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We are an integrated creative company that believes in the power of design to tell stories and shape experiences.For over a decade we’ve been at the creative vanguard, telling stories, solving problems and shaping experiences for the world’s most influential brands. Our process prizes collaboration, research, experimentation, laughter, failure, and discovery. We’ve been practicing these principles from our studios in New York and Los Angeles since 2000. While we’re proud of our illustrious history, we’re far more interested in writing the next chapter.

Capabilities

Design

Design

Animation, Motion, VFX & Branding

Our creative directors, designers, animators, and visual effects artists believe in the power of critical thinking fused with a highly collaborative creative process. This is reflected in our work and in our uniquely creative design environment. We are passionate in our pursuit of new visual languages and work closely with our clients, as well as our live-action and digital teams, to produce impactful design and animation.

Live Action

Live Action

Commercials & Branded Content

Our productions are led by a diverse group of accomplished live-action directors, many with experience in art, design, character animation, visual effects, and photography, who use these talents to conceive and create acclaimed commercials and branded content. Collaboration plays a central role in each project, bringing our design and digital teams together for more effective productions and richer, more powerful narratives.

Digital

Digital

Interactive, Experiential & Apps

Our digital team specializes in creating inspiring physical installations, interactive campaigns, mobile apps, and websites. Together with our design and live-action teams, we merge digital strategy, novel technological solutions, and production to create engaging experiences for our clients. We believe that the best interactive work comes from design and technology working hand in hand to bring previously unfathomable possibilities to fruition.

Clients

Awards

Art Directors Club (ADC)
2014 Oreo Times Square, Bronze Cube, Ambient/Experimental Advertising - Large Scale
83rd ADC Annual Awards
Fox NFL “Parcells” Distinctive Merit
Fuel TV Station IDs Distinctive Merit
MTV Sunday Stew package Merit
81st ADC Annual Awards
VH1 Classic Station IDs Gold
Young Guns YG5 - Jonathan Notaro
Association of Independent Commercial Producers (AICP)
2012 Diesel "Only the Brave" Winner, Experiential
2010 ESPN Monday Night Football Interactive Storefront Winner, Experiential
Cannes Lions IAF
2012 eBay “Give A Toy Store” Shortlisted
2010 ESPN Monday Night Football Interactive Storefront Outdoor Silver Lion, Digital Media
AIGA
365: AIGA Annual Design Competition 27
CMT Top 20 Countdown Typographic Design
365: AIGA Annual Design Competition 25
Fuel TV “Saiman Chow” Illustration
Fuel TV “Saiman Chow” Promotional/Advertising
Fox NFL “Parcells” Promotional/Advertising
AIGA “Grown in California” 2004
Brand New School Identity Branding and Identity
Lexus “Revolution” Promotional/Advertising
VH1 Classic “Sticky Fingers”Promotional/Advertising
Fuel TV “Go Pinto Go” Motion Graphics
MTV Fashionably Loud Motion Graphics
EIBM Typeface Design
365: AIGA Annual Design Competition 24
Mudd Jeans “Dancing Jeans” Motion Graphics
VH1 Big in 2002 Awards Motion Graphics
American Hi-Fi “The Art of Losing” Motion Graphics
365: AIGA Annual Design Competition 22
MTV Fashionably Loud Motion Graphics
Clio Awards
Skittles - “Plant”, Bronze, 2010
ESPN Monday Night Football - Shortlisted, 2010
Jack Daniel’s - “Old No. 7”, Shortlisted, 2010
Volkswagen - “Features”, Shortlisted, 2006
Burger King - Silver, 2005
MTV Network IDs - Shortlisted, 2005
D&AD
eBay - “Give A Toy Store” Interactive Display, In Book - Mobile Interaction & Experience, 2012
42nd D&AD Awards
Fox NFL “Parcells” and “T.O.” Silver Nomination for Most Outstanding Animation in a Commercial
Volkswagen - “Features”, In Book - Integrated Advertising/In Book - Direct Online Advertising, 2006
Burger King - “Chicken Fight”, In Book - Integrated Advertising, 2005
Design Week Awards
Diesel - “Only The Brave”, Shortlisted, 2012
Digital Out of Home Awards
ESPN Monday Night Football Interactive Installation, Winner: Best Use of Interactive Technology, 2010
FWA
Site of the Day - The Morris Code, 2009
KidScreen Awards
2011 Cartoon Network Re-brand Best Channel Design, Broadcasting Category
Music Video Production Association/MVPA
14th Annual MVPA Awards
Muse “Hysteria” Winner, Special Effects
13th Annual MVPA Awards
The Polyphonic Spree “Light & Day”Nomination, Direction of a New Artist
Jewel “Stand” Nomination, Direction of a Female Artist
The One Show
2007 Apple iPod Shuffle “Clip” Merit