Matthew Shlian is an artist/designer and founder of the Initiative Artist Studio in Ann Arbor, Michigan. His work extends from drawings to large-scale installations to collaborations with leading scientists at the University of Michigan. His work for the National Science Foundation explores paper folding structures on the macro level translated to the nano-scale. His client list includes Ghostly Internation-al, Apple, Procter & Gamble, Facebook, Levi's, Sesame Street, and the Queen of Jordan. His work can be seen at mattshlian.com and eightemperors.com.