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The Artwork of Emeric Trahand (Takeshi)


Today, we will be featuring the work of Emeric Trahand also known as Takeshi. Trahand is a New York based art director and artist from Saint Etienne, France. Emeric's illustrative work is renowned for its surreal feel, the quality of its photomontages as well as light treatments and colourful compositions. Let's take a look!

Afternoon at the Park

This piece was a pitch for an album cover for U.S. rapper Asher Roth.


This was a collaboration between with G-Shock for Graffiti Art Magazine.


This was a personal piece for Typcut Collective.


Decembre was an experimental piece featuring umbrellas and flowers.

Mixtape Artwork

Cover for U.S. rapper Donnis in collaboration with Onitsuka Tiger.

Onitsuka Tiger

Print campaign for the release of the Limber Up Moscow Sneaker.


Pitch work for a Nike print campaign.

The Cats

This was a personal piece and an experiment with photomontage.


Interpretation of the "staple pigeon." Fashion Design for Jeff Staple and Staple Design.

Red Bull Music Academy

A giant backdrop for the 2011 Red Bull Music Academy Festival in Barcelona, Spain.

The Bouquet

This was a collaborative piece Justin Maller for Depthcore.

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