Editors Chris Schaberg and Robert Bennett asked me to create a 16-page visual essay based off of Jaques Derrida quotes. These pages were included in the anthology Deconstructing Brad Pitt. Published by Bloomsbury Academic 2014.
cover page for color insert
“can one sign with a perfume?”
“he speaks in tongues or in a language that is foreign to every other human language”
“because there can be a yes without a word”
“…follow the madman down his road of exile”
“in the face of so many disasters”
“this order is founded upon a bottomless chaos”
“nature as self-proximity”
Illustration for cover of Airplane Reading edited by Chris Schaberg and Mark Yakich. Published by Zero Books 2016.
Deconstructing Brad Pitt cover illustration published by Bloomsbury Publishing
Book cover initial concept ideas for Deconstructing Brad Pitt
Illustration created for article A Space that Occupies You: On Being in and Inspired
By the Shower. Published on The Millions website.
What if Emma Stone + Jennifer Lawrence dated? Or at least were BFFs.
Illustration for article Shut Up & Date Already! Inconnu online magazine
Book cover design for Manual. Manual is a combination full-length album and book focusing on the music and improvisational practice of the BSC, an eight-member electroacoustic ensemble formed by saxophonist and composer Bhob Rainey in 2000.
In 2011 I was asked by authors Chris Schaberg and Mark Yakich to design a book called Checking In Checking Out. The book was a two-sided “cat dog” design that chronicled one authors fear of flying and the other authors experience working at an airport.
Awards + Recognition
AIGA, Design Observer, Designers + Books 50 Books 50 Covers
Under Consideration/For Print Only
Illustration for the story Twenty Things You Missed While Getting High.
Published on theEEEL (tNY.Press).
Sixteen 3rd-graders at Batiste Cultural Academy in New Orleans wanted to make a book about their lives in New Orleans, and began by writing personal narratives. These pieces were given to local artists to illustrate. I was invited to illustrate one of these stories The Spirit of Christmas.