New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival has existed since 1970. According to the official Jazz Fest website, “the Festival celebrates the indigenous music and culture of New Orleans and Louisiana, so the music encompasses every style associated with the city and the state…”
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This project, like many others, was created during my studies at UVU and is conceptual. I was given a task of creating a poster that will convey the mood and characteristic style of the event using color and font only. The task is not very difficult, but far from easy.
Jazz, for me personally, is the only genre of music that can be contemporary and traditional. For this very reason I used my own serif font for the word “JAZZ” and sans-serif font called Bebas Neue. Both fonts in gold color look perfect on a deep black background and convey the romantic atmosphere of the night.