Illustration of the tallest mountain in Ukraine for use in a series of posters by U.S. Embassy in partnership with Go Global for Ukraine's Year of English. Below is the finished poster, as well as one in the hands of a Ukrainian waitperson, showing it off on the TV news.
Ambassador Pyatt talking about America House, the creativity-enhancing cross-cultural space that opened this week in Kyiv, Ukraine.
Earlier this year the Public Affairs Section at U.S. Embassy Ukraine approached me about designing graphics to support the new American cultural center in Kyiv. They wanted something that wasn't red, white and blue--colors the U.S. shares with Russia--and they wanted something friendly and inviting that speaks to the vibrant community space that is America House. I shared some early sketches a few months ago, here is the final logo and some materials in action!