ME/AT

The Studio of Mike Essl and Alexander Tochilovsky

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What’s Next

What’s Next is the newsletter of Cranbrook Academy of Art and Art Museum, it is directed at the group ArtMembers @ Cranbrook. The piece lists exhibitions, events, programs and lectures. The format allows for the content to vary from …

Watching the Watchmen

Watching the Watchmen chronicles the creation of one of the most influential graphic novels of all time, Watchmen, created by Dave Gibbons and Alan Moore. The book is a rare look through Gibbons’ vast personal archives, and …

The Art of Batman Begins

The book companion to the movie Batman Begins showcases the production art utilized in the making of the movie. The book showcases the development of various gadgets, sets, concept art, storyboards, and costume designs. This book was …

New Winter Exhibitions

This is a folded announcement card for two exhibitions. The challenge was to create something that would work for both shows. There is some overlap conceptually in the two shows, but each one deals with separate content. The solution …

An American House 08

An invitation postcard to the opening of an installation by the architect, Bill Massie. The installation is a full-scale prefabricated house with two unique forms altering the space. See images of the house

Hot House & Material Memory

An invitation to two exhibitions at the Cranbrook Art Museum, both relating to Cranbrook’s renown Fiber department. The first show chronicles the history and the work of the alumni of Fiber. The second exhibition collects materials …

Friends and Colleagues

An invitation to a presentation by Eames Demetrios (Charles Eames’s grandson) and Will Miller (Irwin Miller’s son), discussing the working relationship between Eero Saarinen, Charles Eames and Irwin Miller (of HermanMiller). The …

Open Studio

Open Studio is the 2007 graduate book of the Cranbrook Academy of Art. The ‘grad book’ is published by each graduating class, and in 2007 the ME/AT art-directed this edition. All of the portraits and campus shots in the book were …

The Art of Superman Returns

The Art of Superman Returns is a behind-the-scenes tour of the production of the film, Superman Returns. The book covers the creation of sets, costumes, storyboards, models and various props used in the making of the film. This book …

Listen Up 2007

Listen Up is an annual journal designed to showcase fiction, poetry, nonfiction and other creative writings that have been written by Cranbrook Academy of Art students. It is typically a companion publication to the graduate book, …

The Dark Knight

The Dark Knight: Featuring Production Art and Full Shooting Script includes production stills, storyboards, props, models, sets and costume designs. The second half of the book contains the full shooting script of the film The Dark

DC Comics Covergirls

DC Comics Covergirls is written by renowned comic book writer Louise Simonson, and examines the evolution of the female characters of DC Comics: from the most famous DC heroine, Wonder Woman to more contemporary comics such as …

Born in The Bronx

Born in the Bronx is a visual chronicle of the early days of hip-hop, seen through street flyers from the era, Polaroids buried for decades, and testimonials from influential figures such as Tony Tone, LA Sunshine, and Charlie Chase. …

DC Comics Action Figure Archive

The DC Comics Action Figure Archive is the official visual compendium of more than 1,400 characters in the DC Comics world of action figures. The books lists every release date, variant, and accessory, as well as detailed information …

Weirdo Deluxe

Weirdo Deluxe is the first significant manifesto of the genre and includes profiles and interviews with 23 leading artists and outrageous examples of their work. Special features include an illustrated timeline, and peeks at the …

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