Today we released the new official video for Bart van der Lee's first single from his upcomming album 'Ballads for the Heathens or Dying'.
The video for 'A Mothers Song' was made by Nick Liefhebber (www.liefhebber.biz), and myself.
If you would like to pre order the album which will be released on September 6, please click here
The album also features artwork I made, will post that soon aswell.
Just a little post to thank everyone who attended 'Bring Your Own Beamer' last Friday. I had a great time and I hope you did too. The animation itself will be uploaded somewhere this week. I'm currently looking for so music and some re-editting will be done. So keep an eye out for it.
Furthermore I would also like to say I'm working on a new albumcover and animation for Bart van der Lee's (www.bartvanderlee.com) new album! The artwork will be in collabaration with the great Nick Liefhebber (www.liefhebber.biz) We are currently trying to fund it through a Dutch crowdfunding-website, voordekunst.nl. Any help (financially) would be very much appreciated! Here's a little video promoting this project.
Just a little update to let you all know that there's going to be a exhibition/party next week, December 14th, at which I will be taking part. It's Called Bring Your Own Beamer. Feel free to drop by! Here's a little sneak peek of the animation that will be shown there:
For more information (time, location etc.) click here
24 , 2011
The people behind the website ShopWithYourFriends asked me to make an Animation to promote their website. It came out pretty sweet, if I may say so myself:
Last summer I finished a project together with Fashion student Pablo Londono Sarria, who graduated at the Rietveld Acadamy Amsterdam. We collaborated on his graduating project 'Pedis in Orbis' for wich I made a visual story by the same name. It was also featured in the graduating edition of Dutch design magazine 'Items'. Check out some pictures!
Contact me by email if you would like to buy a copy (be quick though, I have a limited amount of them left)
llustration gallery updated
September 16 , 2011
I,ve updated the gallery in the Illustration section.
Click on Illustration section to view.
xpose the Underworld.
July 11, 2011
The People of Idism Concepts asked me (and a couple of other artists) to make visuals for their monthly party "Expose" at the Minibar, Amsterdam. The party took place at April 3rd, 2011.
Check out the result below.
"As you know, our new government has cut back heavily on the
budget for the arts in the Netherlands. While the budget for art and
culture in the Netherlands is one of the lowest in Europe, our new
government of VVD, CDA with the support of PVV, have decided to cut
art subsidies by almost 50%. Art is being slashed in half!
is why we ask everyone to make a piece of work that shows what happens
when you cut art in half. With this collection slashart.nl will
function as an image bank for the protest against these outrageous
My contribution for this protest:
"Ceci n'est pas."
For more works and information please visit the SLASH/ART website
is an initiative of:
Sandberg Instituut Amsterdam, Kunsten '92 & De Appel Arts Centre
DVD album design
recently worked with the talented Dutch photographer/ documentairemaker
Jepke Versnel. I designed the DVD cover and booklet for her
documentary 'Poppel' .
To see the entire film, please visit the exposition at the HKU.
Here's the trailer of 'Poppel' (Dutch):
Interested in buying the DVD? For information check out
Jepke's website here: www.jepkeversnel.nl
Or you can still visit the exposition at the Utrecht school of Fine
(for location and opening hours: www.hku.nl
of Blue Album
16 , 2010
this week the CD releaseparty of Marike van Dijk's debut album 'Pathes
of Blue' took place. It was a beautifull evening with nice people
and great music. I made the artwork for the album wich looks like
OverDWARS is a political & Cultural Magazine
the independent youth organisation of GroenLinks.
news post today, I promise.
The last couple of weeks I have been working on the artwork
van Dijk's debut album 'Patches of Blue'.
Marike is a Jazz saxaphonist/ composer from Utrecht and
I think the album turned out really cool. Like to make you're
The release party is April 13 at the Comedytheater,
Its only 10,- E to get in, and you get the album for free!
(more info on picture above)
Van Dijk has recorded lyrical and compelling tunes on her
She plays with determination and a beautiful sound on all
This music has a nice feel and shape to it. Well worth the
He will also be playing at 'Club 3VOOR12 Utrecht' thursday
25 March at studio dB's, Utrecht.
The musicvideo 'Runaway' will be shown there on a big screen,
so be there. Its free! (reservation is needed though)
It has been, and still is quite a busy period for me, but
I have some good news. Yesterday we had the premiere of
the new videoclip "Runaway" for Dutch singer/songwriter
Bart van der Lee which I animated. It was a beautiful evening,
and I would Like to thank everyone that came.
everyone who missed it I have uploaded the video:
results for the Boomerang
staples competition are in! I won a Flip
Video! Thanks Boomerang.
11 , 2009
I recently participated in the Boomerang - Staples competition
for wich I made a short Animation. Curious? Good! You can
watch it at their website here.
28 , 2009
a small report of the last day of The Klik! Animation Festival
Including the Boomerang Award.
My World wins a price!
21 , 2009
the finale took place of the "Boomerang Sendable
Short Awards" during the Klik! Animation Festival.
And I'm happy & honoured to say I won!
"Rock My world" was chosen out of the 8 finalists
in the competition.
Thanks Klik! & Boomerang!
more about it (or just look at the fotos) on the Boomerang