Workshop #6 with Esteban Marquez

Jun. 6

Jun. 6 @ 12:00 pm 3:00 pm

The Museum partnered with local artist Artists Esteban Marquez, a Design Director and Alex Diamantis, a Product Designer at Funsize Co, which is a digital service & product design agency in Austin, Texas

Held Bedichek Middle School, this was a Social Justice Emoji Design workshop where youth studied and reflected on the design and utility of emojis in contemporary language and their ability to transcend languages and cultures using simple shapes to portray emotions. Youth created analog emojis strictly using construction paper shapes to reflect how vectors work in design to create an original emoji depicting one of six social justice topics provided.