Aliyah Marr’s Book Design

I am a versatile designer, ranging from online, interactive media, to print and video/sound; my latest work is in book design.

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Desire

A black and white image reminiscent of a Man Ray photograph helps to ground this novel in the proper historical setting.

3D art and design copyright Aliyah Marr.

myth-of-race

Race Myth

The image is of a popup toy that I bought in Chelsea a few years ago. Tension is indicated by the jarring offset of the foreground and background colors.

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Anonymous

One of my favorite book designs. 3D art and book design copyright Aliyah Marr

The-visionary

The Visionary

3D art and design copyright Aliyah Marr

beekeepers-daughter

Beekeeper

The redesign of a bestselling book.

lost-boy

The Lost Boy

Sometimes the best solution is a subtle one. Here the word “Lost” hides out in the open.

the-pearl

The Pearl

3D art and design copyright Aliyah Marr

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Unplug Matrix

This design emulates the screen of the Matrix. The title swirls as if going down a drain.

make-offer

Make Offer

The “gangsta” theme of this book provoked a ransom note cover.

365

Creative Life

A “calendar” book of inspirational quotes for creative people.

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DIY Tarot

Commercial images of tools form the letters “DIY.” A book for contemporary Tarot readers.

Tarot-Key

The Tarot Key

The Tarot Key explores the ancient wisdom of the Tarot in a modern context.

celestial-journey

Celestial

Illustration and design copyright Aliyah Marr.

The-Invisible-Man

Invisible Man

A redesign of a classic. Illustration and design copyright Aliyah Marr.

the-fortune-teller

Fortune Teller

Illustration and book design copyright Aliyah Marr

Angels-in-our-lives

Angels

3D art and design copyright Aliyah Marr

going-to-pieces

Going to Pieces

One of my favorite books by a bestselling author.