A Book for Happiness - book token design by Gwen White, 1936
The cover of a 1936 Book Token card designed by Gwendoline White (1901 - 1986) - a very 1930s look to this rather stark scene enlivened by three 'blue' birds each with a red book.
The Joy of Reading
I had the great honor of illustrating the cover of the special Sex Issue of the NY Times Book Review! Thanks to art director Nicholas Blechman for the assignment. It’s full of thoughtful and hilarious pieces on writing about sex - one of the stickier topics to tackle in literature. The issue also features an autobiographical comic by Alison Bechdel (one of my favorite cartoonists) and gorgeous spot illustrations by Luci Gutierrez (one of my new favorite illustrators). I’ve turned my cover…
Some Books Leave Us Free and Some Books Make Us Free Inspirational Poster Print
Some Books Leave Us Free and Some Books Make Us Free Inspirational Poster Print, Library Poster, Reading Corner Poster *** All images used are for illustrative purposes only. Not the actual poster size. *** PRINT DETAILS ❋ Printed on premium thick textured 220gsm paper: 8x10 to 12x18 ❋ Printed on Semi-Gloss 250gsm photo paper: 16x20, A2, A1 ❋ Print comes with approximately 5mm white border ❋ Design will be resized/cropped to best fit on other sizes ❋ Listing is for the poster only…
"The Book". Destination series, 2010-2011. Black and white marble. On Dec. 4 the Moscow Museum of Modern Art opens Aidan Salakhova's largest‐ever exhibition of artworks, some of which were shown at the Azerbaijan Pavilion during the 54th Venice Biennale in 2011.