2021 AMI Online Salon

Plaque Psoriasis

Project Details

  • Entrant Name:  Jennifer Lee
  • Client:Faculty Advisor: Dr. Shelley Wall, Content Advisor: Dr. John Wong
  • Copyright: Jennifer Lee, 2021
  • Medium/software used:Clip Studio Paint, Adobe Illustrator
  • Final presentation format:11″ by 17″ double-page spread for print
  • Primary Audience:Educated lay audience

Project Description

Plaque psoriasis is a common inflammatory skin disease. This project is a double-page editorial spread intended to help an educated lay audience understand the progression and presentation of plaque psoriasis. Given the complexity of the disease process, there was a challenge to make the piece concise and approachable. The project depicts the disease at different scales. Providing information at the cellular level helps the viewer to understand the disease process, while a human figure on a macro scale engages the viewer and helps maintain human connection. The pose of the figure and positioning of the tissue cubes help to direct the viewer’s gaze through the piece