Linear, Dryden Goodwin, 2010
Vicky Smith considers Dryden Goodwin’s Linear project for London Underground and its antecedent, the lightning sketch.
The ’lightning sketch’ was a turn-of-the-19th-century vaudeville act. It involved a performer who drew and commented upon an image whilst quickly changing it’s form, thereby stimulating the audience into a play of guessing game. A series of still and moving portraits of Transport for London staff, Dryden Goodwin’s ...