EYE CANDY TIP: Saiman Chow by Simon Buijs
Friday 18 August 2017
EYE CANDY TIP: Saiman Chow by Simon Buijs
Simon: "The multi disciplined Saiman Chow recently made some surreal Adult Swim idents …
EYE CANDY TIP: Cruschiform by Iris van den Akker
Friday 18 August 2017
EYE CANDY TIP: Cruschiform by Iris van den Akker
Iris: "As an illustrator myself, I have a soft spot for hand-drawn, crafted …
EYE CANDY TIP: JAN URSCHEL by Jort van Welbergen
Friday 18 August 2017
EYE CANDY TIP: JAN URSCHEL by Jort van Welbergen
Jort: "Jan Urschel, one of the speakers of Playgrounds: The Art Department 2017, …
EYE CANDY TIP: Amanita Design by Loek Vugs
Friday 18 August 2017
EYE CANDY TIP: Amanita Design by Loek Vugs
Loek: "I've always liked video games, but I especially love these smaller stylish …
EYE CANDY TIP: Jack Cunningham by Simon Buijs
Friday 18 August 2017
EYE CANDY TIP: Jack Cunningham by Simon Buijs
Simon: "Minimal in graphic style and maximal in storytelling. Jack Cunningham creates beautiful …
EYE CANDY TIP: Kirsten Zirngib by Leon Tukker
Friday 18 August 2017
EYE CANDY TIP: Kirsten Zirngib by Leon Tukker
Leon: "As a freelance concept artist myself I am always very inspired by …
EYE CANDY TIP: NATA METLUKH by Iris van den Akker
Friday 18 August 2017
EYE CANDY TIP: NATA METLUKH by Iris van den Akker
Iris: "I came across Metlukh's work through vimeo, where I saw her short …
EYE CANDY TIP: Jonathan Djob Nkondo by Simon Buijs
Tuesday 18 July 2017
EYE CANDY TIP: Jonathan Djob Nkondo by Simon Buijs
Simon: "Currently Jonathan is working on some very interesting personal projects featuring abstract …
EYE CANDY TIP: Michaela Mihalyiová by Iris van den Akker
Tuesday 18 July 2017
EYE CANDY TIP: Michaela Mihalyiová by Iris van den Akker
Iris: "Recently Michaela’s work was brought to my attention by a friend who …
Eye Candy Tip: Matthew Lyons by Loek Vugs
Tuesday 11 July 2017
Eye Candy Tip: Matthew Lyons by Loek Vugs
Loek: "Recently I came across Matthew's work on Twitter and while browsing through …
Two day conference The Art Department is taking shape
Monday 10 July 2017
Two day conference The Art Department is taking shape
Character design, concept art, background visuals, character building, robotics, props: every single detail …
EYE CANDY TIP: Johnson Ting by Jort van Welbergen
Friday 30 June 2017
EYE CANDY TIP: Johnson Ting by Jort van Welbergen
Jort: "Johnson always manages to find new and fun ways to depict what …
EYE CANDY TIP: DANIEL SAVAGE by  LOEK VUGS
Friday 30 June 2017
EYE CANDY TIP: DANIEL SAVAGE by LOEK VUGS
Loek: "Daniel Savage's work makes use of simple shapes and minimal color pallets. …
Eye Candy TIP: Burcu & Geoffrey by Iris van den Akker
Friday 23 June 2017
Eye Candy TIP: Burcu & Geoffrey by Iris van den Akker
Iris: ''Burcu and Geoffrey are a directing couple, who met at their studies …
eye candy tip: stephen vuillemin by simon buijs
Tuesday 20 June 2017
eye candy tip: stephen vuillemin by simon buijs
Simon: ''Sometimes you see some ones work that you just can’t get out …
Eye Candy TIP: Caleb Wood by Loek Vugs
Thursday 15 June 2017
Eye Candy TIP: Caleb Wood by Loek Vugs
Loek: ''The work of Caleb Wood is surreal and experimental. When you watch …
Eye Candy TIP: Zeen Chin by Jort van Welbergen
Wednesday 14 June 2017
Eye Candy TIP: Zeen Chin by Jort van Welbergen
Jort: ''Zeen is a freelance illustrator from Malaysia, currently working for Applibot and …
Eye Candy TIP: Aisha Madu by Iris van den Akker
Friday 9 June 2017
Eye Candy TIP: Aisha Madu by Iris van den Akker
Iris: ''Only recently graduated at the Hogeschool voor de Kunsten Utrecht, the Netherlands, …
PLaygrounds Eye Candy: TIP #2 by Simon Buijs (BobbyPola)
Tuesday 6 June 2017
PLaygrounds Eye Candy: TIP #2 by Simon Buijs (BobbyPola)
Simon wants to talk to you about Max Litvinov   Simon: ''Playfull weirdness  is …
Playgrounds 2017: The Art Department
Friday 2 June 2017
Playgrounds 2017: The Art Department
A lot happens before a film is taken into production. For The Art …
PLaygrounds Eye Candy: TIP #2 by Loek Vugs
Friday 2 June 2017
PLaygrounds Eye Candy: TIP #2 by Loek Vugs
Loek gets inspired by Ori Toor. Hear all about it!   Loek: “Illustration and animation …
Playgrounds Eye Candy: TIP #2 by Jort van Welbergen
Tuesday 30 May 2017
Playgrounds Eye Candy: TIP #2 by Jort van Welbergen
Get ready to hear all about Moby Francke. TIP #2 from Jort.   Jort: ‘’Moby …
PLaygrounds Eye Candy: TIP #2 by Iris van den Akker
Thursday 25 May 2017
PLaygrounds Eye Candy: TIP #2 by Iris van den Akker
Iris puts a spotlight on Kristen Lepore, a stop motion animator and director. Iris: …
PLaygrounds Eye candy: tip #1 by Simon Buijs (BobbyPola)
Thursday 25 May 2017
PLaygrounds Eye candy: tip #1 by Simon Buijs (BobbyPola)
Simon Buijs first TIP iill let you wander. It's all about Théo Guignard.   Guignard …
Playgrounds Next X Docwerk: Focus, it is all about time management!
