Company Timeline & Milestones
In March 1995 George Consagra, Anne Ashbey, and Stuart Cudlitz, the management team and creative director of the Colossal New Media Division, incorporated as MEDIACONCRETE. This new studio subsequntly completed the digital media and web design and production contracts they had initiated with (Colossal)Pictures, as well as creating other award winning works as an independent entity. The company disbanded in 1999. Below are some of the milestones of this near decade of work together.
Selected Work 1998:
Launch online course for Vanstar
Art Direct and Produce "Vacation U.S.A" for Silicon Gaming Inc
Web site design for Bank of America Taiwan
Ship "Training for Analyzing Budgets" for the California Teachers' Association
Launch web site for Bank of America's Seafirst Bank
Art Direct and Produce "Eureka" for Silicon Gaming
Selected Work 1997
Ship "The IAA Multimedia Presentation" for IBM Consulting
Interface design for IDEO San Francisco
Produce web site demo for "ZDTV - Your Computer Channel"
Ship "Secret Paths in the Forest" for Purple Moon
Selected Work 1996/7
Design "Children's Atlas" and Game CD-ROM for Creative Wonders
Design location-based Technology Showcase for IBM
Interface design for PRODIGY
Cudlitz creates Broadband GUI Design for Hewlett-Packard Laboratories
Design original online shows for MICROSOFT/MSN
1995 MEDIACONCRETE incorporates in California
Selected Work 1994/5
Ship CD-ROM "Play-Doh Creations" for Hasbro Interactive
Ship CD-ROM "Koala Lumpur: Journey to the Edge" for Broderbund Software
Cudlitz writess, designs, produces and directs a documentary muraland for a permanent installation at the Main Video Wall and Exhibit in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum, Cleveland, OH
Colossal Pictures New Media and Colossal Pictures Digital Media Division
Selected Work 1991-1995
1991 Media Concrete co-founders form and manage the Colossal New Media Division and in 1992 co-found the Colossal Digital Media Division
Create original interactive titles for Broderbund Software, Electronic Arts, Hasbro Interactive
Produce Interactive Television trials for Time Warner, I-Guide and QVC
Creative Direction and Production of MOXY -- the first full-bodied real-time computer generated character -- for The Cartoon Network
Colossal Picture Special Projects Group
Selected Work 1990-91
Produce 18 segment interactive laser disc for "Planetary Manager" an award winning National Geographic Society Educational production to supplement middle school science education curriculum.
Designed and Directed by Cudlitz.
Produced by Ashbey and Wilkinson with creative direction form Takahashi.
Budget and produce "ROCKPLEXX" a model and proposal commissioned by MTV and MCA/UNIVERSAL for a two story installation and digital media "Experience Museum" on the "LA Walk" at Universal studios. Architecture by Morphosis.
Model design, interactive media design, model construction and documentation by Cudlitz.
Produced by Lawrence Wilkinson with creative direction by Drew takahashi.