Henri de Maar
Born in Turnhout (Belgium) 1967-2009. After a career as ice hockey player he starts to study on the Academy of Arts “ St-Joost” in Breda ( The Netherlands). His design field is Architecture. Graduates in ’92 Cum Laude. Lives in Paris hand works with Jean Paul Gaulthier for the project “Immobilier” and the design studio Naco, related to Philip Starck. After some time he starts working as designer, artist and Art-Director for different movies and exhibitions including on different movies and exhibitions of Peter Greeneway. Made a short movie “ Tragic Magic” and as his first movie, won a prize at the Rotterdam film festival. For aesthetic nudity. From this moment on he was hooked on to the medium and started working as a director of commercials, leaders and music videos for the Dutch television as well International market. He won different prizes during his career. He loves to call the shots. His latest projects were a road movie in America, from L.A. to Las Vegas, for the winner of Idols, ‘Boris’ and 2 virals for Sony Ericsson for the German Market.