John Maus Publication Design
The goal of this project to consider Michael Rock’s essay “Designer as Author” and operating in the space of “designer as performer” using as little agency as possible and translating Harper's essay on the music and works of John Maus
Heaven is Real
an Essay on John Maus and the truth of pop with Adam Harper
Using as little agency as possible, I stuck to a minimal monochrome color scheme and used the repeating element of the black circle to symbolise the contrast in Maus' works with regard to the essay.