John Coltrane — A Love Supreme

Typography Level 2 — Book Project Final

  • The final project for Typography — Level 2 class at the School of Visual Concepts Seattle. The project's task was to design a concept book conveying the meaning/artist's vision of an album from the top 100 albums of all time.
  • Title: John Coltrane:  A Love Supreme
  • Size: 7" x 8.5"
  • Designer & Illustrator : John Owens
  • Date: March 2018
  • Software: Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop

John Coltrane: A Love Supreme Photo Credits:
Page 6:  RECORDMECCA FINE MUSIC COLLECTIBLES, Los Angeles, CA, Photo “John Coltrane‚ A Mono ‘A Love Supreme’ 1st Pressing Impulse LP”.
Page 15:  Gelderen, Hugo van / Anefo, Dutch National Archives, The Hague, Fotocollectie Algemeen Netherlands Persbureau (ANeFo), 1945-1989.
Page 24:  Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs & Prints Division, The NY Public Library. “John Coltrane” The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1950 - 1979.
Page 28:  Historic American Buildings Survey, Creator, et al., photographer by Elliott, Joseph. John Coltrane House,North Thirty-third Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA. Thirty-third Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA. Documentation Compiled After Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress.

Text: Liner notes, John Coltrane A Love Supreme, Copyright The Verve Music Group, a Division of UMG Recordings, Inc.