Office Spaces TV and Kalyn Rothous invited me to take part in their exciting project at the Brandstar HQ. This was a great opportunity to bring the architectural photography medium to a larger audience!
HGTV SMALL SPACE BIG STYLE
In 2007 HGTV shot an episode of Small Space Big Style featuring myself and the tiny grotto hideaway I was living in at the time.
BOGOTA PARK 93 EXIBITION
My work of the Virgilio Barco Library was hosted by the local Bogota government and displayed on giant 5′ x 3′ displays in the exclusive park 93. As a celebration of the work, the Mayor of Bogota held an exclusive opening at the park. This allowed the residents to meet mike and his work which was provided to the government for use of promotion of this amazing architectural monument designed by Rogiolo Salmona.
THE ELASTIC MIND PROJECT
The Elastic Mind Project was founded in 2010 by Fania Castro and Mike Butler to explore and find artistic solutions to the generational poverty plaguing Bogotá.
CANAL CAPITAL INTERVIEW
In 2018 Mike was interviewed for an expose on the Friday evening news in Bogota regarding his work in Colombia with the Virgilio Barco Library.
CARACOL NOTICIAS OCT 19 2010
TV spot about Professional Photographer Mike Butler’s photographic work in Bogota which was presented to the city in a public exhibition at Bogota’s exclusive park 93. The exposition of the final work from the Virgilio Barco Library in Bogota was on display for over a month in the park.
Mike was interviewed by the industry leading magazine PDN about his lighting techniques and production.
In 2010 Mike was chosen for the 40 under 40 issue of Brickell Magazine, highlighting business stars in the Miami community.
TOP 10 HOSPITALITY PHOTOGRAPHERS
Selected in 2008 by Hospitality Design Magazine as one of 10 great hospitality photographers.
SOUTH OF 5TH TOP CREATIVES
Mike was selected as one of Miami’s top creative minds for 2010.
Mike was asked to write an article for the print magazine Shutterbug abou this Virgilio Barco Library project and processing techniques.
CASA & ESTILO EDITORIAL ARTICLE
The design magazine Casa & Estilo highlighted Mike and his work in a two-page editorial article.