Just by seeing the word “Theme”, we start wondering or we get so excited to know what the theme is all about whether it is based on music, movie, cartoons, vintage or anything else. All sorts of thoughts surround us in eagerness to get to know more about it.
The first and the foremost purpose of themes is to create a feeling of excitement in us and secondly, it also distinguishes a narrative from others. Theme brings uniqueness which let ourselves stand differently amongst others.
Different themes say many different things. It lets us out our emotions and feelings. By using variety of things we can display these themes like, we can throw a party by choosing any theme of our choice, use theme based stationery items, wear T-shirts depicting any theme mentioned above, can decorate our offices, rooms, living area by the frames or canvases of various themes.
We could create a hundreds of themes for being particularly remarkable or special.
So, I will introduce you to one of the popular themes used in our daily utility objects and which you can relate to.
As we all are familiar that a large percentage of entertainment sector has been taken up by movies, so the themes which are based on movies grabs the most attention by people present over there. Movie themes generally includes portraits of the main characters, famous dialogues & in many cases antagonists and villains.
Music, this one word itself is enough to bring excitement to your day. Music is something from which we can relate ourselves. There are huge varieties of music so when it comes to music theme you can do tons of things with it.
Like music theme includes Musical instruments, famous lines of songs, musical signs, accessories like headphones, earphones etc.
Anime theme has been quite popular in Japan & the west but is catching up at quite a goof pace in other parts of the world too. It is for all those people who have incorporated Anime as part of their life. Anime is a style of Japanese film and television animation. Anime differs greatly from other forms of animation by its diverse art styles, methods of animation, its production, and its process.
Anime enthusiasts also indulge in production & distribution of fan fiction and fan art, including computer wallpaper, funny printed t-shirts and anime music videos.
Below is an example of effect of Anime on fashion with characters from “Dragon Ball Z” & “Deathnote” being worn as art prints by enthusiasts.
To romanticize old times, people generally goes for vintage themes. Incorporating old fashioned designs from the 50s and 60s usually takes back a person to his reminiscent days. Vintage themes generally include antiques, interior decoration of mixed styles, Vehicles of older times and few more.
Not many are aware about Surrealism theme. It is a Cultural movement which began in early 1920s in France which sought to release the creative potential of the unconscious mind. This theme is the most interesting of all. It helps us in doing new bizarre inventions which we usually do in our dreams. Often in a dream we combine everyday things to create something new and strange so this theme is all about juxtapositions.
Below is an example of surreal art on a phone cover.
By getting briefs about few themes, at least we have understood one thing clearly, that themes are the ideas which are conveyed by a visual layout as a whole. Rather than stating, themes should rather be be implied.”