Book, Iconography, Paint, Print Design, Publication

Mark Z. Danielewski

          Print Design / Publication / Book Jacket / Painting / Iconography Student Work   Mark Z. Danielewski is an author best known for his debut novel "House of Leaves" but has written other great books such as "Only Revolutions" and "The Fifty Year Sword". When "The Fifty Year Sword" was released in 2005 only 1,000 first editions were printed and 51 of those copies were signed by Mark with a "Z" varying in 5 colors coordinating with the colors used in the book. Later in 2006  another 1,000 second edition copies were released making th

Print Design, Publication, Typography

Hess Knows Best

Print Design / Publication / Typography Student Work   I was tasked with creating a magazine layout from a previously written article or interview. Derek Hess has always been an inspiration to me so I choose an interview by Gabe Gross and paired it with photography by Webb Bland. The sophistication of Webb's photographs lead me to create a more structured design. I highlighted the photographs and typography with some of Hess's artwork, posters and album covers.