Sanitation is Sexy

This project is aimed at raising awareness of the lack of basic sanitation in developing countries. The challenge was to create a poster that presents the issue of poor sanitation to a wider audience without making it look grotesque. The project was developed in partial fulfillment of a design history class, where I studied the works of Saul Bass and subsequently styled the posters as a tribute to him for his enormous influence on the design community. It was entered into a poster competition sponsored by the Acumen Fund, and adjudged the winning entry in the print category. It has been featured on reputable sites like and