The Laureate
Book Design

Completed Apr. 2017
at WMU Design Center

Design Direction:
Nick Kuder

Matt Poleo
John Rapanotti

Lee Honors College
The Laureate is the Lee Honors College’s annual literary journal. The design focuses on contrast, juxtaposing ambiguous, ephemeral imagery with a rigid typographic grid system. Angular fields of white ensure prose’s legibility and further add to images’ abstraction.

© 2021 Ed Ryan