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Black Out Book Interior

Below is a killed interior design concept for Princeton University Press's book Black Out: Silhouettes Then and Now by Asma Naeem. It will be published in Spring 2018 in association with the National Portrait Gallery in Washington, D.C.

Black Out is the companion title to a museum exhibition of the same name by Asma Naeem. The exhibition is due to be up at the National Portrait Gallery from May 2018 to March 2019. This book discusses the complex political and social history and development of silhouettes through essays by leading experts. It is joined by a large group of historical catalogue entries as well as contemporary artworks of four living artists, Kara Walker, Kristi Malakoff, Kumi Yamashita, and Camille Utterback.

Body type: 10.25/14pt Akzidenz Grotesk
Display type: Big Caslon
Avg. 495 words per page
89 figures total

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