This poster invites you to pet it; it’s soft and fluffy like a real dog. The desire to engage with this poster brings the viewer in, while both physically and verbally reminding them how nice it is to pet a dog.
Sojourner Truth was a fierce advocate not only for the equal rights of African Americans, but for women as well. The placement of the text is meant to frame the woman, emphasizing the message.
The theme of the Apparel Design Program’s Portfolio show was “Apex.” They left it open for interpretation. Here the body is represented as a landscape to be draped in cloth. The construction lines of the garment are meant to allude to architecture — the building of a garment.