SKS

Sophie Kaars Sijpesteijn (1987 Haarlem)

Education

Stories and Design: Animation Design
Artez Academy of the Arts, Zwolle
2008 – 2012
BA Design

Parsons, New School for Arts, Media, and Technology
2012 – current
Expected graduation in June 2014.
MFA Design and Technology

Bachelor in Music: Classic Guitar
ArtEZ academy of music, Zwolle
2005 – 2008
One preparatory year, and two subsequent years.
Subjects studied: classical guitar, music theory, solfege, directing choirs, music education, music history.

Other education

Traditional animation 
Central Saint Martins in London
workshop
June 2006

3D animation with Cinema 4D
KABK
workshop
September – October 2005

Digital filmmaking
New York Film Academy
Evening course
September 19, 2011 – December 19, 2011

Commercial work

  • Flow magazine promotional film for stationery. April, 2011.
  • Esprit promotional film for back-to-school collection. April 2012.

Work Experience

Plymptoons.inc: Internship.
01 September, 2011 – 02 February, 2012
Collaborated on “Cheatin'”, and “Waiting for her Sailor”

Projects

  • “Skulptur 23”: Collaboration with the Kröller-Müller Museum and ArtEZ academy of fine arts, permanently on display in the museum’s information centre since June 2011.
  • “5 to 12”: selected by The One Minute online film festival to be shown at the Ciné Privé film festival in Ghent, Belgium, from February 16 to 28, 2012.