Art Direction for ToysRUs
Art Direction for Baby's First Valentine's Day campaign
An Excerpt from the upcoming film Papa Cloudy's Orchestra.
Interactive book app introducing the joy of classical music to children.
Brochure, ad campaign, gift design and website for Canegie Hall
The official music video of "The Merry Barracks" from the album "Deerhoof vs Evil" Available for purchase on iTune
Artwork and Design for print Ads for All You Magazine
Video showcasing MTV.com original photos. It was made to screen on Times Square Outdoor monitor
*Winner of Best Film for 2-5 Years Old at BAMkids
Film Festival in Feb 20014* & Best Animation Short at Children's Film Festival Seattle 2015
Chef Papa Cloudy makes sustainable menu after learning about overfishing.
My film begins with Papa Cloudy cleaning and mending the hearts of others, a metaphor for therapy and healing. The Papa Cloudy film project originated as a way for me to feel better about the world. I hope that people watching the film will share this feeling, and have warmer hearts as a result.
What happens to Xmas gift delivery when Santa is on Xmas vacation?
A film teaching children about the problem of Overfishing.
See the original delt puppets from the Papa Cloudy episodes and the upcoming projects!
Akiko McQuerrey is a art director, filmmaker and puppet maker who's focusing on children's media.
She was born in
a port town (Yokohama) and bred in a beach town (Hayama) near Tokyo, Japan.
She currently lives and works in Brooklyn, NY.
Akiko started the Papa Cloudy animation series as a way to feel better about the world and she hopes that people watching the film will share this feeling, and have warmer hearts as a result.