I am a stop motion and After Effects animator currently based in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.
- Studied animation at St. Joost academy Breda (bachelor), The Netherlands and KASK, Ghent, Belgium (master).
- Worked as a VJ for several years, as part of VJ collective Kijkbuiskinderen (now KBK Visuals) with gigs every weekend at major clubs and festivals.
- Likes to combine digital and analog techniques and create characters out of aluminum wire.
Some of the festivals where my own work has been screened:
- lnternational Animation Festival 2006, Annecy, France
- Cinanima, International Animated Film Festival 2006, Portugal
- Holland Animation Film Festival 2006, Utrecht, The Netherlands
- International Trickfilmfestival 2006, Stuttgart, Germany
- International Animation Festival 2006, Zagreb, Croatia
- Anima Brussels 2010, Brussels, Belgium,
- Anima Mundi 2010, Brazil
- Athens Animfest 2010, Athens, Greece
- Circuito Off Venice International Short Film Festival 2010, Venice, Italy
- Tehran International Animation Festival 2011, Teheran, Iran
- Brussels Short Film Festival 2011, Brussel, Belgium
- Montreal Stop Motion Filmfestival 2011, Montreal, Canada
For any questions and/or comments: info (at) marikeverbiest (dot) nl.