VRHAM! 2018, Skip City Int'l D-Cinema Festival 2017, Animafest Zagreb 2017 - CANNES NEXT 2017 - Houston Cinema Arts Festival 2016 - Fulldome UK 2016 - Filmtage Lübeck 2016 - CURRENTS New Media, Santa Fe - IPS Fulldome Festival, Brno - Immersive Festival 2016, Madrid - European Media Art Festival 2016 - Kaleidoscope VR (Amsterdam) - IMERSA SUMMIT 2016 - Immersive Filmfestival 2015, Espinho -Award for Best Soundtrack - IFSV 2015, Japan - B3 Biennale, Frankfurt 2015 - KLIK Animationfestival Amsterdam 2015 - FANTOCHE,Baden 2015 - Honourable Mention at Fulldome Festival, Jena 2015- Holland Animation Film Festival, 2015
Houston Cinema Arts Festival 2016 - Filmzeit Kaufbeuren 2016, CINANIMA 2016, BURONALE 2016, Animateka 2015, ANIMA 2015, VAFI 05, Croatia, Special Jury Award at The Taiwan International Children’s Film Festival 2014, Animpact Choice Best of Best 2013, exhibited @ Kunsthal Aarhus (DK), Anima Mundi Gallery 2013, WRO Media Art Biennale, selected Panorama Annecy 2013, nominated Grand Prize for Dutch Animation, HAFF 2013, interview Third Prize @ Linoleum, Festival of Contemporary Animation and Media Art, Moscow. KLIK, Amsterdam Animation Festival, CINANIMA.PL, KUKI, Berlin, content on demonstrations of 4K projection by CineGrid.org
Dutch Pavillon, World Expo Shanghai, Noordbrabants Museum, Den Bosch, NL, Holland Animation Film Festival, Utrecht. Part of content on demonstrations of 4K projection by CineGrid.org, ANIMA 2015, Brussels
2017 Kickstarter for print BIOSCOPE. 2016 Filmfonds development for BIOSCOPE. In 2015 the Dutch Funding for the Arts 'Stimuleringsfonds' and the Dutch Filmfund support the production of FEBRUAR. A 360° animated landscape. In 2014 The Dutch Filmfund supports the development of FEBRUAR. In 2011 the Dutch Artfund supported the production of [mu:stərman]. Handelingen received financial aid from the Dutch Artfund (BKVB) and the Dutch Filmfund. In 2009, Maarten got a stipend as external participant of the Netherlands Institute for Animation Film.
Maarten Isaäk de Heer was born the 18th of august 1977 in Diepenveen>, NL. Father of four sons. Now working and living in Berlin. Studied fine arts at Minerva Academy in Groningen, Kungliga Konsthoegskolan in Stockholm and Atelier Luxus in Berlin. Since 2002 specialized in tradigital 2D animation, digital painting, gardening, directing christmas plays, full dome landscapes and 360° animation.