To celebrate and publicise the reinvention of the Star Trek franchise in 2009 by J.J. Abrams renowned artists from all over the world were invited to reinterpret the classic USS Enterprise NCC-1701 starship design.
Star Trek movie poster featuring the iconic Enterprise design
34-inch replicas of the Enterprise cast from the original 3D digital models, created for the new film by Industrial Light & Magic, were redesigned as part of The Enterprise Project.
The first selection were on display in the ArcLight Hollywood cinema foyer in L.A. on March 6, 2009.
Enterprise model artist information
Enterprise model #1 - The FX Company/Quantum Mechanix
Enterprise model #2 - Mr.Brainwash
Enterprise model #3 - Duncan Lemon
Star Trek movie billboard on La Cienega Blvd in Los Angeles
The next creative assortment of Enterprise replicas given a makeover were photographed at ArcLight Sherman Oaks cinema on may 1, 2009.
Enterprise model #10 - Jesus Diaz
Enterprise model #19 - Jeremy and Claire Weiss
Enterprise model #21 - Rafael Burgos
Finally, another colourful re-imagining, this time on display at the Cinerama Dome at ArcLight Hollywood on Sunset Boulevard on May 9, 2009.
Enterprise model #20 - Afro-Punks
Go to the official Star Trek site to see the full range of twenty-five artist interpretations.
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