MEK is a purpose-driven design studio committed to positive change. We create design that disrupts the norm and challenges convention to help visionary brands tell their story. Our work is grounded in activism; informed by an innovative visual language and impact-led strategy that shifts perceptions and delivers transformative, measurable results.

Now more than ever, people want brands with purpose that embody strong core values, compelling design, and powerful storytelling that connects with them on a deeper level and inspires action.

We’ll help you become one of them.

MEK: Armenian for one. One people. One planet.

Let’s do better together.


• Brand Strategy
• Brand Positioning
• Brand Messaging
• Brand Identity Design
• Brand Consulting
• Rebranding

• Creative Direction


• Campaign Development
• Campaign Identity
• Campaign Naming
• Campaign Messaging
• Campaign Design
• Campaign Strategy
• Creative Direction


• Digital Content
• Digital Collateral
• Web Design
• Publications
• Print Collateral
• Packaging

• Creative Direction


MEK is a trusted partner for brands that seek to disrupt their industry and do things differently to create a better tomorrow.

Dominion Movement
Environmental Film Festival
Farm Transparency Project
Merri-bek City Council  
PETA Australia
RMIT University
Revival Projects
Sea Shepherd Australia 
WWF Australia
We Animals Media
World Animal Protection Australia


MEK is led by:

Mirella Arapian, Creative Director
Nicolas Collerson, Art Director
Sarah Kingsley, Studio Manager

And supported by a network of leading creatives and collaborators.


MEK is a highly experienced team of designers, creatives and activists driven by purpose and leaving the planet better than we found it.

We are committed to nurturing an inclusive culture that’s safe and accessible, promotes and celebrates our diversity, and embraces the unique skills and experiences of our team. Our backgrounds are varied across LGBTQIA+, neurodivergence and English as a second language, and we are proud to foster a values-led environment where everyone is seen, heard and free to express their ideas and selves equally. 


Our values permeate every ideation, interaction and decision we make, as individuals and as a team.

TRANSPARENCY: Being open, honest and vulnerable

INTEGRITY: Walking our talk and doing what’s right

KINDNESS: Showing care, compassion and empathy at all times

ACCOUNTABILITY: Taking responsibility for what we say and do

EQUITY: Ensuring no one is left behind

COLLABORATION: Going further together 

LEADERSHIP: Setting a positive example for our team, clients, industry and beyond

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