Penguin Design Awards

‘One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest’ was Penguin’s book of choice for this years competition. The brief asked for the design to appeal to a new generation of readers, looking at the story from a new angle and to avoid clichés and references to the film.

Because of the patient’s overblown fear for Nurse Ratched I wanted to create a grotesque figure of the Nurse inspired by imagery from the 1960’s to represent this fear.