Found in a trashcan in the suburbs of a small Chinese city, she is now living in Hilversum, the Netherlands.
Trained as an animator and illustrator, BINS is not afraid to look further than her medium, if the concept demands it. Reoccurring themes of her work are visualizing experiences and feelings.
Graduated with a multi-media installation about the erotic theater of the Phone Sex operator.
BINS started her Premaster in Gender studies at the University of Utrecht in 2016.
Mail me about anything animation, gender or coffee related at:
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Motion Graphic designer, vormgever and editor at OUTtv
Festivalleader Roze Filmdagen
"Hallo met Kyoko", exposition at the Media Art Friesland, THIS DECEMBER!
Nominated for the Young Masters Award
"Hallo met Kyoko", SIGN x MurMur Event
Pre-master Genderstudies at the University of Utrecht
Graduated from the Minerva Academie
Marketing and animation internship at the ING Bank
Animation internship at Hoving
Promotion Trailer, TEDx Youth Groningen (Animation)
Start Minor Art and Technology, Minerva Academy Groningen
Visual Guide to Tinder Men (Visual Essay)
Morning Person (Short animation) with Sophie Spendel
Character Design for information, VVN Netherlands
Bureaucratic Confession Booth, the Night of Art and Science, Groningen
Exposition Illustration 57, Groningen
Flippable Field, with Marlies Draaisma, Second prize Gasterra Energize Award (public&jury)
Start specialization Illustration, Minerva Academy Groningen
Start Communication Design, Minerva Academy Groningen
Founded ICU Foundation, Groningen (External Communication)
Honours Program, Start International Communication and Marketing, Hanze Hogeschool Groningen
Start International Communication and Marketing, Hanze Hogeschool Groningen
Exchange Year Tokyo, Japan. Studied at Bunkyo Gakuin Girl's High school. Rotary Youth Exchange
Exchange Nice, France