Inequity for Sale Website, GraphicsFall 2021 inequityforsale.com Inequity for Sale is an artistic, virtual, and physical exploration of homes sold on Land Sale Contracts in the 50s and 60s, demonstrating how legalized theft in the past directly contributed to present inequity in Black communities. The project by Tonika Lewis Johnson includes 10 life-sized land markers, […]
Wabi Sabi: Design in Nature Retreat Event BrandingJudson University, School of Art & Design Creative Retreat, 2017 In the fall of 2017, Judson University’s Art & Design Department took their students to Camp Wandawega in Elkhorn, WI, for a weekend retreat exploring the idea of Wabi Sabi. The Japanese aesthetic of Wabi-Sabi is a beauty of […]
Open Engagement — JUSTICE Print, Web, Collateral, and Site DesignOpen Engagement, A Socially Engaged Art Practice ConferenceChicago, 2017 Open Engagement (OE) is an annual artist-led conference dedicated to expanding the dialogue around and creating a site of care for the field of socially engaged art. The conference highlights the work of transdisciplinary artists, activists, students, […]
Laser Cut Invitation 5.25″ x 5.25″Laser cut star chart invitation A personal project, this invite was for a dear friend’s 30th birthday bonfire. Instead of using ink to build color, three layers of colored paper were adhered together and etched away with a laser cutter to expose the different layers of colored paper.
Folk Nite: WunderKammer This was the intro video for Folk Nite:WunderKammer. Folk Nite is a community arts event in the suburbs of Chicago where accessibility to the arts is minimal and finding creative spaces to participate is quite difficult. Events are themed and include community-generated artwork and short-set performances. Video was announced a Judge’s Choice […]
Chorus and Coffee 18″ x 24″ Show Poster, 2015 Getting messy, imagery for this poster was made with actual coffee and creamer and digitally manipulated later. It was designed for a show/fundraiser at a local coffee shop. Proceeds from coffee sales went to Venture Corps.