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Filip Sterckx(1985, Leuven) is a director and visual artist. He got his master degree in Animation Film in 2007 at Sint Lukas Brussels. During his studies he developed a unique animation technique. His graduation short film "Stroom", a combination of live action and animation, was selected at several prestigious festivals in Europe, such as the International Film Festival Rotterdam (Prix UIP Nominee), Hamburg International Short Film Festival, International Short Film Festival Leuven, Paris Tout-Court, …
He managed to get funding from the Flemish Audiovisual Fund to develop his new short film.
Since 2006 he started to create installations based on his experiments in animation film. In februari 2009 he had his first exposition at the Kulturama Festival Leuven. His installation 'Peepshow' was selected for 'Open M' and the final of 'De Canvascollectie/La Collection RTBF'. His work has been shown at Museum M, TedX Maastricht, Bozar Brussels, ... 'Peepshow' won the audience award of 'De Canvascollectie/La Collection RTBF 2012'.
Together with Antoon Verbeeck and Aitor Biedma he created Skullmapping (skullmapping.com), a collective specialized in large-scale projections. Their work has been shown at Contour Festival Mechelen, Grote Markt Antwerp (NYE), Leuven in Scène, ...
He directed several videoclips and commercials, for bands like Bodyspasm and Eat Lions (Tim Vanhamel).
In 2004 he teamed up with Benjamin De Wael and created Eyescream. In 2006 they won the audience award at the International VJ-competition Visual Sensations at Paradiso, Amsterdam. He has also created (live)visuals for different dance and theatre pieces.