In 2019 Donovan and Michael
decided to build a ‘Machine’.
Donovan John Szypura
Donovan is as a Creative Director, Graphic Designer and Music Producer. He was fortunate to be able to play with some international innovators and pioneers like Matthew Ashman (Adam Ant, Bow Wow Wow) and Thomas Gabriel Fischer (Celtic Frost). In 1999 Donovan signed an artist contract with Sanctuary Records, one of the largest independent record labels in the UK, as a member of Apollyon Sun. He later published music under the name of Earthphish and composed music for the award-winning dance company Earthphish Dance. Donovan composes music for art projects and just recently in commission for 3TD studio’s art installation ‘The Great Acceleration’ at The Cube (Queensland University of Technology).
Michael is a Graphic Designer and Creative. He has a Bachelor of Visual Communications, Diploma in Time-Based Multimedia from UTAS and a Diploma in graphic design and multimedia from TasTAFE. Michael has participated in the commercial and creative industry by completing Australia’s creative advertising Industry course ‘AWARD School’ and was selected for the Communications Council Australia’s National Account Management Internship. He has since worked across visual communications, graphic design and art direction for international, national and local corporate or non-for profit organisations.