Young Americans (Jordan Castro)Here’s the cover for Jordan’s upcoming full-length poetry collection. The choice to maintain a careful balance between minimalism and patterned extravagance matches the style and tone of Jordan’s poetry. Using a public domain picture of downtown New York as a base, I manipulated a few layers in varying filters and meshed them together with approximately three layers of grain and brushstroke paint.

 

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