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    As part of Midpoint Music Festival's art alley, I was invited to create a limited edition poster expressing my love for Cincinnati. Based on some… Read More
    As part of Midpoint Music Festival's art alley, I was invited to create a limited edition poster expressing my love for Cincinnati. Based on some earlier work I had done for AIGA, I used typography to extoll Cincinnati's virtues, easy for a diverse panel of representatives (including myself) to identify. I combined Univers and a set of fonts that had a handwritten feel to balance the density of information with the personal nature of the project, and modified characters individually to further emphasize the physical form of the heart as well as intimacy of the ideas expressed. These were screen printed in a set of 77 and given out at Midpoint, along with the opportunity for attendees to "tattoo" the bodies of several mannequins with their own impressions of the city. Read Less
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As part of Midpoint Music Festival's art alley, I was invited to create a limited edition poster expressing my love for Cincinnati. Based on some earlier work I had done for AIGA, I used typography to extoll Cincinnati's virtues, easy for a diverse panel of representatives (including myself) to identify. I combined Univers and a set of fonts that had a handwritten feel to balance the density of information with the personal nature of the project, and modified characters individually to further emphasize the physical form of the heart as well as intimacy of the ideas expressed.
These were screen printed in a set of 77 and given out at Midpoint, along with the opportunity for attendees to "tattoo" the bodies of several mannequins with their own impressions of the city.