TOPHER MAKA

Graphic Design

Play Concept:

The Laramie Project (2000) is a play by Moisés Kaufman and members of the Tectonic Theater Project (specifically, Leigh Fondakowski, Stephen Belber, Greg Pierotti, Barbara Pitts, Stephen Wangh, Amanda Gronich, Sara Lambert, John McAdams, Maude Mitchell, Andy Paris, and Kelli Simpkins) about the reaction to the 1998 murder of University of Wyoming gay student Matthew Shepard in Laramie, Wyoming.[1] The murder was denounced as a hate crime and brought attention to the lack of hate crime laws in various states, including Wyoming. (Wikipedia)

Poster Process:

Different versions of poster concepts for The Laramie Project.

Key Element:

The citizens of Laramie have a major role in storytelling with their reactions and perspectives. Each person is interviewed in a documentative approach.

Design Deliverables:

Poster Concept (digital/print)

 

Programs:

Ai

 

Typeface:

Oswald

 

Project Timeline:

8 Weeks

 

Written By:

Moisés Kaufman and members of the Tectonic Theater Project

Initial Sketch

© Topher Maka (2017) Graphic Design