• Write for Rights: An Illustrated Campaign for Amnesty International Aims to Free People Who Are Imprisoned

    11 days ago - By Colossal

    “Writing Carries Their Voice” (2020). All images © Amnesty International, shared with permission
    A new campaign for Amnesty International exemplifies the power of the pencil in a moving series of illustrations by Bristol-based Owen Gent. Led by creative agency Cossette , the initiative was was designed for Write for Rights , an annual effort striving to free people around the world who are imprisoned unjustly. In the last two decades, it's proven highly effective and boasted a 75 percent success rate after helping release 127 people.
    Set on bold backdrops, Gent's illustrations each utilize...
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