makethatstudio is a visual research agency, architectural inspired, founded by Dea Sgarbossa and Nicola Russo at the end of 2013 in Bangkok. Currently the Studio is based in Cittadella – Italy, focusing its interest in the Mediterranean area. makethatstudio works across art direction and design consultancy services. We develop concepts for culturaland commercial projects in the fields of exhibition design, interiors, styling, product design research, graphic design, web design, editorial design and photography. Our flexible structure allows us to form teamwork situations with trusted collaborators to take on projects of any scope and scale.

Tsunami is a medium size notebook, with an handmade rebinding in limited and numbered edition of 60 copies with inserts of the Japanese magazine Weekly Shonen Champion. The cover, with Japanese opening, presents an handmade illustration, printed with Japanese ink through a rubber stamp that illustrate the moment before the Fukushima’s disaster in March 2011. Inside there are blank pages waiting to be written.

Size: 12.5 x 17.5 cm

Binding: saddlestitch
Cover page: light grey matt page 160 gsm
Cover print technique: hand-printed stamp with onyx black ink-pad
Internal pages: 52 light grey matt blank pages 80 gsm