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Matthias Winckelmann

Director DesigneR ARTIST


Matthias Winckelmann is a Berlin-based Director, VR & Motion Designer, 3D Artist and experimental filmmaker. He is Partner and Director at the ZEITGUISED-infused creative ensemble foam Studio (

Throughout his career, he has had the privilege to work amongst the best in the creative industry in London, Berlin, Frankfurt, Shanghai and Los Angeles. Beside his role as a designer & director, Matthias is also Co-Founder of Solyi, an international collective dedicated to creative communication between the west and the east, and FUMO, an annual Shanghai-based Design & Motion Conference.

Publications / Presentations

  • Writer for Digital Production Magazine, "Versus!" in edition 01:2017
  • Guest speaker at Ars Electronica 2016, Symposium Expanded Animation
  • Guest speaker at FMX Stuttgart, 2015
  • Guest speaker at MAXON London Training Day, 2014
  • Guest speaker at MAXON Usermeeting Hamburg, 2014
  • Guest speaker at VIEW Conference Italy 2013
  • Author of the MAXON Global Teaching Guidelines for Motion Design
  • Stashmedia #95
  • Schirn Mag – Kunsthalle Frankfurt
  • Jahrbuch Immersiver Medien, FH Kiel