Journal of Visual Art and Design
Vol 4, No 1 (2013)

Enter the Matrix: Building Creative Industry through Delivering Insights in Comics

Aziz, Hafiz Ahmad ( Comics & Sequential Media Research Center, Visual Communication & Multimedia Research Group, Faculty of Art & Design, Institut Teknologi Bandung, Jalan Ganesa 10, Bandung 40132 )
Zpalanzani, Alvanov ( Comics & Sequential Media Research Center, Visual Communication & Multimedia Research Group, Faculty of Art & Design, Institut Teknologi Bandung, Jalan Ganesa 10, Bandung 40132 )
Sabana, Setiawan ( Art & Design Research Center, Institut Teknologi Bandung, Jalan Ganesa 10, Bandung 40132 )



Article Info

Publish Date
01 Nov 2013

Abstract

Comic is a media which delivers its content through visual sequence. This media has negative preference in Indonesia’s community because viewed as mild entertainment for children. Yet in modern society, comics observed and researched as one of media which could penetrate deep within its reader’s mind. In re-create cultural insight through comic, the content must encrypt into visual and sequential mode which form a matrix of insight. This matrix will encompasses the effective transformation of cultural content in comic and also other visual media through media linkage strategy. The media linkage strategy is to surround the children’s access of information and visual entertainment in order to build certain knowledge and understanding. It’s a system that crystallized from global marketing practices of visual media industry over decades. This paper urges to highlight the visual communication design study in creating a matrix of cultural insight in translating cultures of Archipelago and media linkage strategy in order to strengthen cultural understanding among children.

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Journal Info

Abbrev

JVAD

Publisher

Subject

Arts Humanities

Description

Journal of Visual Art and Design welcomes full research articles in the area of Visual Art and Design from the following subject areas: Design History, Art History, Visual Culture, Design Methodology, Design Process, Design Discourse, Design and Culture, Sociology Design, Design Management, Art ...