Tuesday 23 May 2017
Playgrounds Next X Docwerk: Focus, it is all about time management!
Playgrounds has its own tailor-made talent program Playgrounds Next supporting three talents. But …
Playgrounds Eye Candy: TIP #1 by Loek Vugs
Monday 15 May 2017
Playgrounds Eye Candy: TIP #1 by Loek Vugs
Loek Vugs TIP is all about Magoz.   The currently Helsinki based Mágoz (SP) is …
Playgrounds Eye Candy
Monday 15 May 2017
Playgrounds Eye Candy
Jort van Welbergen's TIP is all about Mike Hill.   Mike Hill is a freelance …
Playgrounds Eye Candy: TIP #1 by Iris van den Akker
Monday 15 May 2017
Playgrounds Eye Candy: TIP #1 by Iris van den Akker
The first Playgrounds Eye Candy TIP from our editor Iris van den Akker …
Playgrounds Session #3
Sunday 30 April 2017
Playgrounds Session #3
On 18 May we present a whole Playgrounds Session about virtual reality with …
Interview with Loish
Monday 10 April 2017
Interview with Loish
We had the chance to interview one of the attending artists Lois van …
Playgrounds Session #2
Thursday 30 March 2017
Playgrounds Session #2
SOLD OUT   Thursday, 20 April Willem de Kooning Academie Rotterdam 19.00 doors open, start program 19.30-22.15 Tickets …
Playgrounds Session #1
Monday 13 March 2017
Playgrounds Session #1
Thursday, 6 April Lab111 Amsterdam 19.30 doors open, start program 19.45-22.00 Tickets 8,50 euro, one drink …
Playgrounds Archives: interview with Jordan Bruner
Thursday 2 March 2017
Playgrounds Archives: interview with Jordan Bruner
In this Playgrounds Archives interview we are delighted to show you a bit …
Playgrounds Archives: interview with Sougwen Chung
Wednesday 18 January 2017
Playgrounds Archives: interview with Sougwen Chung
In her project DRAWING OPERATIONS she, for instance, explores the automation and anatomy …
Playgrounds Titles 2016
Thursday 5 January 2017
Playgrounds Titles 2016
Many thanks to Studio Kubus, Samantha Williams, Teyosh, Studio Smack, Federica D'Urzo, Raymon …
THROWBACK THURSDAY: ARTIST TALK STARRING GOLDENWOLF
Thursday 22 December 2016
THROWBACK THURSDAY: ARTIST TALK STARRING GOLDENWOLF
In just 18 minutes you travel back in time. They will tell you …
Thank you and see you next year!
Friday 18 November 2016
Thank you and see you next year!
Want to relive the festival? Check our photo's made by the talented Willeke …
Pop Up Cinema x Playgrounds - Talent Talks
Friday 11 November 2016
Pop Up Cinema x Playgrounds - Talent Talks
Get to know Bram Knol, Jenny van den Broeke en Vera van Wolferen, …
THROWBACK THURSDAY: ARTIST TALK STARRING 2VEINTE
Thursday 15 September 2016
THROWBACK THURSDAY: ARTIST TALK STARRING 2VEINTE
Relive their artist talk in just 18 minutes! Hear all about their profile, …
ARTIST PORTRAITS: KEVIN DART
Wednesday 14 September 2016
ARTIST PORTRAITS: KEVIN DART
This time we put Kevin Dart in the spotlights! In 2014 he dazzled …
TRIP DOWN MEMORY LANE FOR OUR 10TH EDITION WITH SOME ARTIST PORTRAITS: PRESENTING JULIA POTT
Wednesday 31 August 2016
TRIP DOWN MEMORY LANE FOR OUR 10TH EDITION WITH SOME ARTIST PORTRAITS: PRESENTING JULIA POTT
Many of them were young, upcoming artists. Now some turn out to be …
PLAYGROUNDS TITELS 2015
Monday 28 March 2016
PLAYGROUNDS TITELS 2015
  - 10 artists - 3 names - one title sequence - FOR THE 2015 …