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Print Heirloom – The Michael Jackson Book Monument is the first time fans have co-created a masterpiece memorial to an artist. Marisa and Arjan explain how they came up with the idea.
Writing Your Dear Michael Tribute – Marisa and Arjan discuss some of the amazing tributes being submitted by Michael Jackson fans worldwide as well as rules for the contest that gives everyone a chance to have their MJ memories immortalized.
Part of Something Bigger – Publishers Marisa Garau and Arjan van Woensel discuss how Michael Jackson's influence set him apart from other artists and share stories of fans who were inspired by MJ.
The Project Publishers – Bungalow Publishing is a boutique publishing house specializing in memorializing legendary artists who have impacted our lives. Marisa and Arjan discuss their publishing experience that led them to create the Michael Jackson Book Monument.
Memories to Monument – Marisa and Arjan explain the process by which 1,000 fans worldwide will have their memories of MJ published.
Crystal Masterpiece – Michael Jackson loved Swarovski crystals and many of his legendary outfits feature the beautiful crystals. Marisa and Arjan discuss the process by which more than 3,000 Swarovski crystals are used in each edition of the monument to create a vibrant portrait of Michael Jackson.
Print is Forever – The publishers discuss why people are willing to pay a premium for a Limited Edition printed work of art that they can hold in their hands and keep forever.
Work of Book Art – The publishers discuss how materials such as wood, stone and crystals will be handcrafted into the Michael Jackson Book Monument to make it an heirloom for posterity.
By Fans, For Fans – Marisa and Arjan discuss what may become a revolutionary trend in publishing – books written by and for a specific target audience.
MJ's Legacy – The publishers discuss Michael Jackson's work to help sick children around the world, his enduring legacy, and plans to present a copy of the book to the artist's family.
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