Photograph by Fred R. Conrad/The New York Times
Jennifer Daniel asked us to contribute to her farewell Week in Review before moving to Bloomberg Business week. Admiring her work and the Times, I put everything on hold and dove in. The article is about a New York perspective on the Oscars, so we hijacked the western film title theme with a picture of the city instead of desert, and I drew some bifurcated, inverted-contrast letters in the spirit of classic American Woodblock types (with plenty of inspiration from Rob Roy Kelly’s book).
Photograph by Wally Krantz, Jr.
The piece ran today in real live newsprint at a whopping 11.55″ wide! You can read the article online as well.
Posted February 27th, 2011