Stephan is a freelance motion director and motion designer based in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. He loves to explore and exploit his creative ideas throughout divers projects. These ideas can be executed within different styles and techniques for products like animations, visuals or short films.

Stephan is always open for collaborations with other studios or agencies.

He spends his spare time playing soccer, running, riding his motorcylce or playing around while making electronic music as Jar Jar Brinks.

For any collaborations, inquiries or questions:
stephanvandenbrink@gmail.com

Featured Projects:
* Motion Direction stop-motion animations for Halo Top in collaboration with Michiel Spijkers / Sticky Stuff
* Motion Direction stop-motion animations for Peaks in collaboration with Michiel Spijkers / Sticky Stuff
* Art Direction rebranding 24Kitchen in collaboration with Holland Centraal
* Direction short film Secret Sounds
* Art Direction at Cape Rock for rebranding NOS (including NOS News, NOS Sports and NOS Events)

Nominations:
* Shortcutz Amsterdam Annual Awards for Best Experimental in EYE
* PromaxBDA Europa Rookie of the Year
* School of Arts Utrecht Graduate / Graduation-project of the Year (all faculties)

Exhibitions / Screenings:
*Secret Sounds at CutOut Fest in Mexico
*Secret Sounds at Animation Film Festival – Gdansk in Poland
*Secret Sounds at Lowlands Festival in the Netherlands
*Secret Sounds at ShortCutz Amsterdam in the Netherlands
* Netherlands Film Festival x Top Notch (music video Akwasi – O.N.Z.I.N.)
* Speaker at Pecha Kucha Amsterdam #26 in Amsterdam Roest
* D.A.C.S.-exhibition at Red Bull space in New York City
* Netherlands Film Festival (Title Design / Animation for film ‘Half.’)
* GoShort Film Festival (Geheime Wonderen)

Online Publications:
* Motiongraphics.nu
* Computer-Arts
* Ventilate.ca
* Forget the Film, Watch the Titels

Print Publications:
* Advanced Photoshop UK Issue #72

* Graphika Manila Book in Pasay City, Philippines