Studio ZijspanGraphic Design »

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To contact us:
Deimion van der Sloot
Hidde Meulenbeek Studio September


Hidde Meu­len­beek and Deimion van der Sloot grad­u­ated simul­ta­ne­ously at the Utrecht School of the Arts in 2010 as Graphic Design­ers. Since then they work under the name Stu­dio Zijs­pan for dif­fer­ent clients and like to ini­ti­ate their own projects.
Besides tra­di­tional graphic design Stu­dio Zijs­pan is con­stantly look­ing for inter­est­ing niches between design, per­for­mance, instal­la­tion and film.

Stu­dio Zijs­pan is an active mem­ber of ‘Col­lec­tief Wijkwinkel’

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2010 Bach­e­lor of Design – Hogeschool voor de Kun­sten Utrecht
2009 Graphic Design intern­ship – Arjan Groot, Ams­ter­dam
2009 Graphic Design intern­ship – Roel Wouters, Ams­ter­dam
2008 Work­shop Screen­print­ing – Hogeschool voor de Kun­sten Utrecht
2007 Work­shop Book­bind­ing – Manuel Krumpers, Utrecht
2007 Work­shop Pho­tog­ra­phy – Niels Stomps, Utrecht




2014 ‘Halftone-Shifting’ (solo)  –  Alfred ve dvore, Praag
2014 ‘Ams­ter­dams Grafisch Ate­lier 55 jaar’ (group) – AGA, Ams­ter­dam
2013 ‘Per­for­ma­tive print­ing exer­cises’ (group) – Truh­larna, Praag
2012 ‘Nota­tions 21 Euro­pean Tour’ (group) – Musiques Démesurées Fes­ti­val, Cler­mont
2011 ‘Mys­te­ri­ous pro­duc­tion of eggs’ (solo) – Vrouw met Baard, Utrecht & MIADA, Chongqing
2011 ‘Mean­while in China’ (group) – Mod­ern Inter­na­tional Arts and Design Acad­emy, Chongqing
2011 ‘Black and White are not col­ors’ (group) – Ship of Fools, Den Haag
2008 ‘Fan­club’ (group) – Acad­e­m­ie­ga­lerie, Utrecht


2013 Fontanel Mag­a­zine  – ‘Goed Bezig’
2013 – ‘Best web­site’
2011 Chongqing Daily  – ‘The mys­te­ri­ous pro­duc­tion of eggs’
2010 NRC Next, Het Parool, Alge­meen Dag­blad, Dag­blad van het Noor­den – ‘Linkse Hobby’
2010 In-house pub­li­ca­tion – ‘Dis­cover design with me’
2008 Acad­e­miege­larie – ‘Fan­club’
2008 Items Mag­a­zine – ‘The invis­i­ble designer’

Lec­tures & workshops

2013 Lec­ture ‘Open­ing Shots’ – KAPITAAL, Utrecht
2012 Lec­ture ‘Warn­ing the future’ – GUACA, Ams­ter­dam
2011 Teacher Mul­ti­me­dia Design – Mod­ern Inter­na­tional Arts and Design Acad­emy, China
2011 Teacher Image Analy­sis – Mod­ern Inter­na­tional Arts and Design Acad­emy, China
2011 Lec­ture ‘How to start a Graphic Design stu­dio’ – Tech­nol­ogy and Busi­ness Uni­ver­sity, China
2011 Work­shop ‘Graphic Rev­o­lu­tion’ – Rien­t­jes MAVO, Maarsen
2010 Lecture/performance ‘Stu­dio A+B’ – ZEFIR7, The­ater Zee­belt, BNO Kring Den Haag