Events and programmes i organised for Kulturhuset USF, Filmhuis Den Haag, Biblioteket i Bergen, De Fabriek Eindhoven, FFKD Copenhagen, Bergen International Film Festival, Natlab Eindhoven, Holland Animation Festival, The Tank New York
Music x Experimental Animation Programme USF
A one hour animation programme for Kulturhuset USF that shows independant, innovative animations from makers all over the globe using novel approaches to filmmaking based on music, also referred to as "seeing sound" by the first 1950 era filmmakers when the possibily to merge film and audio became a new feature in filmmaking, followed by a genre of films that base their visual storytelling on music.
Kulturhuset USF Bergen & Natlab Eindhoven
DigiCraft Series
Workshop series Digicraft that explores the use of new emerging digital methods such as 3d printing and lasercutting, together with traditional crafts such as pattern creation and embroidery. The aim of the project is to expand traditional crafts with innovative new tools and techiques.
Bergen Bibliotek & Bergen Senter for Elektronisk Kunst
Open Frameworks Masterclass
a new and emerging tool and language in one that can be used for a variety of creative purposes, by providing a simple and intuitive framework for experimentation. The library is designed to work as a general purpose glue, and wraps together several commonly used libraries under a tidy interface.
Bergen Senter for Elektronisk Kunst & Notam Oslo
Art Wars Filmprogramme
A screeningprogramme showing the latest approaches to moving-image making from around the world, this diverse selection of established and up-and-coming talents share an interest in transporting the viewer into the parallel realms of the fictional yet familiar. From augmented realities to fractal universes, from underground to outer space, from nostalgic bygone eras to not-so-distant futures and from the hand-drawn to the hyper-real.
Showed in de Fabriek Eindhoven & FFKD Copenhagen
Workspace Lectures #1
Workspace Lectures inviting artists that work in the crossdiciplinary field of interactive art. For workspace #1, Marieke Verbiesen invited the FURSR collective, who are creating multi-sensory artefacts related to the construction and social aspects of computer game culture, oftentimes altering the view on the relationship between humans and technology.
Showed in Filmhuis Den Haag
Machinima Programme @BIFF
Using video game systems and computers as the basis and influence for stunning next generation music and visuals, this one hour selection of machinima shorts was put together for the Bergen International Film Festival in collaboration with Landmark Bergen Kunsthal
Live Animation NYC
Workshop and subsequent presentation that focusses on a collaborate effort to create live animated visuals using opensource live animation software for independant artists, animators, illustrators and graphics artists. Organised by Marieke Verbiesen collaboration with Desert Island comic shop, The Tank NYC and Harvestworks New York
Workspace Lectures #2
Workspace Lectures inviting artists that work in the crossdiciplinary field of interactive art. For workspace #1, Marieke Verbiesen invited the Hotel Modern Collective, who blend visual art, puppetry, music, film and performance in expressive theatre productions. Scale models play an important role in their work, allowing Hotel Modern to view the world literally from a macro perspective.
Showed in Filmhuis Den Haag
Machinima Programme HAFF

Machinima is the use of real-time computer graphics engines to create a cinematic production. Most often, video games are used to generate the computer animation. For the Holland Animation Film Festival, i put together a programme that features various game generated animations, from the Commodore 64 to the Playstation.