The transformation of the country’s culture into music was tried to be reflected
Throughout the years, reggae music has spread messages of love that speak to the heart, unleashing the love from it.
Reggae music is all about peace, love, freedom. “This music is about struggle. Reggae is a vehicle to carry a message of freedom and peace.”
— Bob Marley
However, behind these calm meanings stands revolution in the heart of millions of different people for freedom.
Tthis poster is made in a classic font style with hyperbolization of the problems of the modern world.
Lion with suitcase ready to spread Reggae music to the world. I decided to make simple poster with lion character, because regular lion character with red-yellow-green color palette has been used multiple times in contest. I got inspiration for this poster from japanese poster designs and children’s picture books. I wanted to achieve childlike and warm feeling. Poster has been made as paper cut art and modified with computer.
Rhythm of the Reggae consists lively abstract design and typography with a message “Reggae from Jamaica to the world with love”. Elements twine together with warm and vivid color scheme. Poster is made by using Adobe Illustrator.
Reggae was a whole new music genre for me and with my poster I wanted to describe and reflect what I hear in reggae and what learned about it through my design process. I wanted to transfer the rhythm, the movement and the warm feeling to the viewer through colors, design and typography.
This poster shows how Reggae has impacted the world with its rhythm and meaning. It illustrates how reggae is now heard internationally and the main messages it leaves on people’s hearts.
AFRICAN POSTMAN (a message from Jamaica) is an original artwork specifically made for IRPC’20.
this poster is dedicated to Winston Rodney aka Burning Spear and the title, inspired by one of his famous tune,
is a tribute to him, one of the greatest authors who spread jamaican music and Jah message.
The boombox is often associated with the reggae genre, so I wanted to use this icon to represent this type of music. I incorporated
icons representing love and peace to represent the messages reggae music send to the world.
The characters wear costumes from reggae music and express themselves in their own way. The background USES reggae red, yellow and green to make the whole picture full of reggae music. The fonts were designed to show people, fat and thin, high and low, listening to the rhythm of reggae.