MIKE Salisbury: Searching for

COLONEL KURTZ

 

Halo, Jurassic Park, Michael Jackson, Levis 501, Surfer and Playboy?

The name Mike Salisbury may not appear on the work, but he is the brains and hands behind examples of creativity that have literally become brand icons– L’Oréal, Halo, Michael Jackson’s white glove, Rolling Stone, Surfer, Surfing, West, Francis Coppola’s City and Playboy magazines, Birdwell, O’Neill and Gotcha surfwear, The L.A. Angels, Levi’s 501 Jeans, Hasbro, Volkswagen, Suzuki and Honda.

 
“What I do is create metaphors. Visual metaphors mostly.”
— Mike Salisbury

CLIENT LIST

A+M RECORDS • AKADAMA • AMERICAN CINEMATHEQUE • AXIUM • BACHARACH ASSOCIATES • BAJA OFF-ROAD TOURS • BASKIN-ROBBINS • BLUE NOTE RECORDS • BODYBOARDING MAGAZINE • BRITTANIA JEANS • BUBBLE YUM • BUD LIGHT • BUENA VISTA • C+H SUGAR • CBS FOX VIDEO • CBS TV • CHASTAIN AND SHADOW • CHEVROLET • CHRYSLER CORP • CHURCH'S CHICKEN • CITY MAGAZINE • COCO'S • COLUMBIA PICTURES • FRANCIS COPPOLA • DISNEYLAND • ESQUIRE • FATS DOMINO • DORMAN WINTHROP • FILMEX • FORBES FYI • FOX RACING • FOX SPORTS • GIORGIO • GOTCHA  • GRAMERCY PICTURES • GEORGE HARRISON • HARRY'S BAR & AMERICAN GRILL • HASBRO • THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER • HOT WHEELS • JACK IN THE BOX • MICHAEL JACKSON • RICKIE LEE JONES • KALEIDOSCOPE FILM • KEYSTONE RESORT •  KIRIN BEER • LEVI STRAUSS  • LIFE  • LINCOLN MERCURY • LONDON SUNDAY TIMES  •  LORIMAR  • LOS ANGELES HERALD EXAMINER • LOS ANGELES TIMES • LUCAS FILM • MCD • JERRY MAGNIN • MAKITA • HOWIE MANDEL • MATTEL • MAZDA • MEDALLION BOOKS • MEN'S JOURNAL • MGM • MTM • ZON PICTURES • NEW WORLD PICTURES • RANDY NEWMAN  •  NEWPORT PUBLICATIONS • NEWSWEEK •  NINTENDO • O'NEAL MX • O'NEILL WETSUITS • OCEAN PACIFIC • ORION PICTURES • PARAMOUNT PICTURES • PENTHOUSE • PETERSEN PUBLISHING • PLAYBOY • POLYGRAM • PONDEROSA HOMES • RAGE MAGAZINE • RCA • REVELL TOYS • RIP CURL • ROLLERBLADE • ROLLING STONE • THE SAN FRANCISCO EXAMINER • SCHICK • SCOTTI BROS RECORDS • SEBASTIAN INTERNATIONAL • GORDON SMITH • SONY MUSIC • SONY PICTURES • SURFER MAGAZINE • SURFING MAGAZINE • TACO BELL • TAVARUA ISLAND SURF COMPANY • JAMES TAYLOR • TDK • TRI-STAR PICTURES • TINA TURNER • TWENTIETH CENTURY FOX • U.S. SUZUKI • UNITED ARTISTS • UNIVERSAL STUDIOS • VOLKSWAGEN • THE WALT DISNEY CO • WARNER BROS PICTURES • WARNER BROS RECORDS • WARNER HOME VIDEO & MANY MORE