Linde Faas is born in the Netherlands. She has always been fascinated with movement and the meaning of sound. After studying animation at Sint Joost Art academy (Breda) she graduated and received the Sint Joost Academy Award for her graduation film ‘Volgens de Vogels’/‘According to Birds’. At the Holland Animation Film Festival (HAFF) the film won the first prize in the student competition. Accept for making animation films she also likes to make drawings and write texts. She has a special fascination for the concept of silence. This is what she tries to explore in her films and drawings. Also nature is a very important theme in her work.
With ‘Volgens de Vogels’/‘According to Birds’ she won the Artist-in-Residence Award of quartier21/MQ at Tricky Women 2010.
She´ll stay in Vienna till the end of May.