Winner 2020 / Other Graphic Design / Other Graphic Design

Story of Two Suns

  • Prize
    Winner in Other Graphic Design / Other Graphic Design
  • Company
  • Lead
    Chih-Yuan Chang

Story Of Two Suns is a visual communication design work of a constructed language based on visual forms to narrate a story. The symbols are created logically by their figure and divided into nouns and verbs. This work is unique because it demonstrates the diverse use of media and techniques, such as wood, laser-cutting, and fabric. The use of wood represents the tribe's location, and the use of laser-cut means the drought and burn caused by the suns. Also, Bunun is famous for its textile and weave, which the dictionary to decode the message is printed on fabric.

Born in Taiwan and based in New York, Chih-Yuan (Jacky) is an interdisciplinary designer who devotes himself to communicating visually using multiple tools and experimenting with various materials. His work strikes to deliver concrete ideas through sophisticated and detail-oriented visuals. He is proficient in visual communication, printmaking, UX/UI, installation design, brand design, and photography.