Images and artifacts from the Mel Birnkrant Collection
Copyright Acknowledgment: All images of THE OUTER SPACE MEN , THE WORLD OF THE FUTURE and other Products and Images, created by Mel Birnkrant, are Copyright (c) MEL BIRNKRANT
An Annotated Archive
From the farthest reaches of our Galaxy
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“The Outer Space Men” - Series I
The original seven figures, mint on the card
“The World of the Future” - Series II
The six proposed figures, mint on the card
The Stories, Series I - Series II
As they appeared on each package

The Original Concept Sketches
Where The Outer Space Men began
Final Boards, Series I - Series II
The finished designs 
The Weapons
Long-lost Drawings
Photo Gallery
All the original photographs
The First Package Sketches
How the Packages began
The Package Back Paintings
Fabulous Art by Robert Engle
Work in Progress, Series II
Sculpting, Painting and Package Art
Publicity and Merchandising
Ads, Pamphlets and the Window Poster

The Vehicles
Sketches, Boards and Prototypes
The Videos
The Story of The Outer Space Men
“Space Warriors”, Adventure Set
Colorforms answer to “Star Wars”
Unpublished Interview 2002 “Playthings”
Notes and Illustrations added.
The Graphic Novel
The Outer Space
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