim Burton, the set design of artist David Hockney and the Gothic genre, Yr9 made their own sets from shoe boxes. These were then photographed using green and red lighting gels.