education: Willem de Kooning Academy of Arts, graduated in Illustration.
debut: Illustration voor Ode magazine.
breakthrough: Flyers for Bassline, a hiphop night in Amsterdam’s Paradiso.
inspiration: Chris Ware, the Simpsons and Futurama. Music, record covers, movies and screen printed rock posters.
Album covers for Zwart Licht, 5 years of designing flyers for Bassline, illustrations for State Magazine, childrens’ book illustrations for de Gestreepte Boekjes, posters for Paradiso, flyers for Nighttown, posters for de Balie.
clients: Paradiso Amsterdam, Topnotch, Nowhere, Klakson, Pica Educatief, De Balie.
specialism: Graphical, hand drawn illustrations, often combined with typography.
Besides illustrating for print and digital means I design websites, books, magazines, logo’s and corporate identities.