Art Director for Dell digital projects
IPad book app introducing the joy of classical music to children.
Art Director for ToysRUs
A new film premiering in 2016
Art Direction for Baby's First Valentine's Day campaign
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.
*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.
The official music video of "The Merry Barracks" from the album "Deerhoof vs Evil" Available for purchase on iTune
Art Direction for ToysRUs Social Media campaign
Flash banner and video advertising
Site Redesign pitch
Brochure, ad campaign, gift design and website for Canegie Hall
Akiko McQuerrey is an 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.