GLASS ANIMALS

WHAT

WEB DESIGN

WHEN

SPRING 2019

HOW

PHOTOSHOP, ILLUSTRATOR, HTML/CSS

Glass Animals is a British indie/alternative band known for their eclectic sound and visual style. I decided to illustrate this site in 8 bit because some of the songs in their most recent album, How to be a Human Being, are heavily influenced by old video games. I chose a 70s style pattern for the backgrounds in the site to allude to the color palette and 70s aesthetic of their most recent album.

Portfolio

I based a lot of the site's elements on vintage technology, so I designed the opening page of the site to resemble the start screen of an 8-bit video game.

Portfolio
Portfolio
Portfolio

When users click a category to shop in, the cartrige appears in the console and they can browse the items using the arrow buttons.

Portfolio

The member info page features portraits of the members on polaroids, which users can hover over to flip them and reveal a short bio on each member.