Roman Strijbos

0031 6 4211 67 97
Based in Amsterdam


Freelance experience


I always work on creative freelance jobs ranging from directing film to color correction, design and art direction. For more information about these projects please check out my portfolio.


Work Experience


2017-2018 I worked at Youngworks as an art director / copywriter. Youngworks is an ad agency in Amsterdam specialized in advertising for youngsters.


2014-2017 I worked as a personal homework tutor at the Onderwijskamer. I helped high school students out with their planning for school, homework and hard subjects.


2015 – 2016 I worked at Studio Kakhiel, an ad agency from famous illustrator Kakhiel. I worked on all kinds of projects as a designer and an art director.


In the winter of 2011 I worked as a ski instructor in Tirol, Austria. I learned little kids how to be a badass skier.





2010 graduated at ‘Het Vossius Gymnasium’ in Amsterdam.


2016 Graduated at the Willem de Kooning Academy in Rotterdam on the department of graphic design. I got a 10 for my graduation project.





I am a computer wizard (Photoshop, Indesign, Illustrator, Premiere, After Effects, Cinema 4D, Ableton Live, Logic Pro, Arduino, some programming, etc.).

I speak Dutch, English, German.

I make music.



Recent achievements


I Graduated with a 10 for my end project at the WdKA!


My work got featured at Dutch Design Week 2016 in Eindhoven.


I got nominated for ‘Drempelprijs’ 2016 award, a prize for the best graduates of 2016 at the WdKA. I made it into the top 3.


In august 2016 my work got picked to be shown at the well known Ron Mandos Gallery being part of the ‘Best of Graduates 2016’ show.


My music video premiered on NOISEY (VICE) and got showcased at ZEFIR7 by BNO.


My work got featured on multiple media like ‘Het Parool’ and ‘SSBA Salon’.



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