Case design for “Mythology” by Edith Hamilton.

Part of an ongoing series of book concepts.

ITC Benguiat Condensed and ITC Avant Garde Gothic paired with an original photograph of “(maybe) Aphrodite”, taken at the Acropolis Museum in Athen, 2020.

According to the Acropolis Museum, “The oxydisation of the (bronze) eyelashes has produced the extant stains on the cheeks which have flowed down from the eyes as if they were tears.”


This site is a work in progress by designer and imagemaker Joe Poisson.