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Cake Box Set

Here’s a nice little video that displays the box set we did for Cake awhile back.

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AESTHETIC APPARATUS + CAKE + JIMMY FALLON

The design we did for Cake’s new record “Showroom of Compassion” made an appearance on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon last night. Oh, and the band did too.

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GT Bike Promotional Posters

A few months back we worked with Cossette on this 5 poster series of promotional posters for GT Bikes. It was a ton of fun but, unfortunately, it doesn’t look like these posters will go into production.

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Aesthetic Apparatus + Target

The fine people at the Target corporation contacted us just before the holidays to create a couple designs to be placed in the windows of their corporate headquarters in lovely downtown Minneapolis.

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OLDER STUFF: BEATRIX*JAR

We’re very busy cooking up some new stuff for the world to be excited about, but in the meantime, we’ll be posting a couple of items from earlier this year that we forgot to show you. The first one here

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CANTANKEROUS HELLFIGHTER TOYS

These two dapper gentlemen ARE available on the Aesthetic Apparatus website. Keep yer eyeballs peeled!

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CAKE!

We’re excited to show you, our closest and most bestest friends, the cover of the new Cake album “Showroom of Compassion” that we are pleased to have had the opportunity to work on. It’s kind of like Cake artwork of

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REAL LIFE HORROR STORIES

Here’s something scary for the first of October. A while back we did some illustrations in the style of movie posters for an article in FHM about real horror stories that happened to real people.

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BREWED N’ TATTOOED

Our friends over at Andrews & Dunham have just released the latest in their series of limited edition teas. This time around we used the idea of tattoo flash art to tell the tea-time tale of two star-crossed lovers above

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GUIDED BY APPARATUS VOICES

The “classic” 1992-1996 line up of Guided By Voices is going out on tour for a few dates and the band’s management asked us to do a poster for the Minneapolis show. These will be available for sale by the

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