The Penguin Random House Student Design Award 2018 brief was to design a new cover for George Orwell’s Animal Farm. I didn’t meet the deadline, but I created the cover as Animal Farm is one of my favorite books.
There is always a monkey in between!
This is my entry for The Northern Illustration Prize which is themed around “Monkey”.
Assuming the evolution theory of Darwin that humans and monkeys can be cousins and the famous legend that Newton discovered gravity after an apple falls on his head, I came up with this narrative that a monkey sitting next to Darwin is throwing an apple on head of Newton!
What if it was a monkey that dropped that apple on head of Newton?