Jan Werkt (translated as Jan Works) has been working as an illustrator and designer for a varied assortment clients, both large and small. When Jan gets down to work with scissors and paper, he's at his happiest. He creates his own world from colored paper and recycled materials. His three-dimensional collages reveal his passion for vintage toys, old-timers and modernist architecture. After assembling his installations with angelic patience, he'll often photograph them and sometimes even photoshop them. He mixes retro with neo and new using a fine sense of humour. You can't help but smile when looking at his creative concoctions.
Recent projects include work for Kapitein Winokio, the Belgian band "A Brand" and an animation movie for the shows of Belgian stand-up comedian Alex Agnew. What both Aliki and Malvina like about Jan Werkt? The way his eyes twinkle when he talks about his work. The genuine glee he feels and transmits about his craft. If you're curious for more, take a look at his wonderful website.