Aireal, Graduation Show "Shadow Channel", July 2019.

Drone Pilot Specific License

April 2021

Promo LABNEST X Junea

Helicopter Pilot Valerie delivered a Junea vending machine together with Bas Smit to her LABNEST Office in Ede. 

March 2021


Hema Foundation Social Design Accelerator

HEMA Foundation believes that design has enormous potential in tackling social issues. The Hema Accelerator is a nine-month training and coaching program in which designers and other emerging talents are trained - who want to make a positive impact on this world - to become social designers.The theme of the accelerator is to stimulate language skills in and around the family.

February-October 2021


"The initiative that offers personal & private labs (office / workspaces) to the future and upcoming generation of creators (startups). First location of in total 9 labs will open in Ede (NL)."

Opening January 2021

Part of the Big Brother

2021 Directors Team

Big Brother is the original Dutch version of the international reality television franchise Big Brother. It created the format in which contestants live in an isolated house trying to avoid being evicted by the public with the aim of a prize at the end.

Starting January 2021 100 days

Space Artist in Residence LES Planetarium 

The Lower East Side Girls Club 
full-service arts, science and civic engagement Center for Community on Avenue D adjacent to the low-income NYCHA housing projects 
Manhattan, New York, U.S.A.

March - April 2020

NYU Conference Speaker & Art Submission “Moonlight” 


NYU Tisch Cinema Studies Annual Student Conference “after[lives]”. 
@NYU Tisch, Michaelson Theater, Manhattan, USA

February 21-22 2020

Article DARU Magazine “Moonlight" 


"Een lichtshow door muzikale communicatie tussen planeet aarde en de maan” p.22-23. DARU Magazine #3 January 2020. Dutch Amateur Radio Union (DARU)

January 26 2020

News Article "In dialoog met de Maan"

De Telegraaf by Paola van de Velde. Dutch Press interview about Moonlight
@GLOW Light Festival Eindhoven, NL

November 11 2019

Winner Crowe Foederer Talent Award 2019

Light Installation Moonlight
@GLOW Light Festival Eindhoven, NL

November 9-16 2019



Part of group show and kickoff Noorderlicht international photo festival. Together with artists Marko Peck, Susanne Khalil Yusef & Asya Sukhorukova.
@SIGN Gallery Groningen, NL 

October 5 - November 3 2019


“Untouched Intimacies”


Installation film AIREAL part of exhibition and public programme 

curated by Jeanette Bisschops & Manique Hendricks

@Neverneverland, Amsterdam, NL

July 19-21 2019

"1 MOP Cinema" Telemagic


Screening AIREAL

@Macau Design Centre, China

July 12-21 2019


“As Real As It Can Get”

Shadow Channel Graduation Show

Première film AIREAL

@MACA, Center for Moving Images, Amsterdam, NL

June 14-16 2019


ODAM one year anniversary

Screening Terrarium
@FC Hyena, Amsterdam, NL

May 24 2019

Antwerp Art Weekend 2019

Screening Scrolling into the Deep
@De Studio, Antwerp, BE

May 16-19 2019

Panelist NYU Gallatin "Systems" Conference

The Jerry H. Labowitz Theatre for the performing arts, Manhattan, USA

May 17/18 2019

Caustic Frolic Magazine edition "Liminal Spaces" Spring 2019

New Media edition including Terrarium. NYU the Center for Experimental Humanities, Graduate School for Arts and Sciences

April 2019

Time Framed #1 Seeing and Being Seen


Screening Terrarium (2018). Melbourne, Australia

February 14 2019

FMF Film Media Festival 


Screening Scrolling into the Deep (2016), Alkmaar, NL

February 9 2019

PUBTv Broadcast


Extracts from the Spiderwebs (2018)

Dec. 29/30 2018 - 22:40pm

Dutch Television ATV5

December 29/30 2018

Caustic Frolic Magazine edition "Noise" Fall 2019

New Media edition including Spiderwebs and Ghetto of Angels

NYU the Center for Experimental Humanities, Graduate School for Arts and Sciences

