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Ph: +1.915.691.4649
Mexico City
by appointment only
Jumeirah Terrace Building, Unit 305, 2nd of December St., Dubai, United Arab Emirates

We’re the amp to your guitar

We’re always the loudest and last ones to leave.

We’ll make sure that your voice is loud and clear and we won’t leave until we get there…

We are a creative studio that specializes in graphic design, strategic communications, interior design and audiovisual production. You give us your idea, we’ll tell an amazing story with it.

We’re located in El Paso TX, Mexico City and Dubai. We’re proud of our mixed identity, of the cultural heritage found in both deserts and cityscapes alike. You can probably find us enjoying some tacos al pastor under the Texas sun, going nuts in Mexican traffic or contemplating the grand views of the arab oceanfront, we’re sure to find some inspiration in anything that comes across our way.

There’s an infinite well of creativity where centuries of history, shapes and flavours mix together, all we have to do is take a deep breath and dive in.

Besides all this, we like warmth; we’re all about sincerity and good vibes, both cornerstones of our philosophy for life. We believe clear and constant communication, with a good dose of passion, give the best and most dynamic results. 


Results are only as important as your experience when hiring a creative agency

Reason enough for us to always provide the most detailed customer service and good vibes in order to turn your ideas into unforgettable stories, impactful new experiences that will take your breath away.

Our gang’s seasoned enough working with top-level international brands, but don’t let that scare you, we’re all easy going and are always down for a beer or two over some creative brainstorming.

Iris Morales

Co-founder of EME, Creative Director, Branding strategist, Mother. Advocate of social justice and equality through graphic design. She drives the mission of the studio, to make sure we contribute and give back to our society. When not working, she loves to spend time with her family and friends, doing yoga, hiking and traveling. Rocker at heart. Always in for concerts and good music.

Joel Martinez

Co-founder of EME. Joel is accountable for building great relationships and ensures that the work fulfills EME’s core values of being honest and responsible. Born in Mexico City and raised in El Paso, TX. He is an award-winning designer and a master in developing brands for any industry as well as sharing his extensive knowledge in consulting. He is always ready to enjoy tacos al pastor and a round of golf.

Adrian Cuellar

Adrian is a creative, explorer, and lifelong learner, who is driven to improve and grow as often as he can, and is always looking to go deeper to find the answers to any and every question. Drawing was his first love and design is his passion. Inspired most by the things he loves, history, punk and metal music, art, and movies. He loves bringing all of these things and knowledge together to create and learn all that he can.

Julio Mendoza

Julio, born and raised in Sonora has been sketching and doodling since he can remember. It wasn't until he dove into the world of graphic design that he stumbled upon his other passion: branding. To him design is about getting into different vibes and really connecting with them, so he can drop the perfect creative solutions in the mix. He's all about tunes and pop culture, forever jamming to the beat of the '90s—the era he'll never stop loving.

Julio Morales

Julio Morales Lagarda is a Mexican music producer, audio engineer and composer. With professional studies at Conservatory School Of Music, Fermatta Music Academy and London School Of Sound, he is currently dedicated to music production with great interpreters worldwide, and also scores, jingles, TV and record productions. Currently CEO of Solar Estudio and Solar Academy at Mexico City, Main musician and producer of METRØM.

Monica Lozano

Monica Lozano received her Master’s Degree in Photography in Madrid, Spain in Escuela Universitaria TAI in 2008. Her work has been exhibited in 21 Countries, she has won various international photo competitions and grants. Her work has been published in the Portrait of Humanity book by British Journal of Photography and Magnum Photos and Witness from World Press Photo to name a few. In 2011 Lozano finished the Photo Global residency at the School of Visual Arts in NYC. She has two little master boys who fill her life and the profound experience of motherhood.

Karina Ortiz

Nidia Karina Ortiz is an architect dedicated to commercial interior design. Passionate about food, she enjoys both cooking and tasting a variety of dishes. Her love for Japanese culture, especially for its architecture and interior design, stands out for her ability to combine functionality, timelessness, and aesthetics. In addition to her profession, she finds pleasure in painting, meditation, and singing.

Mabel Weber

Multidisciplinary artist, graduated with a Bachelors in Visual Arts from the University of Ciudad Juarez with a specialty in painting and illustration. Mabel is an art educator, activist and sommelier. She believes we are all connected as humans and we should remain that way by understanding our similarities and empathizing in brotherhood. When not working she loves cooking for her family, spending time with her daughter. Drawing and traveling.

Saúl Alvídrez

Head of Creative in EME Mexico. He got fully into the film, software and communication industry with a single objective: "to amplify the public conversation and focus it into solving global problems". First member of the student movement called #YoSoy132. He is the director and producer of the documentary CHOMSKY & MUJICA. Creative, disruptive, intellectually restless and radically passionate, he always thinks big.

Carlos Haddad

Carlos was born in Australia. He moved to Dubai in 2013 where he began his journey in the F&B industry as a Designer and Digital Marketing Manager/Analyst. After launching several successful brands he began his freelance venture and traveled around the world for a year creating content. He returned to Dubai where he joined EME as head of creative for the Middle East, Europe and Asia. Football fan, beat boxer and artist in every sense.

Awards and publications

  • 2023 Phoenix Addys Awards, 1 Gold, 1 Silver
  • 2020 Indigo Design Awards, 2 Gold, 2 Silver, Amsterdam
  • 2020 Regional Addys Award – Silver
  • 2020 Phoenix Addys – Special Judges Award
  • 2020 Phoenix Addys – 1 Gold
  • 2019 National Addys – 1 Gold
  • 2019 Indigo Design Awards – 5 Gold and 1 Silver, Malaga, Spain
  • 2019 Indigo Design Award Winners Book 2018
  • 2018 Bienal Internacional del Cartel en México
  • 2018 Favourite Design 18 Book, France
  • 2018 BOB Magazine, Collection: workspace, Korea
  • 2018 Indigo Design Awards – 4 Gold, Tokyo, Japan
  • 2017 Favourite Design 17 Book, France
  • 2017 Chois Gallery, The World Best Graphics, vol.38, Shanghai, China
  • 2017 Lürzer’s Int’l Archive 200 Best Packaging Design Worldwide 2017-2018
  • 2017 A’ Design Silver Award, Italy
  • 2017 Regional Addys – 1 Gold
  • 2017 Local Addys – 3 Gold
  • 2016 How Magazine Self-promotional Annual
  • 2016 National Addys – 1 Silver, USA
  • 2016 Regional Addys – 1 Best of Show
  • 2016 Regional Addys – 1 Gold
  • 2016 Local Addys – 1 Gold, 1 Silver
  • 2015 National Addys – 1 Silver, USA
  • 2015 How Magazine Self-promotional Annual
  • 2015 Regional Addys – 1 Gold
  • 2015 Local Addys – 1 Gold, 3 Silver, 1 Bronze
  • 2014 How Magazine Self-promotional Annual
  • 2014 Local Addys – 3 Gold, 1 Silver
  • 2013 Design: Portfolio, Self Promotion at its best. Promotion Rockport Publishers
  • 2013 Local Addys – 2 Gold, 1 Bronze
  • 2012 Bienal Internacional del Cartel en México 
  • 2012 Regional Addys – 2 Silver
  • 2012 Local Addys – 1 Gold, 4 Silver, 3 Bronze, 1 Special Judge’s Award


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