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

Service

Subject

Print

Heaven is Real

an Essay on John Maus and the truth of pop with Adam Harper

Year

2020

Directed by

Philip Dibello

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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.