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25 years adrift in the creative industry.

I am Adrian Talbot, longstanding Design Director at creative studio Intro. I’m also a type designer selling my wares at Talbot Type; and a photographer, showing my images at Talbot Gallery. T3 is where I post updates of my attempts to stay afloat creatively
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What does Jamaican jazz music look like?
15 October 2001

Here’s a design I did for Jazz Jamaica All Stars release Massive, on Dune Records.

I thought I’d try and create a visual representation of the Jazz Jamaica All Stars sound – bold, visceral, direct, unfussy, primal, uncompromising, tactile, that kind of thing, and in cheerful, optimistic colours.

I wanted the focus to be on the collages, and so kept the text elements to an absolute minimum.