YOLOTLI combines art, style and longevity to create timeless designs for the sophisticated and conscious customer by promoting excellent craftsmanship, artisanal techniques and the highest quality natural materials
Mikey holds a MFA in ceramics from Cranbrook Academy of Arts and has his own fine art practice, creating paintings, drawings and sculptures based on a repetitious network of hand-drawn lines. His work is in the collections of Cranbrook Museum of Art, University of Hawaii at Hilo, Frankel Foundation for Art an din the collection of Burt Aaron, Founding Trustee of of MOCA Detroit.
With his expansive experience working with artists and designers like John-Paul Philippe, Klein Reid and Agrosy Designs in New York City and in retail/commercial design and displays for Barneys, Bergdorf Goodman, Urban Outfitters, The Ace Hotel and The Standard Hotel, Mikey is an expert in working with new materials and streamlining processes.
Since the first day of YOLOTLI, Mikey has played a big role in the manufacturing of YOLOTLI's exhibition spaces, sourcing materials, helping with installations and brainstorming creative processes.