Illustration for an essay written by John Freeman—“Giovanni’s Room” for the
Fall 16 Issue of DoR Magazine in Romania. The story has the novel written by James
Baldwin as a central theme while portraying the interesting life of a young man starting
his early journey in Manhattan. The essay is translated into Romanian by Lavinia Gliga.
The artwork has received a 2017 Photography & Illustration Award
from Applied Arts, and an American Illustration 36 Award.