January 2019

Telemagic x 1 Euro Cinema

Museumnacht Amsterdam 

the Stedelijk Museum

Screening Scrolling into the Deep (2016)

November 3 2018

Internet Yama-Ichi Black Market

Screening multiple films
Tivoli Vredenburg, Utrecht, NL

November 4 2018

Hong Kong University Summer Institute 2018
Video games Studies

Hong Kong, China

June 24 - July 3 2018

Lew & Edie Wasserman Scholarship for Master Cinema Studies NYU Tisch

New York University Tisch the school of the Arts, New York, U.S.A.

August 2018 - December 2019

International jury for the Young Masters Award of 2017.

February 11 2018


Groupshow ‘Materialising the Internet’


Installation Aura Cellular (2017)
MU Art Space group show

the Dutch Design week 2017

October - November 2017

Talkshow ‘Tussen Kunst & Glitch’


Estimating the value of ‘Scrolling Into The Deep’ evening organised by SETUP Media Lab Utrecht and NFF Film Festival Interactive

September 25 2017


Shadow Channel Show 2018. 

Film Screening ‘VIZION’ 
FC-Hyena, Amsterdam, NL.

June 25 2018

Sonic Acts Academy 2018


Shadow Channel presents "Hidden Layers". Multiscreening of 'FA.I.RIES' and 'The Ghetto of Angels'

February 23 - 25, 2018


Accepted Pioneer Master Shadow Channel


MA Design Films and Propaganda, Sandberg Instute, NL

February 11, 2023

‘Users are People Exhibition’ 

Depot Basel

Screening Scrolling into the Deep (2016). Basel, Switzerland.

October 28 – November 19 2016

Stanford Summer Session 2017


Intensive Computer Science and Electrical Engineering

June - August, 2017

ArtEZ Innovation Blogpost #5/5

June 5 2017

ArtEZ Innovation Blogpost #4/5

April 12 2017


ArtEZ Innovation Blogpost #3/5

February 10 2017

Award Arnhemse Nieuwe 2016, Ontwerp Platform Arnhem

September 22, 2016

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Article ‘Pools swiping’
The Creators Project (VICE

January 20 2017


ArtEZ Innovation Blogpost #2/5

December 20 2016

Hendrik Valk Nomination 2016

November 1 2016


ArtEZ Innovation Blog #1/5

October 4 2016

Scholarship Award GDA Summer Sessions 2016
Mexico City

August 2016

Article Mister Motley

‘Art & Everyday Life’
Mister Motley

June 27 2016

Finalist Screening Singapore

The Southeast Asian Film Financing Forum (“SAFF”) is an annual summit that brings together the best feature film concepts from Asia and Europe, to meet with international co-producing partners, festival programmers, distributors, commissioners, and financiers. Up to 15 projects were selected by a panel to be featured at the SAFF Project Market. Part of the annual Asia TV Forum & Market. 

December 2020

Approved Stipendium for Emerging Artists by the Mondriaan Fonds

"The aim is to stimulate emerging artists’ artistic development and cultural entrepreneurship so as to help them create work that makes a meaningful contribution to contemporary Dutch visual art."

October 2020

"1 MOP Cinema" Telemagic x JUJULOVE x PLOKTA


Screening AIREAL

@Roodkapje, Rotterdam, NL.

Oct 9-16 2020

Participant as Filmmaker Symbiosis Competition 2020

The Symbiosis short film competition at the 13th Annual Imagine Science Film Festival. Symbiosis will bring together scientists and filmmakers to create a science-inspired short film themed Migration over the course of one week.

October 2020

Article in IndieWire

"Christopher Nolan, Edgar Wright Surprise NYU Students with Epic Graduation Speeches. Edgar Wright and Rian Johnson joined the "Tenet" director to see off the 2020 NYU Tisch Cinema Studies graduating class."

May 2020

Interview for NYU Alumni


NYU Ultra Violets: Luminaries from the Class of 2020.

August 2020

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