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animations & stills
The client was A Cidade da Cultura, a foundation that promotes culture and art by organizing concerts, awards, film series and workshops for children throughout the year.
As part of the 2019 program, they organized Peque Filmes, a short films festival for kids for which fun colorful characters were created.
Poster design and letting for client A Cidade da Cultura, a Spanish foundation that promotes culture and art by organising concerts, awards, film series and workshops for children throughout the year.
Advertising man and art director Hans Zegelaar has written an intriguing book about his experiences in the Dutch “reclame” world. He has asked Phil Evans, with whom he has worked on numerous projects in the past, to make this rather striking book cover.
Experimental collaboration for 36 Days Of Type. Important was to explore and experiment and have some fun.
Mural for KLM Airlines’ 75 anniversary of their Amsterdam – Lisbon connection. Painted in downtown Lisbon with Portuguese artist AkaCorleone.
Asked by Tchai to make a work about his Qi (Spirit), Johan made some sort of fruitmachine inspired mechanism where all components are constantly in motion and create a synergy.
Double page spread of a Children’s book in progress, about how animals go to bed. (The octopus illustration has won a Runner-up award at Creative Quarterly No.55).
Vintage poster series for a fictitious oddity show with very extraordinary artists. („The Duckordion“ has won a Honorable Mention at 3×3 ProShow No.13 and was published in Lürzer’s Archive „200 Best Illustrators Worldwide 2018/19“).
Together with London based agency Bread Collective, Aart-Jan did the branding for Welsh festival GreenMan 2017.