Visual Representation of MusicCheng Lap Yi (Felix)1 Introduction topic:Music is a aural medium and is intangible, but music have a intimate relationship with the visual. What can be consider as the visual of music, album cover, poster, or the singer; the answer is all of it. No matter which kind of representation of music, fundamentally they all are the extensionof the expression of the music.But music himself is a from of expression all along, so what is the significance of the visual, why music need to have a visual representation.
it come down to what define music it is the melodic the lyric or the rhythm, those thing are interchangeable. you can gave a rapper a classical beat the song will still consider a rap,all of the style is just a way of deliver. Is the history and the value definemusic, cause music is art and art is life. The visual is the more direct wayto express and explain your life beside word, and the choice of visual can deliver way more than you expect. This project will more likely be a heritage and culture exhibition. The purpose of this project is to change the audience attitude and perception towards music,by express and explain the deep meaning of music through the visual. The goals is to make people more appreciate music and enjoyment music in a different way.
The exhibition will showcase some painting,poster, album cover, outfit etc. Therefore the audience of theexhibition will mainly be designer, artist, musician and student of those aspect. Base on the above information the exhibition will be a temporary museum exhibition, in some venue highly relate to design or music. In the future i will analysis the topic more in-depth and shrink drop it to several classify.
And specify the relationship between the class and type of music